MUNICIPAL SERVICES AND OPERATIONS DEPARTMENT SOLID WASTE DIVISION STARTING SALARY: $17.37 PER HOUR RESPONSIBILITIES The Solid Waste Loader will perform a number of routine manual heavy labor tasks in the collection, recycling, and disposal of commercial and residential solid waste (trash, recycling, and yard waste).
This position is responsible for performing such tasks in an efficient, safe, and timely manner.
Additionally, provides cleanup and routine maintenance of the division’s equipment.
QUALIFICATIONS Requires the ability to work holiday shifts and Saturday shifts as scheduled.
Experience in physically demanding labor in the outdoor environment is highly desired.
Must have the ability to lift and carry heavy objects weighing up to 80 pounds constantly throughout the workday and have ability to withstand exposure to extreme and variable weather conditions.
Requires the ability to read, write, speak, and understand the English language, in order to successfully be able to perform the required job duties.
This position requires the possession of, or the ability to obtain, an appropriate valid Commercial Driver’s License.
The successful candidate must pass the background check and post-offer City physical and drug screen.
HOURS Primary work schedule will be Monday through Friday, 6:00AM to 2:30PM.
with a half hour lunch break. As work load demands; may work as early as 5:00AM and as late as 5:00PM, with some overtime, Saturdays, and holidays required.
BENEFITS Health, Dental and Life Insurance: Various dependent on coverage levels available; FREE Well Care Clinic through LMH; free/discounted gym memberships, other wellness benefits/perks.