City of Russell - Sanitation Loader / Recycling Worker

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The City of Russell is seeking professional and community oriented individuals for a full-time Sanitation Loader / Recycling Worker.

The City of Russell is situated at the crossroads of Interstate 70 and US Highway 281. We are a community that is dedicated to family, friends, and neighbors, where generations care for each other. We are One Russell, building a self-reliant future. We are home.

The City of Russell offers a very progressive benefit package. Benefits include vacation and sick leave, uniforms, family health insurance, family dental and vision plans, KPERS retirement program, and several other optional benefit programs.

This position involves light and heavy manual labor tasks associated with solid waste collection and recyclables. Additional responsibilities include sorting recyclables and placement in proper bin or baler for proper processing, and other job-related tasks as assigned. The employee will be provided on-the-job training.

Applicant for this position must possess a high school diploma or G.E.D. and have a valid Driver’s License. Applicants must also establish residency in Russell County 6 months from hire date. Pre-employment drug screening and job placement assessment are required.

Applications and a full job description may be obtained at or at the City of Russell, 133 West 8th, Russell, KS 67665. Completed applications can be submitted in person, online, faxed to 785-483-4397 or emailed to Position open until filled. Applications will be reviewed as received.