Recycler I/Gate Attendant

Are you a reliable and customer-focused individual who prefers to work part-time?  If so- apply today for the City of Keene’s Recycler I/Attendant (Gate) position in the Public Works Department! 

Specific duties include, but are not limited to:

• Responsible for the operation of the computerized scale system to track inbound and outbound material to the landfill and recycling/transfer station.

• Maintain the backup log system to track inbound and outbound material to the landfill and recycling center.

• Provide directions to users of the construction and demolition debris drop-off area, scrap metal drop-off area, compost and brush drop-off area, public drop-off area and other solid waste services for those who have brought items and materials in for disposal.

• Conduct non-cash business transactions with customers.

• Assist customers providing information regarding disposal standards or requirements.

• Frequent public contact and customer education required.

• Other recycling duties as required.

Pay and Benefits:

During the probationary period, the pay rate for this position ranges from $16.09- $17.57 per hour.  Upon successful completion of the probationary period, this position will move to the regular pay schedule which consists of pay steps and hourly rates ranging from $17.79- $21.21 per hour.  The City of Keene also offers part-time regular employees the following benefits: earned time, a retirement plan and employee discounts!

This position offers you 21 hours per week with a schedule as follows: Thursdays and Fridays 7am-3pm and Saturdays 8am-1pm.  

Minimum Qualifications:

High school diploma or GED; or one to three months’ related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.  State of NH Weighmaster License required to obtain within three months of employment.  Customer-focused experience is preferred.  The employee will frequently lift and/or move 10-25 lbs and occasionally 75-100 lbs.

Apply online: https:/ Applications will be accepted on an ongoing basis until an adequate pool of candidates is received.  Confirmation that your application has been successfully submitted and received will be sent via email.

Job Description: Recycler I/Gate Attendant

The City of Keene is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

City of Keene
Close Date: 
Wednesday, July 31, 2024
$17.79- $21.21 per hour