Athens Services has been providing Solid Waste Collection and Recycling services in Southern California for over 50 years. We are family-owned and operated, offering a variety of state-of-the-art services, including automated waste and recycling collection, green waste recycling programs, transfer and materials recovery, storage box rentals and street and parking lot sweeping services to residential, commercial, and industrial customers.
The Field Collector is responsible for making direct customer contact and collect delinquent balances from customers, which are over 60 days past due.The Field Collector will perform all collection activities to minimize delinquency and mitigate potential losses while representing Athens in a professional and positive manner.
Collect delinquent balances from customers , which are over 60 days past due, by direct contact with the customers. Reduce Bad Debt write offs by providing prompt and accurate information about customers, such as vacancies, companies going out of business, or customers preparing to move. When customers are not present to collect past due balances, “tag” doors and/or barrels with notices and use both the “Stop Service” and “Delinquent” reports. Responsible for picking up checks or conduct site inspections as directed by Credit Manager or Inside Collectors. May be required to assist the A/R Department by delivering or pick up mail and/or related items. When outside collection activities are reduced, collectors will be required to make collection calls from the office. Will be responsible for turning in Daily Call Sheets every Friday and entering notes in system with customer account activity on a daily basis. Perform other related duties as assigned. REQUIREMENTS:
1. Must have at least 2 years experience in related field.
2. College Degree preferred.
3. Must have excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
4. Basic computer skills, MS Office, Word, Excel, and Outlook.
5. Must be reliable, dependable and punctual.
6. Bilingual Spanish is preferred.
7. Must have excellent driving record.
8. Must be able to drive countless hours and may occasionally be asked to work overtime.
Athens Services offers a competitive salary, and a comprehensive benefits package including, medical, dental and 401K, plus opportunities for advancement. No relocation or visa sponsorship assistance is available. Athens Services is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to workplace diversity. Drug testing is a condition of employment.