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Local CDL Driver at Waste Connections, Inc in Carbondale, Colorado

Posted in General Business 30+ days ago.

Type: Full-Time





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Job Title
Local CDL Driver Employee Type Employee
Requisition Primary Location
Carbondale, Colorado

Job Description

Mountain Waste, a Waste Connections company, is looking for a safety conscience CDL Route Driver at our site in Carbondale, Colorado.

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 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, with weekend options. Typically 45-50 hours a week.

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 ClassB CDL with air brakes endorsement as a minimum.

  • Ability to read, write, comprehend and communicate in English.

  • 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)
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