Landfill Spotter

  • City of Grand Prairie, TX
  • Grand Prairie, Texas
  • Jan 01, 2022
Full Time Sanitation and Solid Waste
  • Salary: $11.77 - $17.98 Hourly USD

Job Description

Job Summary

The purpose of this position is to ensure trash is deposited appropriately in the landfill. This is accomplished by providing instructions to the public. Other duties include maintaining the convenience area.

This position is required to work on Saturdays.

Essential Job Functions

  • Provides instructions to the public by directing the public to the correct location to place trash; communicating with the front gate area; and observing the unloading of recyclables.
  • Maintains the convenience area by picking up debris; and ensuring the area remains clean


Minimum Qualifications

  • Work requires the ability to read and understand written instructions, to understand simple processes and the routine operation of machines. Level of knowledge equivalent to less than high school or equivalency.
  • No experience required
  • Valid Texas Class C Driver's License, Waste Screening Certification
  • Ability to recognize meaning of common two- or three-syllable words. Ordinarily, such education is obtained in elementary school up to high school. However, it may be obtained from experience and self-study.
  • Ability to perform the four basic arithmetic operations. Ordinarily, such education is obtained in elementary school up to high school. However, it may be obtained from experience and self-study.
  • Ability to write simple sentences containing subject, verb, and object, and/or series of numbers, names, and addresses. Ordinarily, such education is obtained in elementary school up to high school. However, it may be obtained from experience and self-study.
  • The employee normally performs the duty assignment after receiving detailed instructions as to methods, procedures, and desired end results with little room for deviation. Close and constant review is given.
  • No responsibility for the direction or supervision of others.
  • Normal tasks require use of definite procedures, with little deviation. Work requires little or no analysis or judgment.
  • Discussion Frequent: From 21% to 50% of work time.

Closing Date/Time: Continuous

Special Instructions

Continuous

Job Address

Grand Prairie, Texas United States View Map