Employment at Power Pallet

Power Pallet Recycling is an equal opportunity employer and provides employment opportunities in manufacturing, transportation, and leadership positions. If you are interested in a position at Power Pallet Recycling, please fill out an application (provided below) and send it, along with your resume, to hpeabody@powerpalletinc.com, fax to 518-843-6900 Attn. Heather Peabody, or you can drop it off at our offices at 4715 state highway 30, Amsterdam, NY 12010. You can also fill out an application online (links below).

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Power Pallet, Inc. is a veteran-friendly employer. We believe military veterans are some of the best-trained and leadership-oriented employees who bring a distinct value to the company. All veterans are encouraged to apply.

Immediate employment opportunities available!

  • Class A Drivers
  • Forklift Operators
  • General Labor
  • Maintenance Personnel

Contact Heather Peabody for more information.


Power Pallet Recycling Center is looking for candidates for our Management Training Program. Our program is designed to develop future business leaders to help us continue on our path of steady growth, profitability and success.

The qualified candidate will enter Power Pallet’s 12-Month Leadership Training Program, training across four operational departments.  The candidate will work two to three months in each department.

Upon completion of the leadership program, qualified candidates will graduate to supervision and will be responsible for a department.

Graduated candidates will earn an annual income $40K+ while also being eligible to earn additional bonuses and benefits.


The qualified candidate will have:

  • A college degree or equivalent experience of five to ten years of operational experience in a manufacturing environment.
  • Demonstrated leadership experience at work, campus, or within a community organization.
  • Well-developed analytical, problem-solving and decision-making skills.
  • Strong communication, relationship building and organizational skills.
  • U.S. work authorization (sponsorship is not available for this program).

About Power Pallet

Power Pallet Recycling Center, located in Amsterdam, New York, is the largest industrial recycler in the Northeast.  Power Pallet Recycling Center specializes in the recycling of pallets, wood, corrugated, plastic, shrink wrap, paper, and metal.

Power Pallet Recycling Center services companies throughout the Northeast, and has networks that service customers nationwide. Dry recyclables can be placed on the same trailer as pallets to allow Power Recycling with our parent company, Power Pallet, to be a “one-stop shop” for our customers.

With a 165,000-square-foot state-of-the-art recycling facility that covers over 27 acres, Power Pallet Recycling Center is among the industry leaders in the nation. Family owned since its inception in 1975, Power Pallet Recycling has instilled values such as quality, safety, integrity, and character into its everyday work practices.

Our Mission Statement says it all:

“Uphold the Trust and Loyalty of our customers while exceeding all expectations.”