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Roll-Off Truck Driver

Palmetto Bay, Florida

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

Roll-Off Truck Driver

Palmetto Bay, Florida

Job Title

Roll-Off Truck Driver

Primary Location

Palmetto, Florida

Employee Type

Employee

Job Description

Waste Connections is looking for individuals who have a passion for driving, career growth and share our #1 Value: Safety!  We are looking for Roll-Off Garbage Truck Driver to join the team at our location in Palmetto Hauling Palmetto, FL.  

Monday-Friday starting at day shift starts at 5:30am typically working 10-11 hour days.  You may also work occasional Saturday for extra overtime.  We offer family benefits, 401k, and vacation.

POSITION SUMMARY:

  • Ability to safely operate a garbage truck on specified routes to collect solid waste. Waste experience preferred.
  • Ability to read route sheets and service each customer identified on the sheet or assigned by the dispatcher.
  • 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, 50 hour work week.

JOB REQUIREMENTS:

  • Valid Class A or B CDL
  • Have at least 2 years of work experience as well as a stable work history, preferably in a driver position.
  • Able to lift 50+ pounds.
  • Able and willing to work outside in all weather conditions.
  • Garbage Truck experience a PLUS!!!
  • Garbage is very stable and we work year round!
  • VETERANS are encouraged to apply.


WHAT WE OFFER:

  • Competitive pay!!
  • Excellent benefits including: medical, dental, vision, flexible spending account, long term disability, life insurance, 401K retirement and unlimited opportunities to “Connect with Your Future”.
  • Garbage is very stable and we work year round!

If you have any questions or need help with your application feel free to call the Recruiter, Pete Carreon at 832-510-5681.

Apply today and Connect with Your Future!

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

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