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Waste Connections Incorporation

Union Graveyard Driver (R-43102)

Waste Management



Full Time


Portland, Oregon, United States

Arrow Sanitary is looking for a safety conscienceCommercial Front Load Driver to join the team in Portland Oregon. Previous waste experience would be a huge plus! This shift will Start at a 12AM start and will end when route is Completed, generally 9-11 hours/day. Hourly Wage is $30.85/HR, Plus Union Benefits. Who We Are:Waste Connections is a non-hazardous solid waste services company that provides solid waste collection, transfer, disposal and recycling service in 41 states in the U.S. and 6 provinces in Canada. With our 16,000+ employees we are the third largest provider of solid waste service in North America. We are also the leading provider of exploration & production (“E&P”) waste disposal services in the U.S. and a provider of intermodal services in the Northwest.What We Offer:

  • Union Position offering Union benefits
  • Pension Plan
  • Competitive Pay ($30.85/HR)
  • Yearly Boot Allowance of $300.00.
  • Yearly Safety Bonus of up to $1,750
  • Year round work with Overtime.
  • Paid Time off
  • Team Building Events
  • Food Trucks and BBQ’s
  • Annual Company Picnic
Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Ability to safely operate a Front Load 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.
Working Conditions:
  • 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.
Minimum Job Requirements:
  • Valid Class A or B CDL with air brakes endorsement as a minimum.
  • Ability to read, write, comprehend and communicate in English. High school diploma or equivalent preferred.
  • Minimum 2 years 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.
To be considered for any of our current openings you must complete an application at [Register to View] target="_blank">[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)