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Refuse Collector


Posted: Mar. 9, 2018

End Date: Mar. 23, 2018

The City of Covington is currently accepting applications for the position of Refuse Collector in the Recycling Department with an annual entry level rate of $25,521.60 to an annual maximum rate of $38,584.00 depending upon qualifications. An employee in this class is responsible for the collection of all types of refuse and loading it into collection vehicles. Work involves heavy manual labor and includes the responsibility for the safe and efficient operation of automotive and/or related equipment. Minimal education and experience qualifications include graduation from high school and/or GED equivalent. Must possess a valid State Driver’s License and have a good driving record for last three years. Ability to read and write English; experience in using heavy refuse collection truck and equipment operation, and in laboring work; or any combination of education and experience.  Qualified applicants may apply via our website by downloading an application packet at www.cityofcovington.org or may apply in person at the City of Covington, 2194 Emory Street, Covington, Georgia 30014. Position will remain open until 4:00 p.m. on Friday, March 23, 2018.  The City of Covington is an Equal Opportunity Employer.