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Front Load Driver - $22.50/hr

Company: Waste Connections
Location: Loudon
Posted on: May 4, 2021

Job Description:


Job Title
Front Load Driver - $22.50/hr
Primary Location
Loudon, Tennessee
Employee Type
Employee
Job Description


Waste Connections, Inc. is looking for a safety conscious Front Load Driver to join the team at our Hauling location in Loudon, TN. Front Load experience required.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Ability to safely operate a garbage truck on specified routes to collect solid waste.
  • 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.

    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 A or B Commercial Drivers License with air brakes endorsement.
      • High school diploma or equivalent preferred.
      • 2 years of Front Load experience
      • Basic knowledge of truck components in order to complete pre- and post-trip inspections.

        Apply today and Connect with Your Future!


        We offer excellent benefits including: medical, dental, vision, flexible spending account, long term disability, life insurance, 401K retirement.

        Waste Connections is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer (Minorities/Female/Disabled/Veterans)

Keywords: Waste Connections, Knoxville , Front Load Driver - $22.50/hr, Human Resources , Loudon, Tennessee

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