Job Opportunities

Get paid to recycle!

Looking for a high-energy, positive work environment with great coworkers and great perks? Island Return It is looking for Customer Service/Recycling Representatives to join our team.



Island Return It is a family owned and operated recycling business, and we’ve been greening up our communities since 1995.



To make recycling and returning easy. Since Day One, we’ve been bringing recycling out of the dark ages with bright, clean, well-organized and centrally-located recycling centres on the Island.

By making recycling painless, we’re encouraging more people to do their part, and it’s working… Since we opened, Island Return It has collected and recycled over 1 billion containers—a feat we’re pretty proud of!



Job description

Our Customer Service/Recycling representative are the backbone of our operation. They’re the go-to folks to get ‘er done! In this fast-paced role, there’s lots of variety – you’ll be helping customers, counting, sorting, working the return till and keeping our facilities

Why our team members tend to stick around long-term:

  • Competitive pay, benefits, bonuses & company Christmas event.
  • A fun, lively atmosphere with awesome colleagues.
  • Your job is a workout – no gym membership required!

You’ll fit in at Island Return It if:

  • You have solid basic math skills (yep, there are some numbers involved).
  • You can lift up to 30 lbs safely and like to be physically active at work.
  • You’re a multi-tasker and team player who’s organized, reliable, keen, and works hard!


We want our team to love what they do, provide an awesome customer experience, and have a lot of fun doing it while saving the planet!

If you’re interested in being part of our mission to make communities (and the planet) greener, send us your resume or drop by in-person – we’d love to meet you!

Apply in person with your resume and to fill out an application form at:

  • Island Return It South Cowichan : 1 Part-time