Adam Watkins is the most senior equipment operator at the District. He has attended the Landfill Management Certification Class and passed his certification exam for technician level in August 2017. Adam operates at all three of the District’s facilities and provides training to new operators.
Brandon Bertwell is the recycle center equipment operator. He began working at the center as a volunteer when he was fifteen years old when it was operated by the Canyonlands Community Recycling. He is now an employee of the District working predominantly in the recycle center and periodically assists in equipment operations at the two landfills.
Keith Rosewaren joined the Solid Waste District in August 2018 having come from the oil industry in Oklahoma. He began working in the recycling center and quickly showed his hard work ethic and abilities at the Moab and Klondike Landfills.
Kenny Key began working on a part time basis in July 2018 to assist with the Recycle Center and Moab Landfill operations.
Equipment Operator/Shop: Herman Herrera joined the District in December 2018 and is a master of many trades. Husband, father, grandfather, and “lover of life,” Herman comes from the quiet hollows of the New Mexico Rio Grand Valley and has been in Southeastern Utah since 2003. Herman is also a volunteer at KZMU and DJs a weekly show on Sundays from 3pm-5pm entitled Entre Las Piedras (“Between the Stones”).
Mechanic: Darryll Smallcanyon joined the District in January 2019 and maintains and operates equipment at all three of the District’s operations. From Farmington, New Mexico, Darryll previously worked in the oil and natural gas industry as a field technician, and studied Automotive and Diesel Technology at the Universal Technical Institute.
Greeter/Laborer: Kalene Bradley
The District currently has one open position: Advanced Equipment Operator II