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C&D Recycling Technician

Date Posted: 10/5/2020

Location: Metro Park East Landfill

Type of Employment: Full Time

Metro Waste Authority is currently recruiting for a Construction & Demolition Recycling Technician at our Metro Park East Landfill located outside of Mitchellville, IA. Under the direction of the Director of Recycling & Diversion, this position is responsible for separating, sorting and processinh recyclable materials. maintaining a neat, orderly, and safe work site and operation at Metro Waste Authority Recycling Operations.

This position requires:

  • Completion of the tenth grade and one year of experience in the operation of motorized construction and maintenance equipment or an equivalent combination in which each additional year of experience may be substituted for one year of education.
    • A valid Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) with job related (Tanker, Air brake and Hazmat) endorsements as required by Iowa Department of Transportation is preferred.
    • Must pass drug test and pre-employment physical after offer of employment. Subject to random alcohol and drug testing. Must maintain insurability standards.

Benefits for this position include paid holidays (12), paid vacation (accrual), paid sick leave (accrual), health, dental, and vision insurance, uniform allowance, deferred compensation match, and Iowa Public Employees’ Retirement System benefits (IPERS).

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Job Application & Resume

A job application is required to apply for this position and a resume and cover letter are recommended. Please download and complete the application using the link below to apply online. Be sure to follow the instructions on the first page of the application form to avoid internet browser issues.

Paper applications are available and can be completed between the hours of 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Metro Park East Landfill (12181 NE University Avenue, Mitchellville).  

This is a full-time position with excellent benefits including IPERS.

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Closing Date: Open until filled.

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