The average hourly pay for a Sanitation Worker in Detroit, Michigan is $12.60.
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Job Description for Sanitation Worker
Sanitation workers carry out tasks relating to the sanitation and upkeep of facilities and facets of operation within a company. The duties of a sanitation worker vary based on what is needed within a company; some examples include sanitation of various equipment used, proper disposal of waste, and the sanitation of work areas. Restrooms may also be cleaned by sanitation workers. This job may require the sanitation worker to be exposed to various chemicals, some of which must be mixed in order …Read more
Sanitation Worker Tasks
- Disassemble, clean sanitize and reassemble all equipment as needed.
- Perform basic preventive maintenance of gaskets, seals and other equipment on all product contact surfaces as needed.
- Perform basic housekeeping including cleaning floors, walls, ceiling, air vents and lights.
- Operate the system to clean and sanitize equipment, tanks and pipelines.
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Employees with Sanitation Worker in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 94.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (34.3% more) and Charlotte, North Carolina (19.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Milwaukee, Wisconsin (3.1% less).
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