Help Wanted: Solid Waste Scale House Technician, Lebanon, NH

December 2, 2021

 Solid Waste Scale House Technician

Closes On: December 29, 2021 at 02:04 PM EST

Department:Public Works
Division:Public Works Solid Waste (Recycling)
Job Status:Full-Time
Days:Mon., Tue., Wed., Thu., Fri., Sat.
Hours Per Week:40
Rate of Pay:$20.12 - $23.99
Status:Accepting Applications
Details:Work Hours Monday through Friday with alternating Saturdays.

Job Summary

Performs skilled labor tasks involving the operations and maintenance of scales located at the Landfill and by responding to emergency situations, as necessary.  Performs all other related work as required.

Responds to snow emergencies to shovel and remove snow and ice from walkways steps and pavements; assists equipment operators in plowing, sanding and/or salting operations. May be assigned to drive 1-ton and/or sidewalk plow. Working outside of normal scheduled hours weekdays and on weekends in inclement weather is required.

All Public Works positions are required to participate in winter snow operations, inclement weather & seasonal events, and other emergency related activities. Overtime is required outside of the normal scheduled hours of this position. Overtime includes 2nd and/or 3rd shifts, responding to emergency situations including participation on weekends when required.

 

Job Responsibilities

Essential Functions:

(The essential functions, or duties listed below are intended only as illustrations of the various types of work that may be performed. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related or a logical assignment to the position.)


Operates the vehicle weight scale and associated equipment.
Inspects inbound loads for compliance with policies, procedures, and city ordinances.


Determines product type and disposal rate.


Properly accounts for all coupons and weigh tickets collected on a daily basis in accordance with established policies and procedures.


Maintains accurate records of all outbound and inbound loads in accordance with established policies and procedures; prepares daily, weekly, and monthly reports.

Performs daily checks and preforms preventive and on-going maintenance as necessary to maintain the facilities and equipment.


Performs general maintenance on the scale house to include housekeeping, painting, light carpentry, and other maintenance tasks required to keep the scale house in good condition.


Performs walk around inspection on assigned equipment and preventive maintenance tasks such as greasing, fluid top offs, etc. necessary for the proper operation of equipment.


May perform training of other personnel on specific tasks and proper equipment operations required for this job.


Prepares and submits written reports required for the maintenance of equipment, operating records, inventory records, personnel accounting, and safety incident/accident reporting.


Responds to snow emergencies to shovel and remove snow and ice from walkways steps and pavements; assists equipment operators in plowing, sanding and/or salting operations. May be assigned to drive 1-ton and/or sidewalk plow. Working outside of normal scheduled hours weekdays and on weekends in inclement weather is required.


During emergency situations, may be assigned unrelated tasks as determined by command authority. Emergency situation may occur during regularly scheduled hours or afterhours or on weekends.


Operates and maintains scales to ensure compliance with NH Weights and Measures Standards and Rules.


Promotes and maintains responsive community relations.


Assists other co-workers in the group in the completion of work responsibilities, as necessary.


May be detailed to operate equipment and performs tasks of lower or higher classifications.


Performs similar or related work as required, directed or as situation dictates.

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