Transports and unloads collected materials to designated locations both on and off campus; drives and operates a packer truck, dump truck, fork lift, skid loader and similar types of motorized equipment in order to collect, haul and move solid waste, hard trash and recyclable materials; manually loads solid waste, hard trash and recyclable materials into or onto these motorized vehicles; operates an articulating loader to fill open top boxes with solid waste or recycling materials; empties and washes totes in the recycling warehouse; sorts recycling materials; completes Daily Collection/Activity Log; performs other duties as needed; may work alone or with a helper; performs other duties as assigned; works 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., but is subject to changes in shift, hours, days, and/or location as operations dictate; may work overtime.
In accordance with the Disaster Preparedness and University State of Emergency Policy 6.17 this position has been designated as a standby position.
7th grade education or higher; 300 hours of training in operation and maintenance of heavy equipment (or three months of experience); possession of and ability to maintain valid driver’s license and Class B Commercial Driver’s License.
Experience using phones, radios and pagers; experience driving refuse collection equipment and collecting refuse; knowledge of safety procedures.
Target Salary: $16.08 - $24.12 Hourly
Job Category: Civil Service
Job Appointment (FTE%):
The Ohio State University is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation or identity, national origin, disability status, and protected veteran status.
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