Millennium Careers

Millennium Recycling, Inc. has grown from processing 6,000 tons in 1999 to processing over 52,000 tons annually today. This growth has only been possible with the dedication of our hard working team. Our employees respect one another and take pride in what we do.

If you’re interested in employment in a rewarding job with a local, forward thinking company who cares about our employees and the community we live in, apply for open jobs now!

Millennium offers voluntary, one-on-one guidance and mentorship to our employees during the workday. This program helps people succeed not only in the workplace, but also in their personal lives. 

Current Positions Available:

Repair Technician

Millennium Recycling, Inc. is looking for a Repair Technician who is motivated, well-rounded, willing to learn, and enjoys being part of a team.
– General and preventive maintenance and repairs of recycling equipment.
– Troubleshooting equipment issues.
– Assist with equipment relocating and installation.
– Support material sorting & baling operations.
– Maintain housekeeping and shop organization
– Single full paid healthcare after 60 days.
– Dental and Retirement package after 60 days.
– Paid Vacation.
– Employee Assistance Program with onsite paid mentoring program during work hours.
– Work wear provided/Clothing reimbursement.
– Lunch provided Monday through Thursday.
– MUST PASS pre-employment drug test and take part in random drug screenings.
– MUST have good attendance and timeliness (the equipment depends on you to run)!
– MUST be able to comply with OSHA standards, written procedures and verbal instructions.
– MUST PASS forklift certification quiz and operational test upon hire.
– MUST have reliable transportation.
– Ability to lift/carry up to 20 lbs frequently, and up to 100 lbs occasionally.
– Ability to continuously stand/walk.
– Ability to frequently twist/turn, bend, squat, kneel, crouch, climb, and crawl.
– Ability to occasionally balance, reach above shoulders, and away from body.
– Ability for repetitive use, grasping, and fine dexterity of both right and left hands.
– Ability to work safely and unsupervised.
– Ability and willingness to learn in a busy, fast paced environment.
– Basic fabrication skills.
– Previous experience with hand tools.
– Motors, hydraulics, electrical and problem solving skills are a plus!
– Basic reading, writing, math and mechanical skills.
– 40+ Hours per week (Overtime Available)
– Monday – Friday

Part Time or Full Time LOCAL Driver

WANT TO DRIVE TRUCK AND STAY LOCAL? We have a need for a Local Driver! Small company environment.  Team atmosphere!
Class A or Class B Opportunity. This is an excellent opportunity for semi-retired or flexible fill-in hours. You stay local, flexible hours, and home every night. *This can be Part-Time or can adjust to Full-Time with full benefits!*
– Pick-up and delivery of rolloffs in Sioux Falls area.
– If Class A, Semi Tractor Trailer backup for main driver.
– Perform Pre-and post-trip inspections of your truck.
– Required to use motor coordination with arm, hand, finger, and leg dexterity.
– Potential for other responsibilities and growth.
– You’ll have to push, pull, bend, twist and lift up to 40 lbs.
– Normal setting for this job is outdoors. You’ll be exposed to a physical, outdoor environment, which involves dirt, odors, noise, weather or similar elements during the workday.
– Must hold a current Class A or B Commercial Driver’s License with an air-brake endorsement.
– Good driving record.
– Ability to drive manual transmission.
– Ability to read, write, comprehend and communicate in English.
– Able to lift 40 lbs Unassisted.
– Operate truck in accordance with OSHA (Occupational and Safety Health Act) and DOT (Department of Transportation) requirements as well as all local, state and federal laws.
– Must be at least 21 years of age
– Legally eligible to work in the United States.
– Reliable and conscientious.
– Monday – Friday, as needed
– Part-Time would be variable times. After training, established hours can be flexible.
– Full-Time would be agreed upon scheduled hours (will work with you to create schedule).
– Local Route, within 100 miles.
– Home Daily.
– Paid weekly – Dependent on responsibilities and abilities. $18+/hr
– Lunch provided Monday through Thursday
– Supplied Heel traction aids
– Uniforms Reimbursement
– Gloves, PPE Provided
COVID-19 considerations:
We provide sack lunches to reduce exposure. This position is limited to exposure. Part time position is completely independent and full time is minimal crew environment.

Entry Level Sorter

– Sort household recyclables, such as aluminum, paper, plastic.
– Be able to climb up and down ladders.
– Be able to lift 50 pounds.
– Keep work area clean.
– Open to wide variety of tasks.
– Lunch provided Monday through Thursday
– 100% Paid single healthcare after 60 days.
– Overtime available!
– Onsite paid mentoring program during work hours.
– A great small supervised group that works closely together.
– Incentive Programs based on attendance.
-Reliable, team player.


 A new beginning and a fresh start.

 A chance to grow with our company or build your experience for a great position elsewhere. Let us be your building block!

 One-on-one mentor program designed just for you on company time to help with work skills and keep you on track to support your life skills and goals.

 An incentive program to reward you for good attendance and a job well done, with a chance to earn up to 20 hours paid time off every year, no matter how long you’ve been employed.

 Management staff who look out for you and are here to talk. We want you to succeed and will do what we can to make that happen.