REFUSE OPERATOR I NON-CAREER

  • City of Long Beach, CA
  • Long Beach, California
  • Mar 17, 2020
Part Time Public Works
  • Salary: $18.05 - $24.69 Hourly USD

Job Description

DESCRIPTION

The Environmental Services Bureau of the Department of Public Works is seeking Refuse Operator I Non-Career employees to assist the Refuse Division with the collection and disposal of municipal waste. Non-Career employees are allowed a maximum of 1600 work hours available over a 12-month period, and are considered temporary, at-will employees who are not typically eligible for benefits. However, non-career employees may qualify for health coverage and sick leave accruals subject to applicable federal and state provisions.


EXAMPLES OF DUTIES

  • Empties refuse containers;
  • Lifts, carries, and removes large or bulky items;
  • Sets compaction blade to ensure capacity loading;
  • Washes and cleans truck and truck beds;
  • Refers customer complaints to supervisor;
  • Reports unsatisfactory conditions of refuse containers;
  • May operate a refuse collection truck;
  • May be assigned to special events, collections, or details;
  • Performs other related duties as required.


REQUIREMENTS TO FILE

  • A valid California Class A or B Commercial Driver License permit;
  • A clean driving record - Defined as having no more than two moving violations in the previous 12 months, and no convictions for Driving Under the Influence in the previous three years;
  • Ability to: repeatedly climb in and out of a refuse truck, regularly lift and carry up to 60 pounds, and perform strenuous manual labor;
  • Willingness to work various hours and/or shifts including weekends, holidays, overtime, or during emergencies, as required.


SELECTION PROCEDURE

The application process may close at any time and without further notice. Interested applicants must submit completed applications (including a copy of Class A/B Commercial Driver License Permit). Only qualified candidates will be invited to participate in the selection process which will include an interview by a selection panel. Not all applicants will be contacted. Selected candidates will be required to pass a Department of Justice Live Scan background check and a job-related physical examination.

This information is available in an alternative format by request to the Department of Public Works, Personnel Division, at (562) 570-4686. If you require an accommodation because of a disability in order to participate in any phase of the application process, please request when submitting your application or contact the Personnel Division at (562) 570-4686.

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Job Address

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