Temporary Driver

Job Title Temporary Driver Primary Location Sweethome, Oregon Employee Type Employee Job Description
Sweet Home Sanitation, a Waste Connections company, is looking for a Seasonal CDL Driver to join our team in Sweet Home, OR! This will be Commercial rear Load and Residential Automated Side Load

The typical schedule is Monday-Friday, starting at 5:00am to 2:30-3:30 Hours vary from 40 - 55 hours per week.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

• Ability to safely operate a garbage truck on specified routes to collect solid waste. This will be a relief driver route, but will mainly consist of driving a rear load truck, occasionally in a side load truck

• Ability to read route tablets and service each customer identified on the route 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.

• 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 Class B CDL with air brakes endorsement as a minimum.

• 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.

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)