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Class A Driver

Lakewood, Washington

Job Title

Class A Driver

Employee Type

Employee

Requisition Primary Location

Lakewood, Washington

Job Description

We are looking for a safety conscienceClass A CDL Driver to join the team in Lakewood, WA.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Driving Roll Off trucks and/or Tractor Trailer with a dedicated local route
  • Perform routine inspection and maintenance on vehicles such as checking fluids, safety equipment, and tires.
  • Ability to perform a physically demanding job, lifting up to 50lbs on a regular basis
  • Courteous interaction with our customers and perform other miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned.

WORKING CONDITIONS AND PHYSICAL EFFORT:

  • Climbing in and out of the cab up to 40+ times/day.
  • 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.
  • Will be working in all weather conditions

MINIMUM JOB REQUIREMENTS:

  • Valid Class A CDL
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Ability to learn and use interpersonal skills relating to quality customer service
  • As verified by a current MVR/driver abstract, all qualifications as defined under DOT regulation 49 CFR 383.51 must be met
  • Would like to see at least 3 years Class A commercial driving experience, preferably with 53' trailers.
  • Clean safety and driving record
  • Able to work in all weather conditions
  • Ability to deal with the physicality of the job with no issues.
  • 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.

We offer excellent benefits including: medical, dental, vision, flexible spending account, long term & short term disability, life insurance, 401K retirement and unlimited opportunities to "Connect with Your Future".

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

Job Requirements:

Education:

High School (Required)

Language: 

Certification(s):

Class A - Department of Transportation

Competencies:

Responsibilities:

Skills:

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