Larimer County Human Resources Solid Waste Gate Attendant TEMP in Fort Collins, Colorado

Larimer County Solid Waste is looking for an enthusiastic and flexibleindividual to join our team!We are looking for a customer service oriented individual who is able to workat the following three sites: Wellington Residential Convenience Center,Berthoud Residential Convenience Center, and the Larimer County Landfill.In this role, you'll be the first point of contact for the public,providing directions and instructions for use of facilities, as well ashandeling monetary transations. This position is ideal for someone who islooking to work on an occasional basis - as this vacancy will serve primarilyas a substitute at these sites as needed.Specifically this position:Unlocks and opens Landfill premises to the public.Greets members of the public using the County's landfill facilities andinspects contents of refuse to be dumped at the landfill.Collects and processes related fees and charges and maintains appropriaterecords and logs.Directs members of the public to various dumping areas within the landfilldepending upon the contents of their refuse.Watches for and notifies appropriate landfill personnel of potential hazardsincluding fires or toxic and flammable chemicals.Ensures that refuse dumped at the landfill complies with County rules andpolicies related to the landfill operations.Secures and locks landfill facilities at closing time.Hand picks litter.May be required to direct traffic at the front gate and/or dump site.Qualifications:One year of experience in a directly related field or in the performance ofsimilar duties and responsibilities.High School diploma or GED required supplemented by some on the job trainingin landfill and cashier operation.An offer of employment is contingent upon the successful completion of apre-employment drug screen. As marijuana is an illegal substance under federallaw, testing positive for marijuana (medical or otherwise) or any othersubstance for which the county tests, will result in the contingent offer ofemployment being revoked. A successful completion of the drug screen isdefined as obtaining a negative result.This posting is "Open until filled" and may close at any time. Once webegin the interview process, we may not consider additional applicantsunless a candidate is not hired from the interview pool.