Date Posted: November 4, 2020

Deadline: February 7, 2015

Organization: Waste Management

City: Chicago

Website: View Website

Wages/Salary: Competitive Pay and Excellent Benefits


The requirements listed below are representative of the qualifications necessary to perform the job.

Must be at least 21 years of age or older.
Must have a Class B CDL A.
Education and Experience
Required: High school diploma or G.E.D, and one to four years previous experience. Additional two years may substitute for High School Diploma.
Preferred: High school diploma or G.E.D, plus additional or specialized training, and one to four years previous experience.

B. Certificates, Licenses, Registrations or Other Requirements
Required: Commercial Driver's License B (CDL)

C. Other Knowledge, Skills or Abilities Required
Acceptable driving record required.
This physically strenuous position involves loading and off-loading of contents.

Job Description:

Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran

Job Shift: Standard Business Hours
Travel: None
Employee Referral Amount: 500

Job Summary:
Safely operates a heavy-duty truck to perform assigned duties to meet customer needs.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform the essential duties satisfactorily. Other minor duties may be assigned and may vary by location.
Responsible for safely hauling materials that may require navigation through congested and confined areas in rural locations.
Operates vehicle in accordance with Occupational and Safety Health Act (OSHA) and Department of Transportation (DOT) requirements as well as all local, state and federal requirements and Company expectations for the Fleet; maintains a clean and safe vehicle.
Performs pre- and post-trip inspections of assigned vehicle using utilizing standard DVIR (Driver Vehicle Inspection Report); notes all issues on DVIR form for corrective review/repair.
Immediately reports any unsafe situations or service calls to Manager or Dispatch before attempting service.
Participates and cooperates in all scheduled training, briefings, and meetings as required by Manager.
Works closely with Managers to improve efficiency and identify problem or unsafe accounts.
Performs all duties as scheduled by Manager or Dispatch, assisting other company drivers as directed.
Notifies Manager of any incidents, accidents, injuries, or property damage.
Notifies Dispatch or Manager of issues as prescribed by Service Machine protocol, including blocked containers, potential missed pick-ups or problems that may arise.
Communicates customer requests or issues to Dispatch or Manager.
Completes and submits customer tickets when excess yardage must be removed.
Positions containers on the customer's property in a manner that ensures lids are properly replaced, containers are set in an upright position, and containers do not block driveway entrances or traffic.
Follows driving assignments throughout the day and completes all required documentation.

Work Environment
Listed below are key points regarding environmental demands and work environment of the job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.
Required to use motor coordination with finger dexterity (such as keyboarding, machine operation, etc) most of the work day;
The position involves lifting (up to 50 - 75 pounds), pushing, pulling, and bending (Note: The level of physical effort may vary from site to site and in some cases be greater or lesser than documented here.)
Required to be exposed to physical occupational risks (such as cuts, burns, exposure to toxic chemicals, etc) rarely;
Required to be exposed to physical environment which involves dirt, odors, noise, weather extremes or similar elements most of the work day;
Normal setting for this job is: outdoors and/or driving a vehicle.

At Waste Management, each eligible employee receives a competitive total compensation package including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance and Short Term Disability. As well as a Stock Purchase Plan, Company match on 401K, and more! Our employees also receive Paid Vacation, Holidays, and Personal Days. Please note that benefits may vary by site.

If this sounds like the opportunity that you have been looking for, please apply now on the site below, or call 877.220.5627 to speak with a Waste Management recruiter today!

Contact Name:
Waste Management Recruiter
Application Process:

Phone: (877) 220-5627