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Volunteer & Job Opportunities

Volunteer Opportunities

We are always looking for volunteers to help us out!  Contact UT Recycling through Facebook, Twitter, email recycle@utk.edu or call us at (865) 974-3480. Stay posted for signup sheets for specific volunteer opportunities.

Sign up to receive information about volunteer opportunities:

Join the Waste Warriors by volunteering with us!
  • Please list the day you would like to volunteer.
  • Please list the times you are available on the date noted above.

 

Job Opportunities

UT Recycling is looking for students to fill many spots for Spring 2017. There are 4 types of positions open after April 10, 2017:

  • Student worker positions (must be able to work 20 hours per week), paid at $8.00 per hour
  • Work Study positions (through Financial Aid Office), paid at $7.25 per hour
  • Unpaid Internships for class credit
  • Unpaid Internships for experience

If you are interested in a paid position, check with the Financial Aid Office to see if you qualify for Work Study and have been awarded it for this year.

For class credit, check with your advisor on signing up for internship credit. No experience necessary.

Available positions include but are not limited to the following general areas:

• Recycling Outreach/Education

• Recycling Request Specialist

For all positions, please verify your eligibility for Work Study then send a resume and/or a brief explanation of why you are interested, the type of position you are interested in (Student Worker, Work Study, Internship for class credit, internship for experience), the hours you are available to work between 8am and 5pm M-F, and references to dbradfo3@utk.edu.

  • Please list any work experience that you feel may be beneficial to UT Recycling.
  • Please list the position(s) in which you are interested in, and explain why you are interested in this position.
  • List the days and hours that you will be available to work. The days and hours that we are in operation are as follows: M-F between 8:00am and 5:00pm.

** If you are unable to upload your resume/ references please email them to: dbradfo3@utk.edu

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