9611-Garbage and recycling collectors

Job Title: 

Garbage and recycling collectors

Job Description: 

Garbage collectors collect and remove rubbish and items for recycling from buildings, yards, streets and other places.


Tasks include

  • collecting rubbish and recyclable materials and locating it into bins and garbage and recycling trucks
  • riding on or in garbage and recycling trucks
  • lifting garbage bins and emptying contents into trucks and larger containers
  • unloading garbage and recycling trucks.
Specific Occupations: 

Collector (garbage/ refuse/ recycling material)/ Dustman

Loader, garbage truck/Dealer, scrap/Labourer, recycling

International Careers(ISCO): 
Source Of Info: 

Source: Pakistan Bureau of Statistics, PSCO-2440