• Full Time
  • Naknek, Alaska
  • Hourly-L $30.09 – $49.35 (Annual $62,587.20 - $102,648) USD / Year

Website Bristol Bay Borough

Job Description

Landfill Operator I

Department:                                      Solid Waste

Immediate Supervisor:                    Landfill Supervisor

Positions Supervised:                       May Supervise Summer Landfill Attendants

Step Classification:                             H-L $30.09 – $49.35 (Annual $62,587.20 – $102,648)

Terms:                                                   12 Month Term – This is a 12-month term position that ends at the end of the 12th month. Assembly may or may not extend this position beyond 12 months.


Management of Landfill Operations (MOLO)  Certification preferable, forty hour HAZWOPER Certification required. Ability to operate Mosley baler and heavy equipment required. Will be required to deal with public as well as State Federal and Borough agencies regarding mandatory regulations. Must be willing to attend training to receive/maintain required certifications. Must be able to lift 50 pounds and work in confined spaces. Immunizations required. Must be 18 years of age or older and pass a pre-employment drug test. Current Alaska driver’s license is required. State of Alaska Basic Fire Fighter certification or higher preferred.


Ensure that the Borough’s solid waste sanitary landfill and facility is operated and maintained in compliance with State, Federal and Borough guidelines, accepts waste from various industrial and private entities, ensuring that the disposal of waste is in accordance with the landfill operations permit.

Duties and Tasks Performed:

·         Inspect incoming waste, ensuring that proper separation is maintained and that waste is disposed of or deposited in their respective storage/disposal areas.

·         Operate Mosley HLBA baler.

·         Operate heavy equipment as necessary in handling waste and maintaining landfill i.e. loader, dozer and wheeled forklift.

·         Maintain Mosley baler, wire tier and conveyor belt which requires routine maintenance and cleaning.

·         Trouble shoot baler and assist with electrical repairs, hydraulic system repairs as well as repairs to pumps. Motors, filters, valve cylinders etc.

·         Operates and Maintains SSI Shredder

·         Perform routine equipment maintenance and repairs.

·         Ensure that used oil, antifreeze, batteries and household hazardous waste is disposed of properly.

·         Assist with required annual water samples.

·         Repair and maintain electric fence.

·         Fill out all required paperwork per Borough/State guidelines.

·         Perform random load inspections per landfill operations plan.

·         Other duties as assigned.

Bristol Bay Borough Is An Equal Opportunity Employer.

OPEN UNTIL FILLED POSTED in-house and out of house 06/26/2024 By the Borough Clerk’s Office First  review of applicants’ 07/17/2024 Applications can be found on the Borough’s website bbbak.us Send to  clerk@bbbak.us

Additional Information

To apply for this job email your details to clerk@bbbak.us