The Dalles Disposal is looking for a safety conscience Driver to join the team in The Dalles, Oregon. Previous waste experience would be a huge plus! This is a full time year round position with Overtime. Working Schedule is Monday-Friday with a start time of 5:30 am. Typical shifts are 9-10 Hours.
What we offer:
$1,000 Stay On Bonus
Safety Bonuses up to $1,500 yearly.
Commission Bonuses of $300.00 up to $3,500!
Medical, Dental, and Vision Benefits.
Boot allowances of up to $175.00 a year
year Round stable work.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Ability to read route sheets or Tablet and service each customer identified or assigned by the dispatcher.
Perform Daily Pre-trip and Post-Trip inspections on vehicles. Such as checking fluids, safety equipment, lights and tire pressure.
Ability to perform a 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.
A typical schedule for this position is Monday-Friday 5:30am-2:30pm, with an occasional Saturday as needed, 45 hour work week. With overtime often.
WORKING CONDITIONS AND PHYSICAL EFFORT:
Automatic Side Load Truck
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 A OR B CDL with air brakes endorsement is REQUIRED for this position.
Ability to read, write, comprehend and communicate in English. High school diploma or equivalent preferred.
Clean Driving Record.
Basic knowledge of truck components in order to complete pre- and post-trip inspections.
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)