Waste And Recycling Worker


Waste And Recycling Worker

PeopleReady of Reading, PA is now hiring Waste And Recycling Workers! 

Apply today and you could start as soon as tomorrow. 

As a PeopleReady associate youll benefit from:

The freedom to work where you want, when you want and as often as you want.

Next-day pay for many of our open positions.

The ability to choose long-term positions for steady work or short-term positions if you just want some extra cash.

The ability to sign up for jobs right from our mobile app, JobStack!

Pay Rate:

The pay rate for this job is $16 – $17 / hour

What youll be doing as a Waste And Recycling Worker:

Riding on the back of garbage or recycling collection truck and collecting solid waste on a designated route

Directing driver when pulling out in traffic and backing up, and directing incoming vehicles to dumping area at solid waste disposal facilities

Knowledge of standardized work routines used for manual tasks and operation of collection vehicles in solid waste operations

Checking operating and safety conditions of vehicles, performing minor servicing, and reporting needed repairs or servicing

Assisting driver with various tasks during waste runs

Available shifts:

Shift Timings: All Available

Job requirements:

Deep knowledge of work routines and procedures in collecting solid waste materials for disposal, reuse, and recycling

Able to lift up to 50 pounds, and able to carry, reach, bend, push, pull, and climb

Flexibility to work in all weather conditions

Ready to take control of the way you work?

Complete our application to join the PeopleReady team today. 


PeopleReady is an equal opportunity employer, and we value diversity. We do not discriminate based on race, religious affiliation, color, national origin, gender, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability, or any other basis protected by law. We will get to know you and connect you with jobs that match your skills, experience and preferences. We work hard every single day to find jobs so each employee has opportunity and variety in their work.

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