General information

Job Title
ATL-Airport Waste Mgmt./Compactor Technician
Monday, April 15, 2024
Full/Part Time
Full Time
A.M. shift, Overnight shift, P.M. shift

Requirements and Description

ERMC is Hiring ON-THE-SPOT for ATL Hartsfield Airport.

Janitorial Technician needed for immediate hire! Up to 17.50 hr.! 

Opportunities: Pressure Washing Lead and Technician Openings! Up to 17.50 hr. + Benefits+ Flight Benefits for you and your family! 

Shifts Available:  

  • 1st shift 6:00am-2:30pm 

  • 2nd shift 2:00pm-10:30am 

  • 3rd shift 10:00pm-6:30am 

Position Titles:  

  • Compactor Pad Agent 

Shifts Available:  

  • 1st shift 6:00am-2:30pm 

  • 2nd shift 2:00pm-10:30am 

  • 3rd shift 10:00pm-6:30am 

Airport Trash Compactor Responsibilities: 

  • Waste Collection: 

  • Operate trash compactors and other waste disposal equipment. 

  • Collect and empty trash bins, ensuring proper disposal. 

  • Maintain cleanliness in designated areas, including terminals, waiting areas, and outdoor spaces. 

  • Compactor Maintenance: 

  • Inspect and maintain trash compactors regularly. 

  • Troubleshoot minor issues and report major malfunctions promptly. 

  • Ensure safe operation of compactor machinery. 

  • Recycling Management: 

  • Separate recyclable materials from general waste. 

  • Coordinate recycling efforts and ensure compliance with recycling guidelines. 

  • Safety and Compliance: 

  • Adhere to safety protocols and use personal protective equipment (PPE). 

  • Dispose of hazardous materials appropriately. 

  • Reporting and Documentation: 

  • Keep records of waste collection activities. 

  • Report any incidents or safety concerns to supervisors. 


  • Basic knowledge of waste management practices. 

  • Ability to operate trash compactors and related equipment. 

  • Attention to detail and commitment to cleanliness. 

  • Physical stamina for lifting and handling waste bins. 

Remember, as an Airport Trash Compactor Collector, you contribute to maintaining a clean and hygienic environment for passengers, staff, and visitors. Pressure wash technicians play a crucial role in maintaining the aesthetic appeal of airport properties, ensuring sanitation standards, restoring masonry from erosion, and preparing surfaces for new coats of paint or sealant1. 

Remember, this work contributes to keeping airport facilities clean, safe, and visually appealing for travelers and staff alike! 


  • Must be a local (in-state) resident. 

  • Ability to pass a pre-employment drug screen same day as interview. 

  • Ability to pass up to a 10-year background check. 

  • Must be at least 18 years of age. 

  • Must have authorization to work in the United States as defined by the Immigration Reform Act of 1986 without sponsorship now or in the future. 

  • Must complete fingerprinting ramp and SIDA training to obtain airport authority identification security. 

Physical Demands/Requirements  

  • Must be able to lift / carry / push / pull and move items of 70 pounds and/or more on a regular basis and repetitively lift weights of 40 to 50 pounds on raised surfaces. 

  • Must be able to walk, climb, bend, kneel, crawl, and stoop on a frequent basis and for extended periods. 

  • Must be able to work in cramped or high places. 

  • Must be able to carry heavy items throughout the airport. 

  • Must be comfortable walking and standing long periods of time. 

Preferred Qualifications  

  • Education: High School diploma or GED. 

  • Experience: One+ year of relevant experience. 


  • Flight Benefits - exclusive travel privileges for yourself and your family 

  • Competitive weekly pay. 

  • Paid holidays and Paid time off 

  • Comprehensive Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance FREE FLIGHTS Benefits for you and your family