• CDL Drivers

    Posted: 09/20/2020

    When you drive for Waste Management, you join a team of the best drivers in the nation - professional, well trained, and skilled. Our drivers work hard and drive safe. They know they are valued front-line team members who are the key in making Waste Management number one in the industry. They are rewarded with competitive pay, great benefits, opportunity for growth, and they are home at night and on the weekends.                                                                                            Equal Opportunity Employer (Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran)

    To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Other minor duties may be assigned. 

    • Operates vehicle in accordance with Waste Management Safety and Life Critical Rules. OSHA. (Occupational and Safety Health Act) and DOT (Department of Transportation) requirements as well as all local, municipal, state, and federal laws.
    • Performs pre- and post-trip inspections of assigned equipment and documents checks on standard DVIR (Driver Vehicle Inspection Report.).
    • Immediately reports any unsafe situations or service related issues to Route Manager or Dispatch.
    • Attends and participates in all scheduled training programs, briefings, and meetings required by Waste Management or Route Manager.
    • Works closely with Route Managers to improve route efficiencies and identify best practices.
    • Notifies Route Manager of any incidents, accidents, injures, or property damage.
    • Notifies Route Manager or Dispatch of service interruptions, including blocked containers, closed lots, street, alleyways or potential safety hazards.
    • Communicates customer requests to Route Manager or Dispatch.
    • Identifies and reports all containers in need of repair or replacement
    • Completes and submits customer tickets as required.
    • Positions and / or returns container on the customer’s property in a manner that ensures lids and or doors are properly replaced, and do not block driveway entrances or traffic.
    • Follows route assignments as directed and completes end of day documentation and the check out process.
    • Performs all duties as scheduled by Route Manager or Dispatch and assisting other drivers as directed to meet customer needs.
    • Education: Not required
    • Experience: One (1) year(s) of previous experience operating a vehicle requiring a CDL or equivalent military driving within the last seven (7) years.
    • B. Certificates, Licenses, Registrations or Other Requirements

    • Commercial Drivers License B (CDL).
    • The CDL is a requirement, therefore, an applicant must be 21 years of age.
    • Hold a current Class A or B Commercial ‘Drivers License with an air brake endorsement.
    • C. Other Knowledge, Skills or Abilities Required

    • Acceptable driving record required.
    • Legally eligible to work in the United States.
    • Successfully complete pre-employment DOT drug screen and DOT physical.