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Job Title Recycle Driver Primary Location Aberdeen, Washington Employee Type Employee Job Description
Join Waste Connections, Inc., and Connect with Your Future!

Who Are We?

WASTE CONNECTIONS (NYSE:WCN) - We arean integrated solid waste services company that provides solid waste collection, transfer, disposal and recycling services. The Company serves more than 7.5 million residential, commercial and industrial customers across 45 states, the District of Columbia and 6 Canadian Provinces.

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.

Our hauling diving located in Aberdeen, WA is looking to add a safety focused driver to their team. This is a union position with union pay scale, benefits, and pension plan. This is a Monday-Friday early AM day shift position. Typical work week is 45 hours. The starting pay for this position is $21.07/hr.

Responsibilities include:

  • Performs complete pre-trip inspection including, but not limited to, checking tire pressure, fluid levels, safety equipment, gauges and controls.
  • Drives heavy diesel truck to and from customer locations and disposal area(s).
  • Moves waste bin to position accessible by truck and closes all enclosure gates, as necessary.
  • Operates hydraulic hand controls to lift/load refuse, operate compactor and dispose of collected material at the designated facility.
  • Cleans waste from the packer blade and truck body on each landfill or transfer station run.
  • Courteous interaction with customers, dispatchers and supervisors.
  • Cleans up the area around accidental waste spills.
  • Reads route sheets to determine day's schedule and services each customer as identified on the route sheet or as assigned by dispatcher or supervisor.
  • Completes required route/productivity sheets, Vehicle Condition Reports (VCRs) and other forms.
  • Performs all driver check-in procedures upon returning to the facility at the end of the day.
  • Follows all safety policies and procedures.
  • Performs other job-related duties as assigned.

Ideal candidate will possess:

  • Valid Class A or B CDL with air brakes endorsement
  • As verified by a current MVR/driver abstract, must meet all qualifications as defined under DOT regulation 49 CFR 383.51
  • Equivalent of high school diploma or G.E.D. certification
  • Minimum of two years commercial truck driving experience.
  • Have knowledge of truck components in order to complete pre-and post-trip inspections
  • Possess a clean safety and driving record
  • Be able to learn and use interpersonal skills relating to good customer service
  • Be able to lift 50 pounds

To be considered for any of our current openings you must complete an application at www.wasteconnections.com . 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)