Careers at Waste Warriors



Waste Warriors is a small organisation with a big mission – a cleaner India! Our team has a wealth of experience in the waste management field and is 100% committed to tackling India's garbage problem. We do this through a combination of direct action, liaison and awareness raising. With an emphasis on civic pride and education, our ever increasing scope of operations means the future is looking bright not just for us but for India. We currently have three major projects, one located in Dharamsala, Himachal Pradesh and the others in Dehradun and Corbett of Uttarakhand.

We are always expanding our team in all the three  locations and are looking for enthusiastic individuals who want to join our cause. We are currently looking for a Project Assistant at our Corbett project.


Project Assistant - Corbett


We don’t want you to waste (excuse the pun) your time or ours, so please answer the following questions before going any further!

    1. Do you believe a cleaner India is possible?
    2. Do you love being outdoors?
    3. Do you enjoy meeting new people from around the world?
    4. Do you love a challenge and have a “Can Do”attitude?


If you answered yes to all of the questions then this job could be the one for you!

Our vision of a Clean Corbett, seeks to introduce a system of waste management in an area (stretching over 120 villages and 100 kms) where no system currently exists. Since we started work in the Corbett Landscape in October 2013, we have managed to include 11 villages in our area of work and collect waste from 490 homes, 215 shops, 12 schools & 7 hotels.

Job Description


  • Assist the project manager with the day-to-day running of the project
  • Evaluate, implement and document projects
  • Organise and participate in clean-up events
  • Recruit, organise and motivate volunteers
  • Lead clean-up drives and manage volunteer groups
  • Organise fund-raising activities and events
  • Collect donations and deal with enquiries from door to door collection service
  • Regularly update Facebook and compile info for website and newsletters
  • Respond to telephonic and email enquiries
  • Assist with preparation of funding proposals and other written documentation
  • Organise and conduct educational programs and Children’s Days
  • Keep a record of all income and expenditure using Excel
  • Give presentations and talks
  • Create promotional materials inc info sheets, posters etc


We need someone with the following skills and qualities


  • Good use of Microsoft Office ie Word, Excel and Powerpoint
  • Good record-keeping skills with attention to detail
  • Excellent people skills
  • Open minded and flexible
  • Able to manage own workload and make decisions
  • Hardworking and committed
  • Honest, trustworthy and conscientious
  • Internet savvy
  • Excellent English skills and able to speak Hindi
  • Team player
  • Physically fit and mentally strong.
  • A love for the environment and an interest in waste management


Duration - Minimum of 6 months, ideally longer

Salary range offered – Rs. 15,000 per month



E-mail: Dehradun@wastewarriors.org
Phone: +91 7895267144
Facebook: www.facebook.com/wastewarriors1
Address : 144/4, Rajpur Road, Jakhan, Dehradun, Uttarakhand, 248001.
E-mail: Dharamsala@wastewarriors.org
Phone: +91 7833895331
Facebook: www.facebook.com/wastewarriors2
Address: Behind Ravine Hotel, Bhagsunag, Dharamsala, HP 176219
Email: Corbett@wastewarriors.org
Phone: +91 8954942516
Facebook: www.facebook.com/wastewarriors3
Address: P.O Mohan, Village Bhakrakot, District Almora, Ramnagar, Uttarakhand, 244715 (Postal)