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Solid Waste Collector/ CDL Class B

City of Bowie, Maryland
Bowie, MD
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $21 Hourly
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: medical, vision, 401k, dental, life insurance,
Job Description

Solid Waste Collector/ CDL Class B- Primary duties are to serve as a collector on a refuse or recycling truck. Responsible for heavy manual work in collection of refuse and recycling. Operates mechanisms for loading, compacting and dumping refuse and recyclables. Secondary duties are to serve as driver of refuse and recycling trucks as needed when primary drivers are not available.

 

SOLID WASTE COLLECTOR/ CDL CLASS B MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

· Possession of valid Class B restricted license with air brake endorsement

· Good driving record

· Ability to work in a team environment.

· Willingness to work outdoors in all-weather.

· Ability to compile a sound work attendance record.

· Must be able to work in a physically strenuous environment, which includes repetitive lifting and walking for long periods.

· Ability to lift 50 pounds

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

· High School Diploma or GED

· Two or more years of experience in solid waste operations

*COVID-19 vaccination required in order to qualify for this position.

SALARY: $21.03 hourly

HOW TO APPLY: Please visit the City of Bowie website at www.cityofbowie.org Applicants are required to complete the City of Bowie application.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: TUESDAY, MAY 31, 2022

Applicants for this position MUST register FOR THE Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration Drug and Alcohol

Clearinghouse. (https://clearinghouse.fmcsa.dot.gov/) Applicants not registered will not be considered.

The City of Bowie is a drug and alcohol-testing employer. EOE

Company Description
Founded in 1870, and incorporated as a town in 1916, Bowie has grown from a small railroad stop to the largest municipality in Prince George’s County, and the fifth largest city in the State of Maryland, with an estimated population of 58,682. The town was first called Huntington City, though its train station was named in honor of local resident, Governor Oden Bowie, president of the Baltimore and Potomac Railroad. The town was subsequently re-chartered as Bowie.

Today the City of Bowie Government consists of a staff of over 400 hardworking employees in a variety of skilled, non-skilled, administrative, public safety, and professional disciplines. The City boasts of a pleasant working environment and goal-oriented culture. This is reflected in the City's high employee retention rate, and consistency in achieving organizational objectives.
The City offers competitive salaries and a robust menu of employee benefits, including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance, as well as a 401(K) with employer match, and a 457 savings plan. To optimize employee work/life balance, many positions include telework and flexible scheduling options

City of Bowie, Maryland

Why Work Here?
Remote work; flexible scheduling; medical, dental, vision, life and long-term care insurance; 401(k); 457

Founded in 1870, and incorporated as a town in 1916, Bowie has grown from a small railroad stop to the largest municipality in Prince George’s County, and the fifth largest city in the State of Maryland, with an estimated population of 58,682. The town was first called Huntington City, though its train station was named in honor of local resident, Governor Oden Bowie, president of the Baltimore and Potomac Railroad. The town was subsequently re-chartered as Bowie. Today the City of Bowie Government consists of a staff of over 400 hardworking employees in a variety of skilled, non-skilled, administrative, public safety, and professional disciplines. The City boasts of a pleasant working environment and goal-oriented culture. This is reflected in the City's high employee retention rate, and consistency in achieving organizational objectives. The City offers competitive salaries and a robust menu of employee benefits, including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance, as well as a 401(K) with employer match, and a 457 savings plan. To optimize employee work/life balance, many positions include telework and flexible scheduling options

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15901 Excalibur Road

Bowie, MD
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