On the Job
Recycling coordinators organize, develop, promote, and manage recycling programs with a goal of minimizing waste and conforming to resource constraints. They ensure consistent operations, manage operations budgets, and prepare and maintain reports on the status of recycling programs.
Typical Work Tasks
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Typical Working Conditions
- Having face-to-face discussions.
- The freedom to determine tasks, priorities, and goals.
- Freedom to make decisions without supervision.
- Working with a group or team.
- Working outdoors exposed to weather.
- Exposure to contaminants (like gases or odors).
- Responsibility for outcomes and results.
- Wearing common protective or safety equipment such as safety shoes, glasses, gloves, hearing protection, hard hats, or life jackets.
- Meeting strict deadlines.
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