Posted on Apr. 11, 2018
The Residential Collection Driver will operate a Rearload truck and deliver loads to designated landfills, transfer stations or recycling centers and empty the Rearload truck. This position will operate the Rearload truck in compliance with all governmental regulations pertaining to trucking and waste operations and will provide courteous, professional service to all customers. Supervisory responsibilities include leading one or two helpers when assigned, conducting orientation, training and re-training helpers as needed and coordinating and directing the work of the helpers.
DUTIES & ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS
Report to work at designated time in company uniform and with required personal protective equipment (PPE).
Ensure that the assigned truck is fully-fueled, safe to operate and that the required paperwork is on board before leaving the yard.
Collect the route as outlined in the route sheet and document changes, problems (using company provided camera and/or note the route sheet), etc. on the route sheet.
Record time on route sheet at each customer stop.
Perform post-trip truck inspection, make sure the cab is clean and the Vehicle Condition Report (VCR) is turned in.
Work and drive productively and safely and behaves in a courteous and professional manner at all times.
Available for work on weekends and/or holidays, as scheduled.
Responsible for using good judgment to determine if a customer-loaded container is over maximum tonnage and for reporting overweight boxes immediately to the dispatcher for direction.
Responsible for and required to track personal DOT compliance, i.e. daily hours of service, and to report immediately to the supervisor if in danger of being out of compliance.
Report any moving violations incurred during work hours to the supervisor at the end of the shift.
Responsible for and required to report any personal moving violations or accidents to the supervisor within 72 hours.
Responsible for maintaining a valid Medical Card and a valid Driver’s License.
Other duties as assigned.