Landfill Attendant


DEPARTMENT:                                Environmental Health (Vale, OR)
POSITION STATUS:                        Part Time (19.0 hrs/wk Tuesday, Thursday& Saturday)
SALARY:                                            $9.86/hr
BENEFITS:                                        Retirement, life insurance and prorated health insurance
APPLICATION DEADLINE:              November 23, 2009 at 5pm
JOB DUTIES: Responsible for opening and closing the landfill; answering inquiries of customers regarding landfill use and fees; collecting money, making change and providing customers with receipts; assess fees as determined by loads; operate landfill scale; direct vehicles to disposal area; check loads for materials with special fees such as tires, appliances, batteries, chemicals, etc.
SCREENING REQUIREMENTS: One year experience in a general clerical or cashier position with knowledge of basic mathematics. Ability to meet and deal effectively with the public; operate a calculator, count cash and make change accurately; follow oral and written instructions; work independently with little supervision; ability to recognize certain hazardous materials. Background checks will be completed.