Recycling Assistant

 

POSITION: Recycling Assistant

 

Incumbent serves as the Recycling Assistant, responsible for assisting in the daily operation of the Columbus/Bartholomew Recycling Center and related facilities. These duties will require 40 hours of service per week. Working hours include Saturdays and may vary Monday through Friday as workloads fluctuate.

Essential Responsibilities:


     • Responsible for the receipt of recyclables from private residents, businesses, and municipalities including unloading materials, screening for contaminants, and distributing accurate information to customers. 

 

     • Responsible for assisting in the processing of all materials received at the Recycling Center. This may include but is not limited to bailing, weighing, loading, crushing, flattening, and separation. Pre-processing preparation (hand sorting, contaminant removal) is required.


     • Responsible for the proper storage and loading of unprocessed and processed recyclables of the Recycling Center.


     • Assists with maintaining a record of materials received, processed, and sent to market.


     • Assists with the proper housekeeping of the grounds and buildings of the Recycling Center and Warehouse as well as the general maintenance of equipment.


     • Assists in the routine operation of Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) Collection Program to receive and process material from residents including the processing and shipping of material.


     • Assists in the routine operation of the Electronics Recycling Program and routine operation of other programs of activity (i.e. Teacher Reuse, Adopt-A-Road) and other facilities (Landfill, Commercial                   Cardboard Program, Yard Waste Site) as needed.

 

Minimum Qualifications: A high school diploma with experience in recyclables processing, warehouse operations, scheduling, and inventory is preferred. Ability to effectively work with the public is required. A mechanical aptitude and the ability to operate equipment (including but not limited to a baler and fork truck, etc.) is required; Must pass a routine drug screening test.

 

Personal Work Relations: Ability to deal tactfully and responsively with the general public and the ability to work in harmony with other employees and supervisors.

 

Working Conditions: Incumbent performs a wide variety of activities including unloading/sorting, processing, and loading of recyclables. Policy and guidance is provided by the Recycling Supervisor and Director as per the District Board of Directors.

 

This job posting is intended to be a general summary of job content. It should not be construed to be an exhaustive listing of the job duties or requirements.


Salary: $11.96/hr.- $12.46/hr.


Submit Applications to District Office, 720 South Mapleton Street, Columbus, IN 47201 by end of business on Monday, October 16th, 2017.


AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

 

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Emergency 911 Dispatcher

The Bartholomew County 911 Emergency Operations Center has a current opening for a Full-Time Emergency 911 Dispatcher.
Emergency 911 Dispatchers are Public Safety Professionals with the primary assignment of performing work in the protection of life and property through emergency communications.
Emergency 911 Dispatchers are required to:
     • Answer incoming emergency telephone communication lines and acquire pertinent information for dispatching emergency response groups.
     • Dispatch appropriate police, fire, rescue and emergency medical response agencies to emergency situations.
     • Provide medical instructions (as needed) prior to the arrival of medical personnel.
     • Manage radio communications.
     • Operate a Computer Aided Dispatch System (CAD).
     • Maintain the status of all police units, emergency response agencies and command personnel during emergency situations.
     • Maintain appropriate certifications.
Emergency 911 Dispatchers must:
     • Be calm and even-tempered
     • Be decisive
     • Be able to process incomplete information, quickly assess the situation and provide an appropriate response of emergency agencies
     • Be able to remain emotionally unattached during emergency situations
     • Be able to work independently and as part of a team
     • Be assertive, professional, self-confident and mature
     • Have exceptional speaking and listening skills
     • Be able to show empathy
     • Be Dependable and reliable
Emergency 911 Dispatchers pay scale:
     • Emergency 911 Dispatcher Tier 1: $33,337.64 (starting)
Interested Applicants must:

     • Complete a Bartholomew County Application for Employment
     • Submit a resume along with the job application
       To: Bartholomew County 911 Center
       131 S. Cherry St.
       Columbus, IN 47201
     • Submit to a written typing test, basic skills CAD test, personality test, and a basic listening skills test
     • Pass a criminal history check
     • Pass a background investigation
     • Pass a polygraph test and drug screen

 

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Deputy Sheriff

 

The Bartholomew County Sheriff’s Office is accepting applications for the position of Deputy Sheriff.   Applications will be accepted from April 11 until May 31, 2016.   Applicants must be 21 years of age, have a high school diploma or GED and possess a valid driver’s license.  The preferred applicant will have a minimum of 60 college credit hours from an accredited college and/or equivalent work experience.     Applications may be obtained at the Bartholomew County Sheriff’s Office, 543 2nd Street, Columbus, Indiana 47201 or online below.  Please fill out and submit the application through the attached documentation below

 

pdf Sheriff Employment Application (68 KB)