City of Dubuque

Dubuque, IA


Job Overview

The Public Works Department has an Environmental & Sustainability Commitment; and evaluates operations and sets goals lessening the negative impact on the environment. Whether in a City facility or out on city streets, we serve our residents, businesses, and visitors every day. We are input-oriented, view problems as opportunities, search for creative solutions, and work as a team to accomplish goals and build partnerships. We are dedicated to the community and the delivery of excellent municipal services. If you are interested in joining our team and performing meaningful work supporting your community, consider applying for one of two openings as a Sanitation Driver. Duties include operating an automated or semi-automated solid waste collection vehicle to collect, haul and unload trash, large items, recyclables, yard debris and/or food scraps from residential and/or business customers; and operating a snowplow and dump truck, for snow and ice removal. Possession of a High School diploma or equivalent and a Class B Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) with air brakes endorsement are required. We offer $24.73 per hour to start plus an attractive benefits package with paid parental leave, competitive health and dental insurance, flexible spending options, a defined benefit retirement plan, tuition reimbursement, student loan debt reduction and/or student loan forgiveness. To apply, go to: and submit your application by September 14, 2022. Inquiries may be directed to the Human Resources Department by calling . EOE