Empty shopping trolleys lined up together

Trolley Collector

Trolley Collectors collect supermarket trolleys from car parks and other areas, and return them to the supermarket by hand or trailer. They may drive a small tractor to tow the trolleys.

Overview

Trolley Collectors collect supermarket trolleys from car parks and other areas, and return them to the supermarket by hand or trailer. They may drive a small tractor to tow the trolleys.

Day-to-day

  • walks or drives about the site to locate trolleys
  • collects trolleys together
  • either hitches trolley to vehicle or pushes trolleys back to trolley bay
  • corrals trolleys into trolley bay and performs minor repairs on damaged trolleys or removes trolley for more difficult repairs
  • removes debris from trolleys and periodically cleans the trolley stock.

Considerations

  • physically demanding
  • working outdoors.

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To become a Trolley Collector

  • You can work as a Trolley Collector without formal qualifications. Some on the job training may be provided.

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