Recruitment #24-115-0108

Job Description

The Loudoun County Department of General Services is seeking qualified applicants for a full-time Scalehouse Operator vacancy within the Waste Management Division. The successful candidate will operate all functions of the scalehouse in accordance with department policies and serve as the first point of contact for customers at the Loudoun County Landfill.

This position will:

  • Accurately assess the waste types and charge appropriate fees
  • Communicate waste policy and user fees to the public
  • Provide accurate and complete revenue collections
  • Assure that cash, credit/debit card, and account charges are accurately charged
  • Complete basic computer software troubleshooting and escalate issues to vendor help desk when necessary
  • Coordinate repair, maintenance, inspections, and calibration of scales
  • Provide additional support in other landfill operations, as needed


Loudoun County Regular Full-time Employees are eligible for full benefits including but not limited to the following as a part of a total rewards package!

  • Retirement from the Virginia Retirement System (VRS) 
  • Annual leave 
  • Sick leave 
  • Annual Paid Holidays 
  • Group Health Plan 
  • Group Life Insurance 
  • Exceptional Performance Recognition 
  • Credit Union Membership 
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP) 
  • Education and Career Development


Salary Commensurate with Experience

Job Requirements

Any combination of education and experience equivalent to high school diploma and at least three (3) years of experience in a cashier/customer service role.


Preferred Qualifications:

  • At least one (1) year of computer experience.
  • MS Word or database experience
  • Bilingual - English/Spanish

Special Requirements

A valid driver's license is required.
Must be available to work a rotating schedule of Mon-Fri and Tues-Sat.
Subject to recall or being held beyond scheduled workday; must be available to respond to County emergencies (24/7) as directed in accordance with Department policy and written or verbal directive.

Post Conditional Offer Contingencies

The successful candidate will undergo criminal, credit, and DMV record background checks.

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