Refuse and Recyclable Material Collectors:

Collect and dump refuse or recyclable materials from containers into truck. May drive truck.

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About the Job

Indiana Average Salary $32,050.00
Average Time to Fill 0 days
Typical Education High school equivalency
Typical Experience Over 6 months, up to and including 1 year
10 Year Projected Openings (2016-2026) 2,845
10 Year Expected Percentage Change (2016-2026) 14.02 %

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Skills Profile

Essential (Soft) Skills

Essential Skills to Employers

Attention to Detail
Work Ethic
Oral Communication
Resource Allocation
Following Directions
Information Gathering

Top Job Duties and Responsibilities

Performing General Physical Activities

Police trash, garbage, or recycling along highways and roadways
Move heavy objects in industrial, production, or manufacturing environments
Load shipments, belongings, or materials
Stack containers, materials, or products
Move materials, equipment, or supplies
Place radioactive waste in disposal containers
Climb ladders or vehicles to perform duties
Load/Unload containers, materials, or products

Operating Vehicles, Mechanized Devices, or Equipment

Operate vehicles or material-moving equipment
Drive truck with capacity greater than 3 tons
Drive tractor-trailer truck
Operate lifting equipment such as hoists, winches, or hydraulic booms
Operate material or personnel moving, lifting, loading, or unloading equipment
Drive automobile, van, or light truck

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