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CDL Driver

Company: Waste Connections
Location: Shelton
Posted on: September 24, 2022

Job Description:



We are looking for a safety conscience G arbage Truck Driver to join the team at our Hauling location in Shelton, WA . Previous waste experience would be a huge plus !

This is a Monday-Friday early AM day shift position. The starting pay for this position is $24.50/HR.

Essential Functions:

  • 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.

    Minimum Qualifications:
    • 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.

      Physical/Mental Demands

      Job incumbents must be able to:
      • Work over 40 hours a week and up to 60 hours a week.
      • Must be able to lift up to 65 pounds.
      • 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 Environment:
        • 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 today and Connect with Your Future at www.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)



Keywords: Waste Connections, Seattle , CDL Driver, Professions , Shelton, Washington

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