JOB OPENING: Sorter at Material Recovery Facility

Picture of machinery for recycling

York County will resume full operation of the York County Material Recovery Facility (MRF) once adequate labor is hired to sort materials. Anyone interested in applying for a sorting job at the York, SC facility can apply at Marathon Staffing at https://jobs.marathonstaffing.com. Plans have been developed for safe operation of the facility while continually monitoring the COVID-19 pandemic.


Currently the mixed recycling collected at the 16 Collection & Recycling Centers is being sorted and prepared for market at the MRF. “Once fully staffed we’ll be able to accept recycling from local governments and haulers that have a signed agreement,” says Steven Williams, Solid Waste Collection & Recycling Supervisor.


The following items are accepted in mixed recycling at the Collection & Recycling Centers.

-Mixed Paper, Chipboard, Cardboard, Magazines, Office Paper

-Steel Cans, Aluminum Cans, Pans and Foil

-Plastic Bottles, Jugs and Jars with lids


Glass food and beverage bottles, jugs and jars are accepted in designated containers.


For more information call 803-628-3181 or ask an attendant on duty at the centers. Please continue to practice social distancing and plan for longer wait times.