City of O'Fallon
  • 13-May-2021 to Until Filled (CST)
  • Environmental Services
  • O'Fallon, MO, USA
  • $20.43-$21.08 DOQ/E
  • Hourly
  • Part Time

This position performs tasks to ensure the safe, smooth and efficient operation of the Recycling Division of Environmental Services; while providing the best customer service within a friendly atmosphere.


  • Operates a refuse truck to collect refuse, recyclables, yard waste, and bulk waste.
  • Direct residents to the drop off location and inspect incoming vehicle loads.
  • Inspect residential recycle carts to identify possible contamination.
  • Documents quality issues and works with supervisor to improve the recycling program.
  • Help to educate residents on proper recycling techniques.
  • Communicate effectively to respond to resident questions and concerns related to processes and procedures involving recyclables.
  • Operate and perform minor maintenance to light equipment, power tools, and motorized equipment.
  • Perform general cleaning with power scrubber and hand tools.
  • Looks for and seeks opportunities to assist residents while delivering exceptional customer services.
  • Participate in snow removal operations.
  • Perform general duties to ensure operational safety of equipment and facility.
  • Performs all working compliance with established City safety standards.
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • Knowledge of basic methods, techniques, and equipment used in residential and commercial recyclable collection activities.
  • Knowledge of city and departmental policies associated with the operation and maintenance of city vehicle and related equipment.
  • Knowledge of safety rules and regulations.


  • The candidate shall be at least 18 years of age.
  • High school diploma or GED required.
  • Candidate must be able to frequently lift and / or move up to 50 lbs. and carry it for a reasonable distance; and occasionally lift / or move up to 75 lbs.
  • Must possess excellent communication and customer service skills
  • Skilled in operating and maintaining a variety of tools and light equipment.
  • Possess familiarity with recycling and waste disposal services.
  • Possession of or ability to readily obtain a valid driver's license issued by the State of Missouri for the type of vehicle or equipment operated (Class B CDL with airbrakes)."


If you feel that you would be right for this position in O'Fallon, Missouri, please fill out our initial application. We look forward to meeting you!

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