Full time seasonal daytime hours: Monday – Friday, 7:00am - 3:00pm
Job Duration: July - November*
*Position limited to 5 months
Under immediate direction, collects household waste and/or yard waste from curbside to assist with increased seasonal demand. Transports collected garbage and/or yard waste to Landfill and dumps load. Cleans and maintains equipment. Drives City trucks on daily assignments. Delivers refuse, recycling and yard waste carts to customers. Conducts self in a manner which promotes and supports diversity and inclusivity in the workplace and community. Performs other related duties as required.
High school diploma or equivalent preferred. Six months of experience in general labor required. Valid driver’s license with a satisfactory driving record required. Must be 18 years of age per Iowa Code 92.8.
It is the policy of the City of Iowa City to afford equal employment opportunities for all employees and potential City employees.
About City of Iowa City
Employing approximately 600 permanent employees and 400 temporary and seasonal employees, the City of Iowa City provides a full range of services including police and fire protection, construction and maintenance of roads, streets and infrastructure, inspection and licensing functions, solid waste collection and recycling services which include the operation of a landfill serving all of Johnson County, a municipal airport, library, recreational activities and cultural events. The City owns and operates its water supply and distribution system and sewage collection and treatment system with secondary treatment also provided. The City operates a municipal off-street and on-street parking system in the downtown area. The City also operates a transit system. The City of Iowa City is an Equal Opportunity Employer, offering competitive wages and an excellent benefits package for eligible positions."