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Driver Helper

Dade City, Florida

Job Title

Driver Helper

Primary Location

Dade CIty, Florida

Employee Type

Employee

Job Description

Waste Connections is looking for individuals who have a passion for driving, career growth and share our #1 Value: Safety!  We are looking for Driver Helper to join the team at our location in Dade City, FL.

Monday-Friday typically work from 3:00am to 3:30pm.  On top of great pay we offer family benefits, 401k, vacation, and year round work with year round OT.

POSITION SUMMARY:

The Helper position is responsible for helping the driver of a garbage truck on specified routes to manually collect solid waste and transport it to appropriate disposal sites.

Typical job duties include (but are not limited to)

  • Ride on garbage truck to assist the Driver service customers - will load refuse bags and bring containers to the truck for proper disposal.
  • Directing the truck driver when backing
  • Assisting with vehicle maintenance
  • Operate packing mechanisms and levers to activate the loading arm
  • Clean the packer blade and truck body
  • Deliver positive customer service interactions
  • Perform other job-related duties as assigned.

JOB REQUIREMENTS:

  • Be able to lift 70+ lbs throughout a 10 hour shift.
  • Must be able to work in a very fast paced position in all weather conditions
  • Garbage Truck experience a PLUS!!!

WHAT WE OFFER:

  • Competitive pay!!
  • Excellent benefits including: medical, dental, vision, flexible spending account, long term disability, life insurance, 401K retirement and unlimited opportunities to “Connect with Your Future”.
  • Garbage is very stable and we work year round!

If you have any questions or need help with your application feel free to call the Recruiter, Pete Carreon at 832-510-5681.

Apply today and Connect with Your Future!

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

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