Solid Waste - Recycling Center Floor Assistant

Job Opening 
Post Date:  06/17/2021
Recycling Center Floor Assistant (Full-Time)
Marshall County Solid Waste

This is responsible labor-intensive work at the recycling center for the Marshall County Solid Waste Department. Activities associated with the job include assisting supervisors and communicating with Single Streamline Recycle employees, receiving and sorting loads of recycled materials and operating a skid loader, forklift, and baling machinery to process and store recycled materials prior to being sold.  Additional activities include separating various types of recycled materials for sale and/or disposal, routine cleaning, and maintenance of the recycling center, maintaining required records and documentation of recycled materials and notifying the appropriate personnel of any problems experienced with recycling machinery or equipment.  Job related duties require good organizational, decision making and interpersonal skills, and sufficient strength and agility to perform the physically demanding aspects of the job.

Necessary Requirements of Work
Graduation from an accredited high school or GED preferred; experience in solid waste/or recycling operations; good interpersonal, organizational, and decision-making skills; and sufficient strength and agility to perform physically demanding aspects of the job in a variety of weather conditions.

Necessary Special Requirements
  • Completion of drug screen and criminal background check.

  • Health, dental, vision and life insurance.  Several BCBSTN health plans are no-cost.
  • Paid sick leave, vacation leave (after 6 months), and bereavement leave.
  • Optional benefits available at reasonable rates.
  • TCRS benefit retirement plan.
  • 401(k)/457(b) retirement plan program

  • Application and Job Description may be picked up from the Marshall County Human Resources Office, 3309 Courthouse Annex, 3rd floor, Lewisburg, TN 37091 or obtain from
  • Completed application and resume will be accepted by the Marshall County Human Resources Office until 07/06/2021 @ 3:00pm.
  • Absolutely no late applications will be accepted.
  • No phone calls please.