2500 28th Street - PO Box 57 - Slayton, MN 56172

Employment Opportunity

Phone: 507-836-1149
Fax: 507-836-6155
Address: PO Box 57, Slayton, MN  56172-0057

Employment Opportunity

Regular Part Time Recycling Center Worker
Murray County is taking applications for a Part-time Recycling Center Worker. Days worked will be Monday – Friday, up to 29 hours per week.

This position is responsible for receiving and sorting recyclable materials into a homogenous, marketable product, via the use of platform scale, sorting table and baler. This position requires working in a timely matter and dealing with independent situations to keep up with the constant delivery of commingled recyclable material. 

Qualifications: H.S. Diploma/GED and a valid Driver’s License are required. Ability to obtain a forklift certificate within three months.  


  • Ability to perform basic math;
  • Ability to follow oral and written instructions from supervisor;
  • Ability to communicate effectively with the public and co-workers;
  • Must have or be able to obtain within 3 months of employment a forklift certification;
  • Valid MN Driver’s License;

Salary: $16.45 - $21.39 per hour
First review of applications will be November 10, 2022

Click here for Job Description
Click here for Application 
October 17, 2022

General Application Process
Notice to all applicants: ALL employment applications must be submitted using the Murray County Application available on this page. Resumes may be attached to that application, but resumes will ONLY be accepted if accompanied by the Murray County Employment Application. Please be sure to print your completed application, and sign and date it BEFORE submitting.

To apply for any open position with Murray County, please follow these steps.

  • Download the Murray County Employment Application specific to the job you are applying for
  • Print the Application
  • Submit your application by email, mail or walk-in.

Phone: 507-836-1149

By Email: rradke@co.murray.mn.us

By Mail:
Murray County Administrative Office
PO Box 57
Slayton, MN 56172

Murray County Administrative Office
2848 Broadway Avenue (Courts Building)
Slayton, MN 56172

Fax: 507-836-6155

Application Notes
Murray County Employment Applications are accepted for Open Positions ONLY.  Please check our position listings for the latest updates to our open positions.

Murray County is an Equal Opportunity Employer