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Garbage Collectors are in charge for collecting and removing waste and recyclable materials for further processing. Typical job duties listed on a Garbage Collector example resume are operating waste collection vehicles, following the designated route, collecting refuse, and reporting to supervisors. Based on our collection of resume samples in the field, essential skills include physical fitness, stamina, being able to manage the related occupational hazards, teamwork, and time management. No formal education is required for this role.

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Garbage Collector

  • Prepared reports for any defective equipment in trucks.
  • Assisted in delivery of various containers to all customers.
  • Performed unloading and cleaning of all garbage trucks.
  • Collected and gathered garbage from buildings, businesses, and other facilities.
  • Ensured garbage is removed, transported and disposed of according to set policies and procedures.
  • Maintained and obtained daily records of pick-ups.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
2

Garbage Collector

  • Assisted and helped with the operations of garbage truck.
  • Controlled and operated all equipment in accordance with policies and procedures.
  • Executed and performed daily safety and maintenance checks.
  • Cleaned and maintained trucks as schedules required.
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
3

Garbage Collector

Pick up and transport waste for disposal

  • Ensured garbage and recyclables at residences are picked up and transferred properly
  • Executed impeccable hospitality to each customer
  • Maintained cleanliness and safety of the building and its premises.
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
1
year
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
4

Garbage Collector

  • Collected and gathered garbage from residential neighborhoods
  • Ensured garbage was removed, transported and disposed if in accordance to set policies and procedures
  • Maintained and obtained proper scheduling of garbage collection
  • Maintained and obtained daily records of pick-ups
  • Preformed other duties such as snow removal
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
5

Garbage Collector

Regularly lifted between 25-75 lbs. daily

  • Collected garbage from residential buildings and businesses
  • Carried trash bags, bulk items and containers
  • Operated packing mechanism to compact waste
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
5
months
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
6

Garbage Collector

  • 600 Herbie Curbie daily in rain, sleet, snow, and summer heat.
  • Kept records of garbage pickups.
  • Use hand signal to communicate with other workers or driver.
  • Access walking due to resident being closed together.
  • Carried garbage down for the elderly and handicap.
Candidate Info
20
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
7

Garbage Collector

Drive route and collect garbage

  • Maintain customer relations and problem solve to keep customers happy
  • Class B Drivers License
  • Meet ODOT requirements and standards
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
1
month
at this job
College Preparatory
8

Garbage Collector/temp

Collected garbage on designated routes.

  • Dumped garbage from container onto garbage truck.
  • Operated hoisting device located attached to rear of truck.
  • Fulfill positions at other companies on temporary basis.
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
8
years
at this job
GED
GED
9

Garbage Collector

  • Collected residential and commercial garbage
  • Worked well within time constraints
  • Followed all rules and safety precautions
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
1
year
at this job
10

Garbage Collector/temp

  • Collected garbage on designated routes.
  • Dumped garbage from container onto garbage truck.
  • Operated hoisting device located attached to rear of truck.
  • Fulfill positions at other companies on temporary basis.
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
8
years
at this job
GED
GED

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