Posted on Mar. 9, 2018
The Swing Driver operates roll-off, rearload and sideload vehicles to designated customer locations, empties containers and transports contents to designated landfills. This position is responsible for operating vehicles efficiently, safely and in compliance with government regulations. The Swing Driver provides courteous and professional service to all customers.
Education requirementsValid Texas Class B Commercial Driver’s License
Record of safe driving for the past five years as shown on current MVR, with no serious accidents or traffic violations
Valid medical card or the ability to obtain one
QualificationsOne year of related medium or heavy truck driving experience and/or specialized training;
Demonstrate excellent heavy truck driving skills;
Demonstrate ability to work independently with minimal supervision;
Ability to independently operate commercial motor vehicles;
Ability to perform basic math functions; and
Ability to read and speak English sufficiently to converse with the general public, to understand highway traffic signs and signals in the English language, to respond to official inquiries, and to make entries on reports and records.
ResponsibilitiesReport to work at the designated time in the company uniform and with the required Personal Protective Equipment (PPE).
Empty containers at customer locations and transport contents to designated landfills.
Ensure the assigned truck is fully-fueled, safe to operate and that the required paperwork is on board before leaving the yard.
Perform pre- and post-trip truck inspection, makes sure the cab is clean and the Vehicle Condition Report (VCR) is turned in.
Work and drive safely and behave in a courteous and professional manner at all times.
Must be available for scheduled shifts, including holidays and weekends.
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.
Comply with all governmental regulations pertaining to trucking and waste operations.
Other duties as assigned.