Village of Skokie
Job Description
The Village of Skokie is now accepting applications for the position of full time Refuse Collector. Works on the refuse packer trucks to load garbage from refuse carts via hydraulically controlled tippers and collects staged rubbish. Individuals are responsible for seeing that refuse is collected in an efficient and effective manner.  Reports any observed garbage ordinance violations to the supervisor. Assists with minor maintenance of the trucks and responsible for keeping the truck clean.  Assists in the maintenance of the refuse cart system inventory. Also assists in general landscaping, litter control, building maintenance projects, and snow & ice removal operations, as needed.

High School diploma or G.E.D. required. Must possess valid driver’s license and have the ability to obtain a Class B Illinois CDL within 3 months of hire. Must be in good physical condition and able to work in all outdoor weather conditions. General knowledge of tools used in maintenance and construction helpful. Individuals in this position are subject to random alcohol and drug testing.

Starting FT annual salary: $52,764.

To be considered for this position you MUST submit a completed Application for Employment to: Village of Skokie, Personnel Office, 5127 Oakton Street, Skokie, IL 60077, or email to by December 19, 2018.  Applications are available on the Employment Opportunities page at  Faxes are not accepted.
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