Solid Waste Collection Worker (Bulky) Print (http://agency.governmentjobs.com/sanantoniotx/jobbulletin.cfm?jobID=3699828&sharedWindow=0) Apply Solid Waste Collection Worker (Bulky) Salary $16.02 HourlyLocation TX 78216, TXJob Type4A Full-TimeDepartmentSolid Waste ManagementJob Number2022-02396Closing9/13/2022 11:59 PM Central Grant FundedNoFLSA StatusNon-ExemptDescription
Job SummaryUnder immediate supervision, is responsible for collection of commercial and residential refuse on assigned routes. Disposes of garbage, recyclables, brush and other materials at appropriate City disposal sites. Working conditions are primarily outside with frequent exposure to temperature extremes, dust; damp/wet surfaces, and high noise level. Exercises no supervision.Work Location1800 Wurzbach Parkway Work Schedule7:45 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.; Tuesday - Friday & Saturday 7:45 a.m. -12:45 p.m. Essential Job FunctionsPicks up, carries, and empties garbage cans, recycling bins and brush into trucks without damage to containers, which includes frequently lifting and carrying bins and materials weighing 40 pounds.
Picks up debris and other refuse and places in proper collection vehicle.
Returns garbage cans and recycling bins to their original location.
Operates mechanism for loading and dumping into collection vehicle.
Directs driver in backing truck at all times.
Provides customer service by answering questions from the general public.
Ensures that safety apparel is worn and safety practices and procedures are followed.
Performs related duties and fulfills responsibilities as required.
Job RequirementsSix (6) months of experience in the performance of manual labor.
Valid Class 'C' Texas Driver's License.
Applicant InformationIf selected for this position, official transcripts, diplomas, certifications and licenses must be submitted at the time of processing. Unofficial transcripts and copies of other relevant documents may be attached to the application for consideration in advance.
Please be advised that if selected for this position, information regarding employment history as it relates to the qualifications of the position will be needed for employment verification. Applicants claiming military service to meet the experience requirement for this position may attach a DD214 to the application.
Unless otherwise stated, applicants are permitted to substitute two years of related full-time experience for one year of higher education or one year of related higher education for two years of experience in order to meet the minimum requirements of the job. One year of full-time experience is defined as 30 or more hours worked per week for 12 months. One year of higher education is defined as 30 credit hours completed at an accredited college or university.
Applicants selected for employment with the City of San Antonio in this position must receive satisfactory results from pre-employment drug testing and background checks. If required for the position, a physical, motor vehicle record evaluation, and additional background checks may be conducted.
Knowledge, Skills, and AbilitiesKnowledge of safe work practices and procedures.
Knowledge of proper lifting techniques and practices.
Ability to learn to drive a large commercial vehicle.
Ability to learn City streets.
Ability to understand instructions.
Ability to establish and maintain a cooperative working relationship with co-workers, supervisors and the general public.
Ability to work in adverse weather conditions.
Ability to perform heavy manual labor for extended periods.
Ability to perform all physical requirements of the position, with or without accommodations
Benefits InformationThe City of San Antonio (CoSA) strives to provide a competitive compensation and benefit package to attract and retain a highly skilled workforce. To accomplish this, CoSA offers subsidized health care benefits for active and retired employees, paid disability benefits, paid life insurance, as well as automatic participation in a pension program which is currently matched two to one.For more detailed information, please click on the following link to view Benefits offered by the City of San Antonio:http://www.sanantonio.gov/hr/employeeinformation/benefits/index.aspNote: Part-Time, Temporary, and non-City positions are not eligible for CoSA Benefits.
Holiday and Leave benefits for Pre-K 4 SA positions may be different than what is listed at the above link.
Additional InformationThe City Of San Antonio is an Equal Opportunity/Reasonable Accommodation Employer. This means that the City does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, sex (gender), age, disability, national origin, genetic information, or sexual orientation. All individuals are encouraged to apply and compete for jobs with the City of San Antonio.If you require assistance at any stage of the application process due to a disability, please contact the Human Resources Department (https://www.sanantonio.gov/Hr/About/ContactUs?sendto=HR) so that accommodations may be made to meet your needs. Our telephone number is 210-207-8705 and our fax number is 210-207-2285.