Applying To: Solid Waste Route Foreman

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Department: Streets - Refuse Division


  • Minimum: $51,532.00
  • Maximum: $72,566.00

Position Specifications

This is supervisory and administrative work coordinating subordinates in a variety of daily route activities for solid waste collection.  Examples of duties include: supervising and planning work for crews that repair refuse containers and roll-out carts, collects refuse, collects bulk items, and performs other maintenance work.  Responds to citizen's requests and complaints.

Minimum Qualifications

Three years of recent full-time paid experience as a foreman or supervisor in refuse work with the City of St. Louis.

License:  Possession of a current valid Missouri Commercial Driver’s License (Class A or B) at the time of application. 

When completing the Employment History and the Educational/Training History sections of the Employment Application, please be as thorough as possible when describing your education, training and experience relating to this position. Your employment experience and training will be used to determine whether you meet the entrance requirements for this position and to compute your experience and training evaluation.  Applicants will only receive credit for their experience and education as shown on the application. Resumes will not be accepted as a substitute to a fully completed application. When completing the Employment History section of the application, include reasons for changes in employers and explain any gaps in employment.  Incomplete and/or carelessly completed applications will not be considered.

VETERAN'S PREFERENCE POINTS:  To be eligible for veteran's preference points, the applicant must submit a copy of their DD 214 Certificate of Release or Discharge from Active Duty with the Employment Application or upon request.  The Director of Personnel may, in their discretion, accept alternate documentation.

CITY RESIDENTS PREFERENCE POINTS: City residents who pass an examination for a position in the classified service and do not receive any other preference will receive a five (5) point preference on a scale of 100 points on the exam. An additional one (1) point shall be added to the passing score of City residents who receive any other preference on a scale of 100 points.  City residents must have resided in the City for at least one (1) year at the time of filing their application to be eligible for the preference points. 

Scoring Components and Their Weights

  • Experience and Training: 100%
  • Service Rating: Pass/Fail

PROM 3777

November 20, 2023

Last Date For Filing Application Is December 08, 2023

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