Working at LCSWMA

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LCSWMA is proud to employ many of Lancaster County's finest professionals. As positions become available, they will be listed below. To apply, download our Application for Employment and submit the completed form to our Human Resources Department at

Employment Opportunities:

Truck Driver

Operates Authority vehicles (Truck Tractors, Dump, Roll-off, and other trucks) to transfer waste between LCSWMA facilities and assigned destinations in a safe, efficient, and courteous manner.

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Utility Worker

Responsible for assisting in any capacity, as qualified and assigned, to maintain the facility operation, including performing the essential functions of a Truck Driver, Compliance, Facilities Maintenance and Weighmaster position. The ability to change from job to job is critical.

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Responsibilities include coding manifests, screening waste, controlling traffic, properly processing waste, off-loading trucks, and maintaining facility grounds and equipment.

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Manages, administers and oversees all of LCSWMA's financial accounting functions including financial reporting, internal controls, property and casualty insurance programs, cash management, budgeting, forecasting, pension accounting and external audit responsibilities.

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Environmental Compliance Manager

Ensures LCSWMA’s compliance with existing facility permits and regulatory requirements, assist with new permitting and approvals as may be required for Capital Projects by leading permitting and inspection efforts. Work with LCSWMA Executive Team to develop and manage strategies for permitting and interaction with regulatory personnel.

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Recycling and Waste Stream Manager

Plans, administers and evaluates LCSWMA’s Recycling Program as described in the Lancaster County Municipal Waste Management Plan, and collaborates with LCSWMA’s operations staff to manage the flow of waste into LCSWMA facilities. Recycling management includes understanding recycling markets and the impact on Lancaster County’s programs, providing technical assistance to local municipalities, marketing recyclable commodities managed by LCSWMA, research and data management, grant preparation and administration and general promotion of the program within the community. Waste stream management includes such functions as analyzing waste growth trends regionally and nationally to inform LCSWMA’s budgeting process, building relationships with customers, and coordinating with LCSWMA’s operations, the movement of waste into and within the system of facilities.

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Download Employment Application

Submit the completed form to:
Lancaster County Solid Waste Management Authority 
Re: Application for Employment 
P. O. Box 4425 
Lancaster, PA 17604-4425

Diversity & Inclusion
LCSWMA is committed to fostering, cultivating and preserving a culture of diversity and inclusion. Our human capital is the most valuable asset we have. We embrace and encourage our employees' differences in age, color, disability, ethnicity, family or marital status, gender identity or expression, language, national origin, physical and mental ability, political affiliation, race, religion, sexual orientation, socio-economic status, veteran status, and other characteristics that make our employees unique. LCSWMA believes that attracting and retaining a base of employees who reflect the diversity of the local community is an important part to our continued success as an organization and as a community partner. Read our Diversity Plan to learn more.

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