The city of New Braunfels is holding two hiring events to immediately fill multiple vehicle operator positions in the Solid Waste and Recycling Division. The hiring events will take place Sept. 10 from 9-11 a.m. and Sept. 14 from 4-7 p.m. at the New Braunfels City Hall located at 550 Landa St.

Available positions include a solid waste operator, with a pay range from $17.18-$20.61 per hour depending on the applicant's level of experience. Advancement opportunities are available.

Those hired for the position will perform skilled and semi-skilled work operating and driving solid waste and recycling collection vehicles and equipment on daily routes for special collection events. A minimum Class B Commercial Driver’s License is required, but according to the city of New Braunfels, it can help approved applicants obtain the CDL.

The positions include consistent daytime hours; health, vision and dental insurance; and paid sick leave. Additionally, benefits include vacation, a 2:1 match on retirement, tuition reimbursement, overtime opportunities and paid training.

More information about the city’s Solid Waste and Recycling Division can be found at