Waste Connections Automated Residential Driver in Shelton, Washington
Job TitleAutomated Residential DriverPrimary LocationShelton, WashingtonEmployee TypeEmployeeJob Description
We are looking for asafety conscienceGarbage Truck Driverto join the team at our Hauling location inShelton, WA. Previous waste experience would be a hugeplus!
Performs complete pre-trip and post-trip inspections including, but not limited to, checking tire pressure, fluid levels, safety equipment, gauges and controls.
Drives heavy diesel truck along residential and commercial routes and to disposal area(s).
Climbs into and out of truck at customer locations and disposal area(s) when necessary.
Operates hand hydraulic controls to cycle compactor and dispose of collected material at the designated facility.
Courteously interacts with customers, dispatchers, and supervisors.
Reads and maintains, in sequential order, tablet, follows map and services each customer as identified on the route sheet or as assigned by dispatcher and/or supervisor.
Completes required route/productivity sheets, Vehicle Condition Reports (VCRs) and other forms.
Performs driver check-in procedures upon returning to the facility at the end of the day Follows all safety policies and procedures as well as attend weekly safety meetings.
Performs other job-related duties as assigned.
Equivalent of high school diploma or GED certification
Valid Class A or B CDL with air brakes endorsement
Must meet Waste Connections Driver MVR Qualification Standards.
Must be 21 years of age or older.
Legally eligible to work in the United States
Ability to perform physical requirements of the position with or without reasonable accommodations.
Successfully pass pre-employment (post offer) drug screen, background and motor vehicle records check and Department of Transportation Physical.
Must be able to work early morning shift starting at 6:00 a.m.
Must be able to read and fill out necessary paperwork completely.
Communicate clearly to customers, dispatcher, and supervisors.
Job incumbents must be able to:
Work over 40 hours a week and up to 60 hours a week.
Push/pull containers weighing up to 300 pounds occasionally throughout the workday.
Climb into and out of truck up to 150 – 300 times throughout the workday when needed.
Driver must be able to read and understand a map, complete a daily driver log as well as pre and post trip truck inspections.
Work independently while driving refuse truck on route
Routes must be completed daily in all weather extremes including extreme hot or cold, wet or dry conditions
Work hours will vary by route.
Truck may or may not have air conditioning
Constant exposure to unpleasant sights and smells
Apply todayand Connect with Your Future atwww.wasteconnections.com!
We offer excellent benefits including: medical, dental, vision, flexible spending account, long term disability, life insurance, 401K retirement.
Waste Connections is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer (Minorities/Female/Disabled/Veterans)