Regular Part-time Recycling Center Worker
Tri-County Recycling Center

Murray County is taking applications for a Part-time Recycling Center Worker.

Days worked will be Monday – Friday, 29 hours per week.

Position open until filled, first review of applications will be February 21, 2018.

Duties include:

  • Sorting commingled recyclable material into homogenous bulk shipments.
  • Operate conveyor and baler shipment of plastic and paper products.
  • Run conveyor and glass crusher to reduce shipping space for different colored glass.
  • Maneuver forklifts to unload trailers, move recyclable materials within the building and load trucks.
  • Carry out regular preventive maintenance on equipment, which includes minor mechanical repairs on the equipment and building, and ensure an adequate inventory of supplies is maintained.
  • Record weights from a platform scale; communicate with visitors on how to recycle, and complete necessary janitorial services to keep the center clean and orderly.

Qualifications: H.S. Diploma/GED and a valid driver’s license are required. Ability to obtain a forklift certificate within three months.

Salary: $14.91 – $19.38 per hour

Contact: Murray County Coordinator’s Office, position open until filled, the first review of applications will be February 21, 2018.


General Application Process

Notice to all applicants: ALL employment applications must submitted using the Murray County Application available on this page. Resumes may be attached to that application, but resumes will ONLY be accepted if accompanied by the Murray County Employment Application. Please be sure to print your completed application, and sign and date it BEFORE submitting.

General Application Process

To apply for any open position with Murray County, please follow these steps.

  • Download the Murray County Employment Application
  • Click here for a General Job Application
  • Print the Application
  • Submit your application by email, mail or walk-in.

By Mail:
Murray County Coordinator’s Office
PO Box 57
Slayton, MN 56172

Murray County Coordinator’s Office
2848 Broadway Avenue (Courts Building)
Slayton, MN 56172

Application Notes

Murray County Employment Applications are accepted for Open Positions ONLY.  Please check our position listings for the latest updates to our open positions.

Murray County is an Equal Opportunity Employer