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Waste collector - Wikipedia

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A smiling city worker prepares to unload new trash containers from a truck and distribute them to citizens of Basra, Iraq, July 1, 2009. Waste collection vehicle operating in the streets of Prague. ...

Garbage Collectors - HealthDay

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Solid Waste Collection workers were also two times more likely to suffer lost ... Like other professions that require physical labor, garbage collecting can put ...

The $100,000 job: Garbage workers - Feb. 24, 2016 - CNN Money

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Feb 24, 2016 ... Wages for trash workers have grown faster than the national ... Employers can't find qualified truck drivers, landfill operators or mechanics.

Sanitation gold: NYC garbage collection jobs in huge demand | Al ...

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Jan 13, 2015 ... Sanitation workers have the most coveted civil service job in New York City. ... Sanitation gold: NYC garbage collection jobs in huge demand ... argument can be made that it's harder to become a sanitation worker in New York ...

Garbage Collector - Career Rankings, Salary, Reviews and Advice ...

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Find out more about the average garbage collector salary and learn where the ... The job can be physically demanding for helpers, since they pick up many cans of ... The highest-paying metropolitan areas for these workers are Merced, ...

The Secret World of 'Garbagemen' - The Atlantic

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Apr 1, 2013 ... New York City Sanitation Dept. workers collect bagged garbage on Feburary 8, 2011 following the ... How about what would happen if suddenly all trash collection stopped? ... You can't telecommute as a sanitation worker.

5 Horrifying Things Only Garbagemen Know About Your Town

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Jul 8, 2014 ... So there's a good chance your garbage collector knows you better than ... workers who are literally paid to go through their garbage. ... Literally, a bag full of puppies, straight into the garbage can like they were stale Doritos.

The dangerous job of picking up garbage | PhillyVoice

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Apr 21, 2015 ... Philly Voice accompanied a city garbage collection crew to better ... to lift an overloaded trash can on Higbee Street, Wednesday, April 15, 2015. ... In New York City last year, a sanitation worker was killed when he was struck ...

Fascinating Photos from the Secret Trash Collection in a New York ...

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Mar 17, 2016 ... Garbage can be beautiful, if sorted correctly. ... found by Nelson Molina, a now- retired sanitation worker, who began by decorating his locker.

Teamsters Honor Sanitation Workers On National Garbage Collector ...

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Jun 17, 2016 ... Today is National Garbage Collector Day, an annual event to honor the men ... “ Too many sanitation companies recklessly endanger their workers, ... These Teamster benefits can help you and your family cut the rising cost of ...

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14 Behind-the-Scenes Secrets of Garbage Collectors | Mental Floss

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Mar 5, 2015 ... There are more than 116000 garbage collectors in the United States. And yet ... And I don't have to worry about the garbage can talking back to me. ... jobs in America, with roughly 30 fatalities per 100,000 workers annually.

For decades, city's trash was sanitation worker's treasure | New York ...

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Mar 27, 2016 ... You can see the evolution of the neighborhood,” Martin Bellow, a retiree ... Molina retired in 2015, and estimates the value of his collection at $160000. ... Former sanitation worker Nelson Molina views some of the items in his ...

Garbage collection is “one of the most hazardous jobs” - NCBI

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Garbage collector Jamie Thompson was picking up trash one day last summer ... Two months later in Ottawa, Ontario, sanitation worker Rocco D'Angelo died ... that it can pose health and safety risks that keep hundreds of the country's almost  ...