Open Position: Laborer - Recycling Center

The Town of Brewster seeks applications for the position of Laborer for the Recycling Center. The position performs semi-skilled manual work in supporting the operations of the Recycling Center and the Public Works Department. Duties include but are not limited to; monitoring incoming waste and recycling items, assessing items for proper disposal, and directing customers to the appropriate locations within the facility; loading and operating compactors; sorting recycling; serving as back up to Gatekeeper; participating in snow & ice operations. Operates a variety of equipment, hand tools and machinery. High School diploma or equivalent & 1 year experience in municipal solid waste or recycling center operations preferred, or any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience. This is a 40 hour a week Grade 2 SEIU union position with a starting pay rate of $23.02 - $25.15 per hour, and a work schedule of Thursday through Monday. Excellent benefits package includes paid time off, health insurance, and retirement benefits.  Position is subject to mandatory overtime. Please submit cover letter, resume, and Town employment application to Human Resources at Position open until filled with a priority deadline of 02/03/23. Click here for full job description EEO/AA.