Snow Removal Employment

The Department of Sanitation registers new applicants for snow removal employment starting on the third Monday in October through March 15th. 

In order to register, you must be:

  • At least 18 years of age
  • Eligible to work in the United States
  • Able to perform heavy physical labor

You must bring with you:

  • Two small photos (1.5 inch square). The photos must be the same style as those used for a passport.
  • Social security card and a photocopy of the card.
  • Two original documents that prove identity and employment eligibility. You must also provide photocopies of the documents. Examples include:
    • Driver's license
    • Passport
    • School photo ID

Pay is $12 per hour and increases to $18 per hour after working 40 hours a week. Payment is made by check and normally takes about 4 to 6 weeks, but can take up to 12 weeks.