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Cart Delivery Driver

Omaha, 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
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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

Cart Delivery Driver

Omaha, Nebraska

Waste Connections is looking for a safety conscience Container Delivery Driver  to join our GROWING team in Omaha, Nebraska.

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 do:
We provide trash and recycle services along with Portable Toilet solutions to the local community. You, a vital piece of the team, would be responsible for safely operating our Container Delivery Truck to provide the carts and containers in neighborhoods.

This includes duties such:

  • Operate delivery truck into neighborhoods, sites and special events in a safe manner.
  • Ability to read route sheets and service each customer identified on the sheet or assigned by the dispatcher.
  • Perform daily pre and post trip inspections.
  • Perform a physically demanding job, lifting, pulling, bending and moving 50 pounds or more.
  • Operate hydraulic hand controls to lift/load refuse and containers of trash at designated facilities.
  • Courteous interaction with our customers
  • Perform other miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned.

What we work with:

We work with people’s personal refuse. This is a service provided year round – Rain, snow or shine. Hot or cold. Be prepared to work in all environments, around louder pumping equipment, in not-so ideal environments or conditions. Not to mention dirty and unpleasant ones.

Plan for the following labor:

  • Extensive physical activity. Requires constant exit and entry from vehicle, scrubbing containers, operating hydraulics, lifting, pushing, pulling, all solo. Moderate noise level.
  • Work environment involves some exposure to physical risks such as moving mechanical parts. Which require following basic safety precautions.
  • Awareness of surrounding hazards and changing situations (Construction sites, parking lots, areas of large crowds).
  • Exposure to outside weather, including frequent hot, wet and/or rainy conditions, as well as exposure to fumes and vibration.  

At the end of the day, we go home knowing we leave a smiling customer!

Minimum Job Requirements

  • Valid Driver’s License
  • Clean MVR
  • Comfortable with physical labor
  • Ability to read, write, comprehend and communicate in English
  • Availability to work Monday – Friday, occasional Saturdays starting at around 5:30 am.  Approx. 45-55 hours a week.

To be considered for any of our current openings you must complete an application at www.careers.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)

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