This is a description of a staff position at the University of Wyoming, not a job opening announcement. Current job openings can be found at the Prospective Employees page. The following statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities required.
Reports to: Designated Supervisor
UW Job Code: 7244
UW Job Family: 72
SOC Code: 53-7081
Pay Grade: 16
Date: July 01, 2008
Performs garbage and refuse collection, under general supervision, to maintain the University campus according to established safety and sanitation standards.
1 year work-related experience driving a hydraulic dump or sanitation truck
Drive refuse collection truck to and from dumpsite.
Lift and dump receptacle contents into truck.
Attach container to truck and operate hydraulic controls to dump contents into truck.
Operate hydraulic packer to compact refuse.
Dump refuse at sanitary landfill by operating hydraulic controls.
Perform mechanical inspection of dump truck and packer on a daily basis.
Perform scheduled lubrication activities and minor repairs as needed.
Operate snow removal equipment as necessary.
Report damaged and/or unauthorized containers to designated supervisor.
Sanitation truck and outdoor environments; regularly exposed to biological, radiation, and chemical hazards found within standard refuse generated by research and teaching activities; subject to adverse weather seasonally.
Authorized by Classification/Compensation, Human Resources
Employees may be requested to perform job-related tasks other than those specifically presented in this description. Participating in the University's hazardous waste minimization program is part of the job of each employee who uses (or may come in contact with) hazardous materials. Fair Labor Standards Act (exempt/non-exempt) is designated by position. University of Wyoming actively supports Americans with Disabilities Act and will consider reasonable accommodations.