CDL Driver

Waste Connections   Glenwood, IA   Full-time     Transportation
Posted on September 1, 2021
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CDL Driver

$21.00/hour + Over-Time

**Eligible for a $10,000
Sign-On Bonus**

Waste Connections is looking for safety conscience local CDL Driver to join our GROWING team in Glenwood, IA

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 promise to our customers and our employees.

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.
  • Ability to perform 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.

Working Conditions and Physical Effort:

  • Extensive physical activity, Requires strenuous physical work, heavy lifting, pushing, 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, exposure to fumes and vibration. Noise level is usually moderate.

Minimum Job Requirements:

  • Valid Class B CDL with air brakes endorsement as a minimum
  • Ability to read, write, comprehend and communicate in English
  • 2 Years of experience preferred.
  • Basic knowledge of truck components in order to complete pre - and - post trip inspections.

Excellent benefits included:
Medical, Dental, Vision, Flexible spending account, Long term & short term.

Application information and additional instructions can be found once you select your position of interest.

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