Driver Helper

Job Title Driver Helper Primary Location Juneau, Alaska Employee Type Employee Job Description
Alaska Waste, a Waste Connections company, is looking for a safety conscience Driver Helper to join our team in Juneau, AK!

The typical schedule will start early in the morning, Monday-Friday, 8-10 hours per day. Occasional Saturday work is required.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Regular heavy lifting and climbing on and off and truck throughout the shift
  • Be able to obtain a Class B CDL
  • Be able to work in a fast paced, team environment.
  • Be able to work outdoors in all types of weather.
  • Be able to follow safe operating practices.
  • Be able and willing to work in a team environment.
  • Read, write and comprehend reports well enough to complete daily assignments.
  • 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.

MINIMUM JOB REQUIREMENTS:

  • Valid driver's license.
  • Ability to obtain a Class B CDL with air brakes endorsement.
  • Clean driving record.
  • Ability to read, write, comprehend and communicate in English. High school diploma or equivalent preferred.
  • Minimum 1 year of experience that is directly related to the duties and responsibilities specified.
  • Ability to pass background check and drug screen.

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.

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)