Waste Collector Resume Samples

A Waste Collector is responsible for collecting and removing waste and recyclable materials for disposal or further processing. Typical job duties listed on the Waste Collector Resume are – operating waste collection vehicles, collecting refuse, reporting to supervisors, following designated routes; and disposing safely of the waste materials. Other duties include – ensuring the trucks are inspected before beginning routes; ensuring the garbage trucks have enough fuel to run for the day, driving back to disposal sites and emptying garbage trucks; driving trucks along established routes, and crushing refuse or garbage collected.

Essential skills include – physical fitness, stamina, the ability to manage the related occupational hazards, time management skills; teamwork, good communication skills, good time management skills, and several years of training as needed. No formal education is required for this role. A valid CDL is necessary.

Waste Collector Resume example

Waste Collector Resume

Objective : Seeking a Waste Collector position with an outstanding career opportunity that will offer a rewarding work environment along with a winning team that will fully utilize management skills.

Skills : Custodian Handling, Communication Skills.

Description :

    1. Assisted with the operation of a garbage truck in a safe manner.
    2. Communicated delays, unsafe sites, accidents, and maintenance problems.
    3. Cleaned, maintained, and secured all equipment.
    4. Knowledged of principles and processes for providing customer and personal services.
    5. Worked with Lead Worker on the water, trash, and liquid waste vehicles.
    6. Pumped sewage from septic tanks to pump truck; lifts and carries liquid waste and trash from homes to collection trucks; collects trash from public sites; delivers water as directed.
    7. Worked with Lead Worker to spread, pick up or deliver load combinations to dump.
                                Years of Experience
                                Experience
                                2-5 Years
                                Experience Level
                                Level
                                Junior
                                Education
                                Education
                                Diploma


                                Waste Collector Resume

                                Objective : Seeks to obtain a position where skills will be emphasized. Assertive, self-motivated, goal-oriented, organized, and efficient. A team player, bringing enthusiasm and energy into group efforts.

                                Skills : Tanker and Hazardous Material.

                                Description :

                                  1. Collect garbage from residential buildings, businesses, and other facilities.
                                  2. Maintain daily records of pick-ups.
                                  3. Pick up refuse in other areas as required.
                                  4. Dispose of garbage according to set policies and procedures.
                                  5. Operate all equipment in a safe and efficient way according to all relevant legislation, policies, and procedures.
                                  6. Perform daily safety and maintenance checks.
                                  7. Practice workplace safety.
                                Years of Experience
                                Experience
                                2-5 Years
                                Experience Level
                                Level
                                Junior
                                Education
                                Education
                                Associates In Graphic Design And Web Page Development


                                Waste Collector Resume

                                Objective : Accomplished, award-winning, Observer / Coach Trainer, Calvary Scout, Sniper, and Security Guard with experience in protecting military installations in Iraq, and training hundreds of deploying soldiers on weapons and security operations.

                                Skills : Microsoft, Apple, Website Design, Website Development, Accounting, Dreamweaver, Adobe, Quickbooks Pro.

                                Description :

                                  1. Ensure safe operating conditions by inspecting trucks.
                                  2. Follow established routes to customer locations.
                                  3. Collect and dump waste content into the dump truck by operating a hydraulic system.
                                  4. Maintain relationships on behalf of the city by building rapport with customers.
                                  5. Received verbal commendations from customers by being detail-oriented and efficient via operating waste management equipment in accordance with (IAW) city guidelines.
                                  6. Remove trash and recycle from residential areas.
                                  7. Performed unloading and cleaning of all garbage trucks.
                                Years of Experience
                                Experience
                                2-5 Years
                                Experience Level
                                Level
                                Junior
                                Education
                                Education
                                BS In Biomedical Engineering

                                Waste Collector Resume

                                Objective : To establish a long-term career in a company where I may utilize my Waste Collector professional skills and knowledge to be an effective Associate Program Manager and inspiration to those around me.

                                Skills : Machine Operator, Construction And Manufacturing.

                                Description :

                                  1. Dismount garbage trucks to collect garbage and remove trucks to ride to the next collection point.
                                  2. Tag garbage or recycling containers to inform customers of problems such as excess garbage or the inclusion of items that are not permitted.
                                  3. Assisted with waste collection.
                                  4. Emptied garbage cans.
                                  5. Operated lifts and compressors.
                                  6. Assisted with snow removal.
                                  7. Collected and gathered garbage from buildings, businesses, and other facilities.
                                  Years of Experience
                                  Experience
                                  2-5 Years
                                  Experience Level
                                  Level
                                  Junior
                                  Education
                                  Education
                                  HS

                                  Waste Collector Resume

                                  Headline : Looking to utilize skills and strengths, accept challenges, be part of a team that will assist in enhancing the quality of people's lives, and assists in leading an organization to reach its fullest potential.

                                  Skills : Detail-Oriented, Organized, Communication, Multilingual, Team Player.

                                  Description :

                                    1. Collected bulk waste, yard debris.
                                    2. Strong mechanical, time management, and coordination skills.
                                    3. Collect, sort plastic, paper, glass, and metal.
                                    4. Clean surrounding areas to meet HAZMAT regulations.
                                    5. Traveled assigned route to collect trash.
                                    6. Ensured the route was completed in a timely manner.
                                    7. Operate automated or semi-automated hoisting devices that raise refuse bins and dump contents into openings in truck bodies.
                                  Years of Experience
                                  Experience
                                  5-7 Years
                                  Experience Level
                                  Level
                                  Executive
                                  Education
                                  Education
                                  HS

                                  Waste Collector Resume

                                  Objective : Looking to obtain a position that will enable using working skills, educational background, abilities, and experiences to further expand knowledge and work ethics in a positive environment and become an asset to the company.

                                  Skills : Coordinating, Planning, Managing, Strong Leadership, Team Player.

                                  Description :

                                    1. Make special pickups.
                                    2. Drives a Front End Loader.
                                    3. Picking up dumpsters from different locations.
                                    4. Removed repudiate materials from residential areas. 
                                    5. Maintained great customer service to all residents and colleagues on a daily basis.
                                    6. Was responsible for assisting with the many operations with the waste truck, in a safe and appropriate manner.
                                    7. Conducted all activities according to the delivery and collection schedule and all implemented policies and procedures.
                                  Years of Experience
                                  Experience
                                  2-5 Years
                                  Experience Level
                                  Level
                                  Junior
                                  Education
                                  Education
                                  HS

                                  Waste Collector Resume

                                  Objective : Seeks to obtain a position that will enable to use working skills, educational background, abilities, and experiences to further expand knowledge and work ethics in a positive environment and become an asset to the company.

                                  Skills : CDL Class-B Daily Maintenance, Safety Class-B vehicles, Proper Lifting.

                                  Description :

                                    1. Manual operation of Lodal side-load refuse collection trucks, manual operation of International rear-load refuse collection trucks.
                                    2. Strengthened teamwork ability.
                                    3. Collected garbage from buildings, businesses, and other facilities.
                                    4. Maintained daily records of pick-ups.
                                    5. Disposed of garbage according to set policies.
                                    6. Performed janitorial duties, clean up oil spills, and oversee the yard maintenance of the establishment.
                                    7. Drove in a garbage truck and was of assistance.
                                  Years of Experience
                                  Experience
                                  2-5 Years
                                  Experience Level
                                  Level
                                  Junior
                                  Education
                                  Education
                                  Diploma

                                  Waste Collector Resume

                                  Objective : Looking to acquire a position that will enable utilizing knowledge, education, and experience. Combining strong interpersonal and communication skills, and committed to continual performance development in the workplace.

                                  Skills : Superior Attention To Detail, Computer Proficient, Customer Service, Critical Thinker.

                                  Description :

                                    1. Classified the garbage for recycling purposes.
                                    2. Listed the items collected.
                                    3. Clean, maintain and secure all equipment issued by the public services.
                                    4. Follow strict guidelines directed by-laws, policies, and procedures.
                                    5. Prepared reports for any defective equipment in trucks.
                                    6. Assisted in delivery of various containers to all customers.
                                    7. Assisted Lead Worker with inspection, cleaning, maintenance, and repair of vehicles.
                                  Years of Experience
                                  Experience
                                  2-5 Years
                                  Experience Level
                                  Level
                                  Junior
                                  Education
                                  Education
                                  Diploma

                                  Waste Collector Resume

                                  Objective : To obtain a part-time Waste Collector position with an emphasis on Sales Support/Office Management utilizing extensive experience and skills. Productive in contributing effectively towards the objectives of a team, and is able to share knowledge, ideas and information.

                                  Skills : Maintenance Skills, Transportation Skills.

                                  Description :

                                    1. Ensured garbage is removed, transported, and disposed of according to set policies and procedures.
                                    2. Ensured garbage and recyclables at residences are picked up and transferred properly
                                    3. Executed impeccable hospitality to each customer
                                    4. Maintained cleanliness and safety of the building and its premises.
                                    5. Pick up and transport waste for disposal.
                                    6. Complied with all safety rules and regulations.
                                    7. Must be piloted and courteous to the public.
                                  Years of Experience
                                  Experience
                                  2-5 Years
                                  Experience Level
                                  Level
                                  Junior
                                  Education
                                  Education
                                  Diploma

                                  Waste Collector Resume

                                  Headline : Seeks to attain a most challenging position addressing the needs of inner-city youth through community outreach and diverse avenues of communication.

                                  Skills : Planning Skills, Coordinating Skills.

                                  Description :

                                    1. Collected and gathered garbage from residential neighborhoods
                                    2. Ensured garbage was removed, transported, and disposed of if in accordance to set policies and procedures
                                    3. Maintained and obtained proper scheduling of garbage collection.
                                    4. Maintained and obtained daily records of pick-ups.
                                    5. Carried trash bags, bulk items, and containers.
                                    6. Operated packing mechanism to compact waste.
                                    7. Attended all required scheduled safety meetings.
                                  Years of Experience
                                  Experience
                                  5-7 Years
                                  Experience Level
                                  Level
                                  Executive
                                  Education
                                  Education
                                  Diploma