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Refuse Route Driver

North Platte, Nebraska

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
  • Glassdoor Reviews and Company Rating

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

Refuse Route Driver

North Platte, Nebraska

~Waste Connections, Inc hires safety driven people!~

NOW OFFERING A $5,000 STAY ON BONUS!

Our Cambridge, NE hauling facility is now hiring refuse route drivers!! If hired you will be responsible for driving a garbage truck on specified routes to mechanically and manually collect solid waste and transport it to appropriate disposal sites. Daily work will involve heavy industrial lifting, lifting waist high, gripping with hands, moving at a brisk consistent pace, and occasional bending. This position will also be responsible for safely, efficiently, and courteously serving customers.  Additionally, the ideal candidate will:

  • Be able to work in a fast paced, team environment.
  • Be able to work outdoors in all types of weather.
  • Be able to follow safe operating practices.
  • Be able to learn and use interpersonal skills relating to good customer service.
  • Be able and willing to work in a team environment.
  • Be able to read, write and comprehend reports well enough to complete daily assignments.

Requirements:

  • Possess a satisfactory driving record.
  • Possess a valid Class B CDL license. 
  • Must have a minimum of one year truck driving experience.
  • Must be able to get in and out of truck 200 plus times a day.
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs several times per day.

Successful candidates are those who seek to thrive in an environment of operational excellence and accountability.  We offer excellent benefits including: medical, dental, vision, flexible spending account, long term disability, life insurance, 401K and retirement.

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

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