DSNY Snow Laborer Registration Open

The Department of Sanitation of NYC is seeking per diem Snow Laborers.  These workers are called on after heavy snowfalls to remove snow and ice Citywide from areas like bus stops, crosswalks and fire hydrants. Pay starts at $17.00 per hour and increases to $25.50 per hour after the first 40 hours worked in a week.

To be eligible, applicants must be:

At least 18 years old.

Eligible to work in the United States.

Able to perform heavy physical labor.


To register, workers must have:

Two small photos (1-1/2 inch square).

Two original forms of ID, plus copies.

A Social Security card.

Received at least one dose of an approved COVID-19 vaccine in order to register for an appointment.

To apply, click the Registration button and schedule a registration appointment at the closest garage. Applicants must bring the photos, IDs (and copies), Social Security card and proof of vaccination to the appointment. Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, all applicants MUST make an appointment and follow health and safety protocols, including wearing a mask or face covering while at the registration appointment. Applicants should not attend the appointment if they have any COVID-19 symptoms, if they recently traveled to a state with high rates of COVID-19 transmission, or if they recently had close contact with someone who has tested positive for COVID-19.

Register here.