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Union Driver - $3,000 Bonus

Company: Waste Connections
Location: Tacoma
Posted on: September 25, 2022

Job Description:

We are looking for a safety conscience Union Driver to join the team at our location in Frederickson , WA . Previous waste experience would be a huge plus !

What We Offer:

  • Union Position offering Union benefits
  • Pension Plan
  • Year Round Work with Overtime.
  • Paid Time Off

    We are also offering a $3,000 hiring bonus!

    • Ability to safely operate a refuse truck on specified routes to collect recyclables. 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 an occasional Saturday as needed.
      • 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.
        • Valid Class B CDL with air brakes endorsement as a minimum.
        • Ability to read, write, comprehend and communicate in English. High school diploma or equivalent preferred.
        • Minimum 1 year of experience that is directly related to the duties and responsibilities specified.
        • Basic knowledge of truck components in order to complete pre- and post-trip inspections.

          Waste Connections is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer (Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran)

Keywords: Waste Connections, Tacoma , Union Driver - $3,000 Bonus, Professions , Tacoma, Washington

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