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HELP WANTED: Saguache County Landfill is Hiring for an additional Full Time Attendant

HELP WANTED:  Saguache County Landfill is Hiring for an additional Full Time Attendant.

REQUIREMENTS:  Applicants must fill out and submit an application, must be an experienced front end loader operator and possess a valid driver’s license.  Applicants should have a high school diploma or GED and six months or more of relevant experience.  Final candidates applying with Saguache County will be required to submit and pass a pre-employment drug screen and criminal background check.   Pay D.O.E.       

Landfill Attendant is a full time 40 hour per week position – starting at 8:00 A.M. each day Tuesday through Saturday (subject to change)  Those applying must be an experienced front end loader operator, have the ability to do strenuous outdoor physical labor in extreme weather conditions and be able to lift and/or move 20 lbs. to 75 lbs. 

Applications are available at the Saguache County Road and Bridge/Landfill Office 305 3rd Street, PO Box 476, Saguache, CO  81149 – 719-655-2554 or by clicking the link below.

Completed applications can be hand delivered or mailed to Saguache County Road and Bridge/Landfill Office – at the address listed above, sent by email to or faxed to: 719-655-2543.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Open until a qualified candidate is hired. Saguache County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

pdfGeneral-Application.pdf1.98 MB

Electronic and Computer Waste are NOT Permitted

Electronics that are banned from disposal include:

computers & computer monitors | televisions | printers | fax machines | DVD & VCR players | Peripherals such as keyboards & mice | radios & stereos | video game consoles | laptops, notebooks | Ultrabooks, netbooks & tablets 

Good news! These materials CAN BE RECYCLED!

Larimores Electronics Recycling

560 Pine St.

Del Norte, CO 81132

(719) 480-1802


WSB eRecyclers

21 Craft Dr.

Alamosa, CO 81101



Chaffee County Landfill 

16550 Hwy 285

Salida, CO  81201


$.50/pound: E-Waste includes TVs, monitors, computers/laptops, keyboards, DVD & VCR players/recorders, video monitors, cellphones with monitors, printers, copiers


City of Gunnison Public Works

LIMITED HOURS: Monday afternoons 1:30 to 4pm