Sanitation Representative


Position Title: Sanitation Representative
Division: Sanitation Management
Hourly Rate: $14.24
Department: Public Works
Pay Grade: 10
Location: Valdosta, Georgia
Closing Date: Open until Filled


This position is responsible for performing clerical, customer service, and dispatch functions related to the department’s sanitation operations. Major duties for this position include:

  • Receiving complaints and requests from the public and dispatches appropriate personnel in response.
  • Scheduling special pick-ups as requested.
  • Preparing and distributing the roll-out delivery schedule.
  • Preparing billing for special pick-ups, rollouts, recycle bins, and yard trash.
  • Printing daily commercial and small business routes for drivers.
  • Printing daily special pick-up lists
  • Relaying work orders, messages, and information to and from work crews via two-way radio
  • Reviewing daily work orders and runs schedules.
  • Receiving, reviewing, and preparing work orders
  • Monitoring personnel and equipment locations
  • Recording and maintaining files of customer requests, work or services performed, charges, etc.
  • Advising personnel about traffic problems and other road hazards on routes.
  • Performing related duties.


  • Knowledge of computers and job-related software and programs; customer service principles and practices; and area roads and streets
  • Skill in the use of two-way radio; prioritizing and organizing work; the maintenance of files and records; and oral and written communication.
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Valid Driver’s License


Please complete a City of Valdosta Application form and email it to to be considered for the position you are interested in applying for. An application must be submitted for each position you are interested in. A resume and cover letter may be attached as additional information only. You may apply in person at the City of Valdosta Human Resources Department, 216 East Central Avenue, Valdosta, GA 31601.

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The City of Valdosta offers a competitive salary with an excellent benefits package. The City is an Equal Opportunity Employer and an E-Verify employer. For more information, go to