Larimer County Human Resources Landfill Technician I- Temp in Fort Collins, Colorado
The mission of the Larimer County Department of Solid Waste is to supplyintegrated waste management in an environmentally sound manner to the citizensof Larimer County. Our primary emphasis is on quality customer servicesuperior to that normally found in the public sector.We are committed to providing excellence in the services we deliver to thecitizens of Larimer County. We will provide these services in aprofessional, simple and cost effective manner, always maintaining a highstandard of ethics and foresight and never compromising long range needs forshort term benefits.DetailsWe are looking for a skilled and enthusiastic person to join our group ofdynamic professionals!The Landfill Technician I TEMP provides direction to the public using theCounty Landfill facilities. This position also maintains the landfill asnecessary.Specifically this position:Directs traffic on site.Screens waste to keep Greenwaste free of contaminants.Operates pickup trucks, tractors, mowers, vacuum trailer, and vacuum litter.Hand picks litter.General maintenance of landfill shop, fences, and buildings.Performs other duties as appropriate or necessary for performance of the job.Provide professional customer service to clients and public.Effectively respond to conflict situations and people in conflict.Read labels on waste materials.Perform heavy labor in a variety of weather conditions.Learn to operate light equipment.Perform duties independently without close supervision.Work weekends.Qualifications:One year of experience in a directly related field or in the performance ofsimilar duties and responsibilities.High School diploma or GED required.This posting is "Open until filled" and may close at any time. Once webegin the interview process, we may not consider additional applicantsunless a candidate is not hired from the interview pool.