$1500 Retention Bonus - Driver Trainee - Hourly 109
Company: Waste Pro USA, Inc.
Location: Fort Myers
Posted on: June 8, 2021
Offering a $1500 Retention Bonus and Paying Hourly Rates with
Overtime at Time and Half. This is an outstanding career
opportunity to obtain a Class B Commercial Driver's License while
working for Waste Pro. While training this position is responsible
for assisting the refuse truck driver on pre-assigned and special
routes to pick up garbage, yard waste, or recycling. During the
first 4 months of employment Waste Pro will provide training to
help the employee obtain a Commercial Learner's Permit. Once the
employee obtains their permit, Waste Pro will provide behind the
wheel instruction and testing with a State Certified Examiner.
After passing test and obtaining CDL employee will be transferred
to a driving position. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: 1. Picks up solid
waste and places it in the back of a rear load garbage truck on
specified routes often done manually or by pushing toter to tipper.
Lifts and carries trash bags, bulk items and containers to the
truck for disposal. Climbs onto and off of the rear truck step to
load refuse, waste and carts. Operates packing mechanism to compact
waste into the truck. 2. Assists Driver in safely backing up the
truck by directing the Driver from the ground. 3. Cleans behind the
compactor blade with shovel and hoe when directed. Sprays and
cleans the hopper and truck at the end of each shift or as needed.
4. Reports any safety or customer service related issues to driver
and supervisor, immediately. 5. Assists other routes as needed to
complete daily work. 6. Performs other job-related duties as
assigned. 2. Provides a safe and Distinguishably Different level of
service through courteous and expeditious customer service in all
aspects of refuse operation to the general public and customers.
Exhibits a positive attitude towards company, customer and
municipal goals. 3. Ensures garbage and recyclables at residences
are picked up and transferred properly; pick up may require using
back door. 4. Answers questions for residents and directs them to
contact Customer Service or appropriate government office for
additional information. 5. Must comply with all ANSI (American
National Standards Institute), OSHA (Occupational Safety and Health
Administration) and company safety polices including Waste Pro
Absolute Guidelines. 9. Performs a variety of manual duties in the
clean-up of scattered refuse; Cleans up the area around accidental
waste spills and ensures customers containers are replaced
properly. 10. May be required to work during emergency situations.
QUALIFICATIONS: * Must be at least 21 years of age or older * Must
have a valid driver's license for the state in which the position
works. Requires a clean driving record. * Hear in the normal audio
range with or without correction * See in the normal visual range
with or without correction * Exhibit normal range of body motion *
Understand and carry out oral and written instructions; * Maintain
written records and service responses. * Must be able to speak and
read English well enough to communicate with customers, co-workers,
dispatch and super visors, understand highway and traffic signals,
and be able to make legible entries on paperwork * Be able to
follow safe operating practices. * Be able to learn and use
interpersonal skills relating to good customer service * Be able
and willing to work in a team environment * Be able to read, write
and comprehend reports well enough to complete daily assignments.
SPECIAL CONSIDERATIONS /WORK REQUIREMENTS: Reasonable
accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities
to perform the essential functions of the job. 1. Employee must
either currently possess a Commercial Learner's Permit, or, with
the assistance of the company, acquire one no later than 120 days
from date-of-hire. 2. Employee must obtain a class B CDL within 150
days from date-of-hire. 3. Physically able to push or pull
independently (unassisted) 50 pounds between 800 and 1000 times a
day 4. Physically able to lift independently (unassisted) 50 pounds
from the ground to waist height between 800 and 1000 times a day 5.
Physically able to get up and down from the cab of a commercial
motor vehicle between 800 and 1000 times a day 6. Physically able
to bend at the waist and knees between 800 and 1000 times a day 7.
Physically able to work 8 to 12 hours in extreme weather conditions
(heat, cold, rain and snow) 8. Ability to ride on the outside of
the truck while servicing residential customers in low MPH areas.
OTHER JOB RESPONSIBILITIES: * Employees in this job classification
must attend and participate in corporation sponsored training
courses as assigned. * Employees in this job classification are
responsible for keeping up to date on current technology, as job
appropriate, being used by Waste Pro * Any additional job duties
that may be assigned by the Supervisor. WORK ENVIRONMENT: * Works
in a variety of environment conditions, including wide temperature
and weather variations including heat, cold, snow, rain, wind;
noise and vibrations, fumes, odors and dust.
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