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Part-Time Toll Collector

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    Complete and sign the Employment Application and send to the email address or mailing address below:
    recruiter@thruway.ny.gov
    P.O. Box 189
    Albany, NY 12201-0189

    Indicate the area(s) of employment preference (Albany, New York, Syracuse or Buffalo) upon submission of Employment Application.

Part-Time Toll Collectors play a vital role in the successful operation of the Thruway Authority.  In addition to conducting toll transactions, Toll Collectors communicate with State Police and emergency service providers to help keep the roadway safe.

Minimum Qualifications: Candidates must be at least 18 years of age and must be able to pass a pre-screen test.  Prior money-handling experience is a plus.

Duties Description: The incumbent in this position will primarily be responsible for collecting tolls and providing vehicle entry to the Thruway.

Additional Information: These positions pay $13.36 per hour.  This is a 24-hour, 7-day a week work environment and there is a need for employees who can work flexible hours.  Employees must work holidays.  Shifts vary from 3 to 8 hours with additional pay earned for hours worked outside 7 am – 3 pm and holidays.  Mandatory overtime is a possibility.  These positions belong to the Teamster's Negotiating Unit.  Preference will be given to those who are available on weekends.

Areas:

ALBANY
Kingston
Saugerties
Catskill
Coxsackie
Hudson-Rensselaer
Taconic Parkway
Canaan
Selkirk
Albany
Schenectady
Amsterdam
Fultonville
Canajoharie
NEW YORK
New Rochelle
Yonkers
Spring Valley
Woodbury
Harriman
Newburgh
New Paltz
SYRACUSE
Little Falls
Herkimer
Utica
Westmoreland
Verona
Canastota
Liverpool
Weedsport
Waterloo
Geneva
Manchester
Canandaigua
BUFFALO
Rochester
Leroy
Batavia
Pembroke
Depew
Williamsville
Lackawanna
Blasdell
Hamburg
Eden-Angola
Silver Creek
Dunkirk-Fredonia
Westfield
Ripley

If you meet the minimum qualifications and are interested in any of the areas listed, complete an Employment Application.