Inspectors and Investigators
This is a provisional appointment.
Under general supervision, supervises the collection and removal of household refuse and recyclables being done under contract in an assigned district within the City of Boston.  Observes for possible violations of laws or regulations pertaining to the storage and putting out for collection of refuse and recyclables.  Notifies violators of same, and acts as liaison with other city and state agencies’ personnel in enforcing the sanitation laws.  Delivers recycling blue boxes, stickers and literature, and puts out recycling signs when required.  Issues permits as required.  May supervise snow plowing being done under contract; and performs related work as required. Required to work any emergency as directed by the Commissioner of Public Works.
Applicants must have at least one year of full-time, or equivalent part-time, experience in the field of environmental sanitation, health inspection, or related work. Ability to exercise good judgment and focus on detail as required by the job. Computer proficiency preferred. Applicants must possess a valid Massachusetts Driver’s License.
Union/Salary Plan/Grade: AFSCME/RA1-13A Hours: 40 per week Please refer to the Salary Information section on the Boston Career Center site for more information on compensation.  For each Salary Plan, salaries are listed by Grade and Step.