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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

  • Remove trees and debris.
  • Remove hazardous materials.
  • Inspects trucks prior to beginning routes to ensure safe operating conditions.
  • Refuels trucks and adds other necessary fluids, such as oil.
  • Drives to disposal sites to empty trucks that have been filled.
  • Drives trucks along established routes through residential streets and alleys, or through business and industrial areas.
  • Operates equipment that compresses the collected refuse.
  • Operates automated or semi-automated hoisting devices that raise refuse bins and dump contents into openings in truck bodies.
  • Dismounts garbage trucks to collect garbage and remounts trucks to ride to the next collection point.
  • Communicates with dispatchers concerning delays, unsafe sites, accidents, equipment breakdowns, and other maintenance problems.
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Garbage Collector

  • Help pick up and empty garbage from business districts
  • Help unload garbage at dump sites
  • Remove excess trash and debris from pick up sites
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