Job Title: Recycling Ambassador
Department: Environmental Health and Sustainability
Position Summary: A temporary position for someone who will inform users of the Rio Grande Recycle Center about what materials are accepted for recycling at the center and how to best utilize curbside recycling at their home or business.
Supervision Exercised and Received: This position works under the direct supervision of the Environmental Health and Waste Reduction Specialist. The Environmental Health and Sustainability Director manages the department and oversees all staff.
Essential Job Functions:
Core Competencies Displays the following key competencies in the overall job performance to include knowledge, skills and abilities:
Education: High School diploma or equivalent
Experience: Previous customer service or public interface position
Licenses & Certifications: Must possess a valid Colorado Driver’s License or be able to obtain one within 30 days of start date.
NOTE: This position requires a Criminal Background Check upon hire. Employment is contingent upon successful completion of a Criminal Background Check.
NOTE: Any combination of experience and education that would likely provide the required abilities, knowledge and skills as determined by the City of Aspen may be substituted for the requirements above.
• Associates Degree or Bachelor’s Degree
• Knowledge of waste reduction practices, equipment, and strategies
• Experience in educating people
Position Type and Work Hours: Part-time, 29-hour work week, Tuesday - Saturday, hours may vary with workload.
Essential Physical Requirements:
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
This job description is designed to indicate the general nature and level of work. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive list of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job. Duties and responsibilities may change at any time with or without notice.