Refuse Worker Laborer


Pay range $18.80 – $29.17/hr   DOQ + benefits

The City of West Carrollton, OH (pop. 13,143) is accepting applications for the position of Refuse Worker Laborer (RW).  The RW is responsible for daily refuse collection, various physical tasks, and general operational and maintenance activities associated with the refuse department.  The RW may operate a one-man refuse truck, two-man refuse truck, pick-up truck, dump truck, or other vehicles in the performance of duties.

Required Qualifications at Time of Application: Applicants must possess a valid driver’s license and have a high school diploma or GED.

Obtained Qualifications: Applicants must have the ability to obtain a State of Ohio Class B Commercial Driver’s License with Tanker Endorsement.

Promotional Opportunities: Applicants progress to the RW I, and RW II positions based on satisfactory performance reviews, becoming skillful at the Job Duties and Responsibilities, and obtaining the State of Ohio Class B Commercial Driver’s License with Tanker Endorsement.

Placement Testing: Depending on the applicant’s qualifications at the time of application, placement into the RW I position or higher may require the applicant to take and pass a skills test examination.  Applicants will be notified of the testing procedures if they receive an interview and are being considered for a position.

The successful candidate must be able to pass a pre-employment drug screening and fitness for duty exam.  The finalist offer will also be conditional upon the results of a thorough background investigation. Minority and female candidates are encouraged to apply/EOE.

Applications and a complete job description can be downloaded below or can be picked up at the West Carrollton Civic Center, 300 E. Central Ave., between 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday:

Employment Application

Refuse Worker Laborer Job Description 

Please send the following:
1. Completed employment application
2. Copy of all qualifications and certificates 
3. Resume outlining all applicable qualifications

to Tracy Rankin in the City Manager’s Office, 300 E. Central Avenue, West Carrollton, Ohio 45449.   Electronic applications will also be accepted with attachments in .pdf or Microsoft word format. Input “Refuse Worker Laborer”‘ into the subject line and e-mail to

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.  First review of applicants will be Monday, March 27, 2023.



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