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Sanitary Engineers Office

Solid Waste Operator (Full-Time)

Duties:  Operates TRUX scale house computer system to gather data on customers, vehicles and type, weight and count of materials entering and leaving the facility.  Performs cash transactions associated with inbound and outbound customers.  Balances cash drawer at beginning and completion of shift. Provides information to refuse carriers and general public in person or by telephone.  Operates various types of motorized equipment (e.g. Boom truck, skid steer, tractor, fork lift, pallet jack) and/or similar types of motorized equipment used for Solid Waste operations.  Transports, loads and empties recycling and solid waste receptacles.  May transport recycable material to market.  Performs general labor and maintenance functions.  Inspects, accepts or rejects incoming refuse/materials at the Solid Waste facilities scale house.  Assess, sorts and packages household hazardous and specialty wastes received from customers for shipment. Provides excellent customer service by presenting a professional and pleasant demeanor and appearance.  Flexibility to work duties in the scale house and outside work as an equipment operator.

Candidate must have high school diploma or GED and a minimum of six (6) months experience in operation of motorized equipment. Knowledge  of Solid Waste operations helpful.  Must  perform heavy manual labor, stand on feet for an extended period of time, and ability to work outside during inclement weather and adverse conditions. Ability to work indoors, have computer skills and good customer service skills.  Ability to work between the hours of 5:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday and Saturday 6:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. Willingness and ability to work scheduled and emergency overtime.  Valid Ohio Driver’s License and clean driving record.

Hours: Varying shifts between 5:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. – Monday – Friday and Saturday 6:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. with a rotating day off

Hourly rate:  $15.25/hour with a 180-day probationary period

Apply to:  Medina County Sanitary Engineer
Attn:  Solid Waste Operator
791 W. Smith Road
Medina, OH  44256
dsrodek@medinaco.org

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