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Waste Connections Incorporation

CDL Garbage Route Driver

Waste Management

All

Full Time

On Site

No

The Dalles, Oregon, United States

The Dalles Disposal, a Waste Connections Company, is looking to hire a Local Commercial CDL Driver to run our Refuse/Recycle route in The Dalles, Oregon.

Valid Class B CDL license with air brake endorsement required

Starting wage for valid Class B CDL driver is $34.00/HR!

In this position, you will be responsible for collecting and loading waste, as well as transporting this waste by a rear load truck to a landfill and/or transfer station.

This a physically demanding job with big time benefits! We offer competitive pay along with an opportunity to join us for a long term career! If you are a dependable, team-oriented and service-driven person, with a passion for the environment, we may be the perfect place for you!

This is a local route working Monday - Friday. Start time 6:00 AM until route is complete with overtime weekly.

Why you need to join us!

  • CULTURE: It’s a Great place to work! We work in an environment where empowered, self directed All-stars know what they do is important.
  • INTEGRITY: Our definition is “saying what you will do and then doing it!” We keep our promises to our customers and our employees.

What we offer:

  • Competitive Wage! $$$
  • Yearly Safety Bonuses $$$
  • Uniforms/Safety Gear Provided and Laundered.
  • Yearly Boot allowances of up to $200.00 a year
  • Overtime
  • Stable Year Round, Full Time work.

We offer excellent benefits including: medical, dental, vision, pharmacy coverage, dependent care and health care flexible spending accounts, long term & short term disability, life insurance, an employee assistance program, paid time-off, sick time-off, 401K retirement plan, and an employee share purchase program. Plus unlimited opportunities to "Connect with Your Future".

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Ability to read route Tablet/sheets and service each customer identified on the sheet or assigned by the dispatcher.
  • Perform Daily Pre-trip and Post-Trip DOT inspections on vehicles. Such as checking fluids, safety equipment, lights and tire pressure.
  • 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.

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 and/or humid conditions, as well as exposure to fumes and vibration. Noise level is usually moderate.

Requirements:

  • Valid Class B CDL license with air brake endorsement Required
  • Clean Driving Record.
  • Working knowledge of D.O.T. laws
  • Ability to work 40-50 hours a week
  • Willingness to submit to and pass background check and pre-employment drug screening test
  • Ability to read, write and comprehend reports to complete daily assignments
  • Physical demands include:
    • Ability to function in a wide variety of environments to withstand exposure to all kinds of weather while completing work assignments (i.e., rain, heat, sun, cold)
    • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds, and move and maneuver up to 100 pounds
    • Ability to mount and dismount the truck multiple times every day while on route

To be considered for any of our current openings you must complete an application at [Register to View]

Application information and additional instructions can be found once you select your position of interest.

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