dustman

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Synonyms for dustman

someone employed to collect and dispose of refuse

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The dustmen had promised to carry out a minimum service, and four of the island's seven dustcarts left the depot in Ibiza Town escorted by police yesterday.
A total of 537 dustmen and road sweepers are employed.
I would like to say thank you through the South Wales Echo, to the dustmen who, at 8am on Sunday, July 4, came to remove all the rubbish left by the students in Cathays.
Dustmen in Solihull and Walsall are also involved in pay disputes.
I WOULD like to point out that the two so-called dustmen that feature in Monday's Mail are not dustmen at all, but are two agency street cleansers who work at the same depot as dustmen and wear the same overalls (which is Birmingham City Council's attempt to mislead the public into thinking that all fleet and waste staff are full time).
The 48-year-old bachelor's idea of heaven is to book an exotic holiday then, while others relax on the beach, beg the local dustmen to let him help out for free.
Dustmen in the town were among 1,000,000 local government workers who took part in industrial action on Tuesday in protest at proposed pension changes.
CARDIFF residents were left fuming after dustmen refused to collect black bags left alongside wheelie bins outside their homes.
Later it became a custom that employers gave their employees gift boxes on the 26th, a tradition that continued till after World War Two for postmen, errand-boys and dustmen, among others.
HOW is it Wolverhampton dustmen can make a collection on New Yr's Day when ours can't even make it on New Yr's Eve?
RESIDENTS in part of Cardiff were left fuming after dustmen refused to collect black bags left alongside wheelie bins outside their homes.
When four -year-old Jordan Hodgson decided he was big enough to climb the tree near his home it took two dustmen, half a dozen neighbours and five firemen to get him down again.
I don't think they liked the idea of the dustmen going home a bit early.
Look after your dustmen and they'll look after you.
Managers, agents, mothers, fathers, dustmen, cleaners applying.