Wednesday, May 2, 2012

Hiring: 2012 Undergraduate Recycling Assistant

The Office of Sustainability is seeking student support for UIC’s Recycling Program. We are hiring current undergraduate students for the position of Recycling Assistant for 10-15 hr/week during the semester and 35-40 hr/week during the summer. Work hours will be scheduled between 8 am to 5 pm, Monday to Friday. Responsibilities include:
  • Generating awareness of and promoting both recycling and conservation programs on campus
  • Monitoring of  recycling bins’ location, condition and signage
  • Installation and placement of bins in existing and new locations
  • Maintenance of records on recycled materials
  • Performing other duties as assigned.
Hourly rate: $8.68

  • Strong interest in learning about and promoting recycling.
  • Ability to manage data in Microsoft Excel.
  • Physical ability to lift 75 pounds. Need a valid Illinois Driver's license.

Interested applicants, please submit resume and COVER LETTER to Cindy Klein-Banai, Associate Chancellor for Sustainability at