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CDL Route Driver

Eugene, Oregon

Overview

As a member of our elite team of drivers, you will feel like you’re a part of something bigger than yourself. Our team works together towards a common goal – cleaning up our communities while making our customer service the best in the industry. Do you have a Class A or B CDL? Does driving a local route every day sound great? If the answer is yes, then you’re who we’re looking for.

  • Full Time
  • Level: Class A or B CDL
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Success Profile

What do you need to be a successful Driver at Waste Connections? Check out the top traits we’re looking for and see if you have the right mix.

  • Safety Minded
  • Good Driver
  • Team Player
  • Problem Solver
  • Detail Oriented
  • Customer-Focused

Benefits/Perks

  • Compensation

    Competitive Wages
    Paid Vacation Time
    Wage Increases
    401(k) with Company Match

  • Healthcare

    Medical
    Dental
    Vision
    Medical RX

  • Perks

    Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
    Emergency Travel Assistance
    Prepaid Legal Plan
    Scholarship Program for Kids
    Employee Stock Purchase Plan
    Employee Relief Fund

  • Insurance

    Life
    Short-term Disability
    Long-term Disability

Employee Quote

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If you take pride in what you do every day, you will succeed at this company.

Jerimiah Recycle Driver

Responsibilities

CDL Route Driver

Eugene, Oregon

Sanipac, a Waste Connections company is looking to hire a safety conscienceSwing/Float Driver to join the team in Eugene, Oregon. Previous experience would be a huge plus! Swing Drivers are trained to Operate Commercial Rear Load, Front Load, and Manual Rear Load Garbage Trucks. Swing Drivers help cover for Vacations, and Sick Call Outs.

Schedule will be Monday-Friday and starting around 4am or 6am Ending when the route is complete, generally 9-11 hour day. Competitive Wage, along with Union Benefits!

Who Are We?

WASTE CONNECTIONS, Inc. (NYSE:WCN) – We are an integrated solid waste services company that provides solid waste collection, transfer, disposal and recycling services. The Company serves more than 7 million residential, commercial and industrial customers across 40 States, The District of Columbia and 6 Canadian Provinces.  Forbes Magazine voted Waste Connections as one of the Top 200 small & mid-cap Companies in America”, 3 Years in a Row!

Why you need to join us!

  • CULTURE:   It’s a Great place to work! We work in an environment where empowered, self-directed All-stars know what they do is important.

  • INTEGRITY: Our definition is “saying what you will do and then doing it!” We keep our promises to our customers and our employees.

WHAT WE OFFER:

  • Union Benefits and Pension Plan

  • Yearly Boot Allowance

  • Yearly Safety Bonus

  • Company uniforms, High Visibility PPE gear and Safety gear.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

·Ability to safely operate a garbage truck on specified routes

·Ability to read Route Tablet and service each customer identified on the Route or assigned by the dispatcher.

·Ability to Lift, Push and Pull, Using Hydraulic hand Controls in the Cab of the Truck.

·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, 45-50 hour work 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 CDL with air brakes endorsement as a minimum.

  • Ability to read, write, comprehend and communicate in English. High school diploma or equivalent preferred.

  • Minimum 2 years 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.

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.

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

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