Eligible on-campus applicants in California State University Employees Union (CSUEU) Bargaining Units 2,5,7, and 9 will be given first consideration in the recruitment.
Under the supervision of the Recycling Coordinator or other appropriate supervisor, the primary duties are to collect and handle recyclable materials and trash on campus. Incumbent works cooperatively and effectively with the campus community and event sponsors. Work includes the full scope of laborer job duties on an 'as needed' basis.
Under general supervision makes decisions necessary to manage work load, ensure excellent customer service, and ensure safe work practices. This position does not act as a lead or supervisor. Considers campus schedules in performing work to minimize disruptions to the students, faculty, and staff of the University. Must always consider customer satisfaction in the decision making process. Uses personal judgment so safety concerns are either immediately addressed or reported to the Supervisor in order to preserve the personal safety of themselves and the campus community. Works with campus students, faculty, and staff, as well as vendors in the completion of assignments. Must consider the needs of each in the completion of assignments.
- Remove and haul waste and recyclables from areas of central aggregation, special events, and special clean-up sites.
- Following a specified route or in an organized manner, collect materials from exterior campus recycling and refuse receptacles.
- Deliver recycling and waste materials to proper collection points.
- Organize and deliver recyclable materials to make ready for pick up.
- Deliver recycling containers for special cleanups or events and remove bins as needed.
- Collect and remove a variety of recyclable materials as needed including, but not limited to: paper, cardboard, bottles & cans, scrap metal, electronic waste, toner & ink cartridges and EPS Foam.
- Work with numerous customers, vendors and campus entities in the operations of the campus recycling program.
Possession of a valid driver’s license and maintenance of good driving record.
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About Sac State
Sacramento State is located in the heart of California’s capital city, five miles from State Capitol. The lush, 300-acre campus is situated along the American River, close to numerous bike trails and other recreational areas. Sacramento, also known as the “Farm-to-Fork Capital,” is one of the most ethnically diverse and livable cities in the country, with a population of half of a million. Sacramento State’s 31,000 students come not only from the Greater Sacramento Region, but also from across the state, country, and world. Our 1800 faculty and 1,500 staff are committed to meeting our mission: “As California’s capital university, we transform lives by preparing students for leadership, service, and success. Sacramento State will be a recognized leader in education, innovation, and engagement.” As the regional hub of higher education, Sac State is dedicated to student success, diversity, equity and inclusion, community engagement, philanthropy, and campus safety.
As evidenced by the values embedded in our Hornet Honor Code, Sacramento State is committed to creating an inclusive environment where all faculty, staff, students, and guests are welcome and valued. Our commitment is more than simply ensuring that our campus is free from bias and discrimination, but is one devoted to celebrating many diverse identities, life experiences, and perspectives that enrich our community, teaching and learning.
To learn more about why you should join the Hornet Family, please visit the Why Sac State? page.
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A background check (including a criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily before any candidate can be offered a position with California State University, Sacramento. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect the application status of applicants or continued employment of current California State University, Sacramento employees who apply for the position.
Equal Employment Opportunity
California State University, Sacramento is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and has a strong institutional commitment to the principle of diversity in all areas. We consider qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, pregnancy, genetic information, medical condition, marital status, veteran status, or disability. Sacramento State hires only those individuals who are lawfully authorized to accept employment in the United States.
Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Crime Statistics Act and Campus Fire Safety Right-To-know Act Notification:
Pursuant to the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act, the current Annual Security Report (ASR) is available for viewing at https://www.csus.edu/clery .
The ASR contains the current security and safety-related policy statements, emergency preparedness and evacuation information, crime prevention and sexual assault prevention information, and drug and alcohol prevention programming. The ASR also contains statistics of Clery Act crimes for Sacramento State for the last three (3) calendar years. Paper copies are available upon request at the Police Service Center located in the University Union.
COVID-19 Vaccine Certification Information:
CSU requires faculty, staff, and students who are accessing campus facilities to be immunized against COVID-19 or declare a medical or religious exemption from doing so. Any candidates advanced in a currently open search process should be prepared to comply with this requirement. The systemwide policy can be found at https://calstate.policystat.com/policy/9779821/latest/
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