We are looking for a safety conscience Route Drivers to join our team. Previous waste experience would be a plus. The position will be responsible for driving a garbage truck on specified routes to mechanically and manually collect solid waste.
CDA Garbage is looking for a Route Driver who meets the following requirements.
Valid Class B CDL with air brakes endorsement as a minimum
Knowledge of truck components in order to complete pre and post trip inspections
Ability to read, write, comprehend and communicate in English
Ability to at times perform heavy lifting, pushing or pulling objects over 50 pounds, bending and stooping
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Ability to safely operate a 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. 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 AND PHYSICAL EFFORT:
Extensive physical activity. Requires strenuous physical work; heavy lifting, pushing, or pulling required of objects over 50 pounds. 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