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Solid Waste Facility Attendant

Town of Alton
Employment Opportunity

FACILITY ATTENDANT. Are you looking to work in a great community? The Town of Alton is accepting applications for the position of Facility Attendant. This position reports to the Solid Waste Superintendent and will work at the Transfer Station located on Hurd Hill Road.

Duties and responsibilities will include working on a variety of operations from operating a loader, skid-steer, truck scales, working with a compactor, baler, all power and hand tools and other equipment as needed. Attendant will also be assisting with snow removal, recycling, and assisting the public as needed with recyclables and solid waste. This attendant may assist in hazardous waste collection, seasonal law care, enforcing the rules, and perform other duties specified, directed, or needed.

Recommended requirements for the ideal candidate is to have some experience in operating heavy equipment and recycling equipment; or any equivalent combination of education and experience, which demonstrates possession of the required knowledge, skills, and abilities. There are trainings held twice (2) a year for certification of truck scales.

This is a full-time position with a work schedule of Friday – Monday, ten (10) hours per day. Starting hourly rate is $14.93 and may be negotiable depending on prior municipal or solid waste experience and will be reviewed after a probationary period. Overtime is only on an as-needed basis. The position includes a competitive benefit package to include, Health Insurance, Dental Insurance, Life Insurance and New Hampshire Retirement. Accepting applications until the position is filled. EOE. For detailed information, please refer to the job description at www.alton.nh.gov. A cover letter shall be submitted with a completed application, which can be found on the Town of Alton website, may be submitted via the following methods:

Mail: Attn: Shannon Hart, Secretary
Selectmen’s Office
Alton Town Hall
PO Box 659
Alton, NH 03809

Drop Off: Selectmen’s Office 1 Monument Square

Email: secretary@alton.nh.gov

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