You can register as a temporary snow laborer to remove snow and ice from bus stops, crosswalks, fire hydrants, and other locations throughout the City.
You must register in person at any Sanitation Garage, Monday through Saturday, between 7 AM and 3 PM (except on City holidays).
In order to register, you must be:
- At least 18 years of age
- Eligible to work in the United States
- Able to perform heavy physical labor
You must bring with you:
- Two small photos (1.5 inch square). The photos must be the same style as those used for a passport.
- Social security card
- Two forms of identification (original and copy). Examples include:
- Driver license
- School photo ID
- IDNYC card
Pay is $13.50 per hour and increases to $20.25 per hour after working 40 hours a week. Payment is made by check and normally takes about 4 to 6 weeks, but can take up to 12 weeks.
Learn about registering for snow shoveling employment.
Source: Snow Removal Employment