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Garbage Truck Driver (Monday-Friday)

Kilgore, Texas


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


  • Compensation

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

  • Healthcare

    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

    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


Garbage Truck Driver (Monday-Friday)

Kilgore, Texas

Job Title

Garbage Truck Driver (Monday-Friday)

Primary Location

Kilgore, Texas

Employee Type


Job Description

Waste Connections is looking to hire aLocal Garbage Truck Driverat our site in Kilgore, TX. The position will be responsible for servicing residential customers on specified routes to collect solid waste and transport it to appropriate disposal sites. 

Monday-Friday 5:45 am start time working a 11+ hour day.

We offer excellent family benefits, 401k, vacation, and year round work with year round OT. This position pays $18 an hour. Because of the OT first year drivers make around $60,000 a year. In the future you will have the opportunity to compete for Roll Off and Front Load routes that pay more.

To be considered for this position you must have a Class A or B CDL, 1+ years of CDL driving experience, great driving record, and excellent customer service skills.

Please apply online at


  • Class A or B Commercial Drivers License.
  • 1 or more years of commercial driving experience.

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

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