Sanitation Lead Worker

Employer: Cowley County 311 E 9th Winfield KS 67156


Cowley County Public Works has an opening for a Sanitation Lead Worker at the landfill.  Applicants must have the ability to perform a variety of duties associated monitoring water wells for underground water pollution and gas wells for methane leakage; collects trash on-site and on roadways around the site; trains new and other employees in site activities and duties; maintains fuel and other operating logs; cleans the scale and the scale pit; fills in the absence of the Foreman Attends solid waste training courses and seminars; fills in the scale house, handles & accounts for fund collected and billing charges handles and accounts for funds collected;


Ability to work routine overtime is expected.  Must possess a valid driver’s license; possess a High School diploma or acceptable equivalent and must pass pre-employment physical, background check and drug screening test. The salary range is $15.02 – 20.71 per hour, plus benefits.


Applications may be picked up in the County Administrator’s Office or to download a County application please visit our website at  Please e-mail to or mail all applications to: Human Resources, Attn: Kristi Imel, 311 E. 9th Winfield, Kansas 67156.

Cowley County is an Equal opportunity Employer.  Positions are open until filled.  First round of interviews will be after July 22, 2019.