Garbage Truck Driver / Helper
San Luis Obispo, California
Requisition Primary Location
Waste Connections, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Garbage Truck Driver / Helper at our San Luis Obispo, CA operation. In this position you will be working Monday - Friday 5AM - 1:30PM, with occasional overtime. In this job you will be working both as a driver and a driver helper. 2-3 days a week you will be driving and the other 2-3 days a week you will be a helper working on the back of a manual rear-load garbage truck. This is a very physically demanding job and qualified candidate must be able and willing to lift 50 - 75lbs consistently through out an 8 to 10 hour shift. Class A or B Commercial Drivers Licenseis required . Daily work will involve heavy industrial lifting, lifting waist high, gripping with hands, moving at a brisk consistent pace, and constantly bending. This position will also be responsible for safely, efficiently, and courteously serving customers.
Full time position Monday-Friday day shift working between 8-10 hours . Very labor intensive. Great pay, family benefits, 401k, vacation.
Do not stop by or call our local office. Please apply online atwww.wasteconnections.com.
Ideal candidate will:
- Be able to work in a fast paced, team environment.
- Be able to work outdoors in all types of weather.
- Be able to follow safe operating practices.
- Be able to learn and use interpersonal skills relating to good customer service.
- Be able to read, write and comprehend reports well enough to complete daily assignments.
- Possess a clean driving record.
- Possess a valid Class A or B Commercial Drivers License.
- Labor experience highly preferred.
- Ability to lift up to 75 pounds consistentlyover an 8-10 hr shift
Successful candidates are those who seek to thrive in an environment of operational excellence and accountability. We offer excellent benefits including: medical, dental, vision, flexible spending account, long term disability, life insurance, 401K retirement and unlimited opportunities to "Connect with Your Future". Waste Connections is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer (Minority/Female/Disabled/Veterans).
High School (Required)
Class B Commercial Drivers License with Air Brakes Endorsement - Department of Transportation