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Break It Down, LLC

Warehouse Worker


Break It Down, LLC

We aim to find the highest value end use for the materials that we collect! Whether it's diverting edible leftover food to feed people in need or giving back to the earth through our full-service composting program, Break it Down is changing food waste diversion here in Austin. We offer full-stream composting, recycling and food recovery services for businesses in and around Austin, operating 7 days a week to accommodate our client's waste diversion needs.

Position overview

Get In Shape While Saving the Planet! Break it Down is a fast-paced, fast-growing composting and recycling company. We are looking for a full-time warehouse worker. This is a labor intensive position - please do not apply if you are not physically able to work hard on your feet for 8 hours a day. Starting pay is $13/hr.

Responsibilities for this position include:

• Baling cardboard. Lots and lots of cardboard!! • Rinsing barrels, these are 55 gallon barrels that hold food waste at the 600+ locations that we service. We rinse the barrels before returning to our clients. • Helping drivers load and unload their vehicles to get them turned around and back out on route quickly or to prepare trucks for the next • Dumping 200+ lb. barrels of food waste • Sweeping, cleaning, organizing. • Operating a forklift. • Working efficiently and safely to keep the flow of the day moving and to set the team up for success!

To work at Break it Down, you must:

• Have reliable transportation. Dependability is a must! • Be willing to get dirty and sweaty. • Forklift experience is definitely a plus. • Be at least 18 years of age. • Have a strong work ethic. • Enjoy listening to loud music and laughing!!


To determine if the job will be a good fit, we will ask you to complete a working interview. You will be paid a rate of $12/hr for a day of work.