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Landfill/Transfer Station Employee

Under the supervision of the Lincoln County Landfill/Transfer Station Operator, the Transfer Station Employee is a part-time non-exempt position under FLSA. This position performs semi-skilled work operating the Lincoln County Transfer Station. This employee is responsible for the operation and maintenance of the transfer station, landfill and construction and demolition pit operations while complying with federal and state laws and regulations. This employee must be able to work independently.


• Works with citizens and governmental entities regarding solid waste management;
• Assists the public with inquires regarding the transfer station and landfill operations;
• Responsible for assuring that the transfer station is open and operating on Saturdays or in the absence of full-time staff;
• Assures all equipment and machinery is kept in operating condition;
• Weighs, inspects and records all loads of solid waste prior to disposal;
• Assess charges and issues receipts;
• Assists with maintaining county construction and demolition pit;
• Maintains tree, brush and yard waste disposal area, white good disposal area and tire disposal area;
• Maintains landfill site in a neat and orderly manner.


• Burns brush and tree pile when weather conditions permit;
• Cleans interior and exterior of building;
• Assists with snow removal at the facility;
• Constructs and repairs facility fences when necessary;
• Assists with routine maintenance when necessary;
• Attends and participates in training and educational sessions for department employees;
• Performs other duties as deemed necessary or assigned.

Job Type: Part-Time
Contact Person:
Sarah Hageman or 785-524-5232

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