Company: Waste Connections
Posted on: June 21, 2022
County Transfer & Recycling, a Waste Connections company, is
looking for a safety conscience Local Commercial Driver to join our
team in Florence, OR! We are offering Competitive wage along with
Medial, Dental and 401K Benefits!
This position will be cross trained in many different styles of
Trucks (Roll Off, Commercial Front Load, and Residential Automatic
As a driver you will be mechanically collecting solid waste and
transporting it to appropriate disposal sites. This Position
requires you to work independently, in addition Drivers are
expected to deliver excellence in customer service at all
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
•Ability to safely operate a garbage truck on specified routes to
service Residential and Commercial Customers
Ability to Cross train in different styles of Trucks, Front Load,
Residential Side Load, and Forklift operation.
•Ability to read Route Tablet and service each customer identified
on the Route or assigned by the dispatcher.
•Ability to Lift, Push and Pull 500+ Containers Using Hydraulic
•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, 45-50 hour work week.
Ability to work One Saturday a month for a 2 Hour shift
Ability to start at 3:30AM when doing Front Load Routes
Ability to start at 6:30AM when doing Residential and Roll Off
WORKING CONDITIONS AND PHYSICAL EFFORT:
•Extensive physical activity. Requires strenuous physical work;
heavy lifting, pushing, or pulling required of objects over 50
•Work environment involves some exposure to physical risks such as
moving mechanical parts. Which require following basic safety
•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 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
WHAT WE OFFER:
- Medical, Dental, and Vision Benefits
- Competitive Wage
- 401K Program
- Yearly Boot Allowance
- Yearly Safety Bonus
- Company uniforms, High Visibility PPE gear and Safety gear.
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
Keywords: Waste Connections, Eugene , CDL Driver, Professions , Florence, Oregon
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