Bass Hill Landfill and the LRSWMA office will be closed on Thursday, November 24 for the Thanksgiving holiday. Bass Hill will be open both Friday, November 25 and Saturday, November 26 from 8:30 am to 3:30 pm.
The windstorms that we’ve endured the last few days have really wreaked havoc on Landfill Operations. For the most current closures for Landfill and transfer stations, please call our main number at 530-252-1273 and press “2” at any time during the message to hear the “Weather Closure” message. This weather message gets changed when Bass Hill Landfill or one of the Transfer Stations closes early.
Also, Bass Hill Landfill is only closed on major holidays such as Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, etc. The Landfill is open on holidays such as Columbus Day, Veteran’s Day, President’s Day, etc.
Bass Hill Landfill, the LRSWMA office and all Lassen County offices will be closed on Monday, July 4, 2016. If you have any questions, please contact the LRSWMA office at 530-252-1273.
Bass Hill Landfill is closed today due to high winds. The Landfill will re-open tomorrow at 8:30 am depending on winds. If you have any questions, please call us at 530-252-1273.
The Solid Waste Authority is currently recruiting for a General Support Assistant. This person will provide support at the Authority Office, Outlying Transfers Stations and Bass Hill Landfill. This person must be able to provide basic general office support, work as a backup gatekeeper and Landfill general worker. This is a part-time (Minimum 20 hours per week) Benefitted position.
Inspect trucks and other vehicles hauling refuse to determine type, weight or volume of solid waste material · Measure the size of loads of refuse to be disposed · Operate cash register, record receipts · Identify restricted and/or hazardous materials · Answer questions and complaints from public · Clean up trash and litter, inspect garbage for hazards · Perform Spotting/ Flagging duties · Provide office support such as answering telephones, filing, basic spreadsheet entry · Perform other duties as assigned
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED
Must be at least 18 · Able to pass a background screening · Have a valid CA Driver’s License and own vehicle · Able to work a flexible and on-call schedule including most Saturdays · Willing to drive and work in outlying areas such as Herlong, Spaulding, Wendel and Westwood as well as Susanville · Able to stand for long periods of time · Ability to carry up to 35 lbs
Complete job descriptions and applications are available at the Solid Waste Authority office.
Please apply IN PERSON at the Solid Waste Authority office:
LRSWMA, 170 Russell Ave Suite X, Susanville, CA 96130
(Across from the Fairgrounds office, same strip mall as the Beauty Corral)
Applications will be accepted
until 1:00 pm, June 12, 2015,
only at the Solid Waste Authority office
Did you know that you can recycle your old mercury thermostats right here in Susanville at Western Nevada Supply? They are located at 200 Bella Way, Susanville, CA. Off of Johnstonville road, behind the Post Office. Their number is 530-251-5800.
If you have recently updated your home’s heating and cooling system and have those thermostats sitting in a box, take them down to Western Nevada Supply to be properly recycled!!!! If you aren’t in the Susanville area you can look for a drop off location near you at