Select your country: United States Canada Deutschland


Driver - Placerville, CA #6079095

Company: Waste Connections, Inc

Date: 02/14/2019

Category: Business Services / Other

City: Placerville, CA

Job Title


Driver


Employee Type


Employee


Requisition Primary Location


Placerville, California


Job Description


El Dorado Disposal is looking to hire a safety conscious Garbage Truck Driver to join the team at our team in Placerville, California. This is a physical job where you will be working outside in all weather conditions. Schedule is Monday-Friday 5:00am start time to 3:30pm occasional Saturdays as needed. This is a full time year round position. You will be eligible for Medical,Dental, Vision and 401K Benefits.


WE OFFER:


  • Safety Bonuses of up to $1,000 a year


  • Boot Allowance of up to $250.00 a year


  • Uniforms Provided along with PPE gear.


  • Overtime

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:


  • Ability to safely operate a garbage truck on specified routes to collect solid waste. Waste experience preferred , but not required.


  • Ability to read route sheets and service each customer identified on the sheet or assigned by the dispatcher.


  • Perform routine inspection and maintenance on vehicles such as checking fluids, safety equipment, and tires.


  • Ability to perform a physically demanding job, loading and unloading, at times with no helpers.


  • Operate hydraulic hand controls to lift/load refuse and dispose of trash at designated facilities.


  • Courteous interaction with our customers and perform other miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned.


  • A typical schedule for this position is Monday-Friday, with an occasional Saturday as needed, 45 hour work week.

WORKING CONDITIONS AND PHYSICAL EFFORT:


  • Extensive physical activity. Requires strenuous physical work; heavy lifting, pushing, or pulling required of objects over 50 pounds.


  • Work environment involves some exposure to physical risks such as moving mechanical parts. Which require following basic safety precautions.


  • The employee is exposed to outside weather, including frequent wet conditions, as well as exposure to fumes and vibration. Noise level is usually moderate.

MINIMUM JOB REQUIREMENTS:


  • Valid Class A or B CDL with air brakes endorsement preferred.


  • High school diploma or equivalent preferred.


  • Minimum 1 year of experience that is directly related to the duties and responsibilities specified.


  • Basic knowledge of truck components in order to complete pre- and post-trip inspections.

Thank you for considering Waste Connections for your next career opportunity! We appreciate your interest and want you to take the next steps in completing our application process.


In order to be considered an applicant for any of our current opportunities you will need to complete an application in our internal system. This process takes minutes and is available and optimized for mobile, tablet and desktop users.


Please review the job qualifications and additional information about our company, vision and values at www.wasteconnections.com


Once you have selected the opening you are interested in you will be asked to create a profile in our system and can use this profile to apply to any of our positions nationwide, now and in the future.


We offer excellent benefits including: medical, dental, vision, flexible spending account, long term & short term disability, life insurance, 401K retirement and unlimited opportunities to "Connect with Your Future".


Waste Connections is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer (Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran


Job Requirements:


Education:


Language:


Certification(s):


Competencies:


Responsibilities:


Skills:


Who We Are


Waste Connections is an integrated solid waste services company that provides solid waste collection, transfer, disposal and recycling services in mostly exclusive and secondary markets. Our goal is to create an environment where self-directed, empowered employees strive to consistently fulfill our constituent commitments and seek to create positive impacts through interactions with customers, communities, and fellow employees.


OUR PEOPLE MEAN EVERYTHING TO US


Waste Connections is always working to protect the health of the communities we serve, and we are grateful for the hard work and dedication that you bring to your job every day. Working here means you are a safety-minded individual who is making important contributions on a daily basis that will make a positive impact on those around you. We appreciate that you are a person of integrity who takes pride in the work you do.


Our Opportunities


BUILD TALENT FROM WITHIN


People who want to gain valuable professional experience will find that Waste Connections is a fantastic place to work. You’ll enjoy the opportunity for beneficial training and professional development opportunities that can help enhance your skills and lead the way to a more promising future.


LET’S REALIZE YOUR GOALS TOGETHER


Bring your passion to succeed and you’ll quickly discover that great opportunities are all around you. At Waste Connections, you’ll thrive if you are friendly, dedicated, and prefer a work hard/play hard culture that is focused on maintaining our reputation as the premier waste services company in the markets we serve.


Select your country: United States Canada Deutschland