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CDL Driver - Class B Required

WCA Waste Corporation Gainesville, FL
  • Posted: 13 days ago
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Description

The CDL Driver will be responsible for providing a high level of service to customers both safely and efficiently. This includes collecting solid waste on curbside and/or backdoor routes and transporting to post-collection facilities.


Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Drives a rear-load truck along designated routes to collect waste and take to post-collection facilities.
  • Operates mechanical packer to load and compact trash from hopper into the truck body.
  • Performs daily pre- and post-trip inspections. Completes and submits the vehicle condition report at the end of the shift.
  • Courteously interacts with customers and/or the general public along the route to answer questions or respond to requests. Notifies supervisor of issues requiring management action.
  • Maintains and submits a DOT logbook, daily route/productivity sheet, and vehicle condition report (post-trip inspection sheet) as required by law or company policy.
  • Demonstrates the ability to maneuver truck into and out of minimum clearance spaces, using mirrors to back up.
  • Uses a key map and GPS to locate service addresses.
  • Follows safe operating practices, including lock out/tag out procedures to ensure proper operation of the truck.
  • Monitors operations to detect loose debris, using mirrors or direct sight and/or listening for debris falling onto truck during dumping operation. Visually scans customer site before and after dumping.
  • Able to learn and use interpersonal skills to provide good customer service.
  • Able to read, write, and comprehend reports well enough to accurately complete daily assignments.
  • Adherence to all DOT, OSHA, FMCSA, and EPA regulations and standards.
  • Performs other job-related duties as assigned by management.

    Requirements

    • Valid Commercial Driver’s License, minimum of class B
    • Must be at least 21 years of age
    • Minimum of one year verifiable CDL driving experience or a certificate of completion from an accredited truck driving school
    • Must be able to meet criteria for safety sensitive functions according to DOT and Company standards
    • Must be able to demonstrate the ability to safely drive the truck and operate equipment
    • Must be able to read and interpret a key map and GPS to locate service addresses
    • Ability to communicate clearly and effectively

      Equal Opportunity Employer

WCA Waste Corporation

Why Work Here?

WCA Waste Corporation (WCA) proudly serves customers, at home, at work, and in an array of commercial industries, by efficiently collecting, transferring, processing, and disposing of waste. For nearly two decades, WCA has been known for outstanding customer service, and owns one of the best safety records in the industry. As a vertically integrated company, WCA leverages technology to deliver exceptional environmental services for each and every client. WCA is a diverse business, operating in the context of unique cultures and climates. WCA prides itself on a decentralized structure and the experienced ability to understand local needs and provide personalized services. WCA is comprised of an experienced, knowledgeable, and caring team of more than 1,700 customer service driven employees and a fleet of over 850 vehicles. WCA was founded on community-centric principles, which are paramount in delivering eco-friendly and comprehensive sustainable solutions through well-trained experts at every level. Personalized and localized operations focus on safety-first methods, with a devotedness to customer needs and environmental stewardship. Communities trust WCA because of responsive environmental services leadership. WCA encompasses the highest environmental and ethical standards. The WCA management team is committed to the sustained creation of a company and community culture in which employees understand and respect the value of protecting the environment and implementing new initiatives, such as compressed natural gas fueled trucks, to reduce the company’s carbon footprint. WCA consistently gives back to communities in which we serve and live, and remains instrumental in recovery and community assistance following natural disasters and major storms.

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