Employment Opportunities


The Humboldt Waste Management Authority (HWMA) is soliciting applications for the position of Materials Diversion Technician (MDT) I. This is a non-exempt, full-time position and the entry-level position in the MDT series. Job duties include regular interaction with the public, sustained physical labor, and a broad introduction to other duties in all operational facets of HWMA operations.

Minimum qualifications for potential candidates include: excellent interpersonal skills, basic computer and mathematical capabilities, and the ability to perform extended physical labor. HWMA operates on a seven-day-per-week schedule, and schedule flexibility is expected. Wage range for MDT I is $31,716 to $38,551 per year.

Completed employment applications may be emailed, faxed, mailed, or received in person at the HWMA Administrative Office located at 1059 West Hawthorne Street, Eureka, CA 95501, by no later than 4:00 p.m. on Monday, June 22, 2020.  Applications are available by mail and via the link below. HWMA is an equal opportunity employer.

Click here to download the application for Materials Diversion Technician I.