Department: Solid Waste District
Reports to: Executive Director
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt
Civil Service Status: Classified
Last Revised: January 10, 2014
Operates District trucks in order to pick up and drop off recycle containers and to provide curbside pickup of recyclables when needed.
Maintains or services drop off containers and monitors and ensure the cleanliness of collection sites.
Inspects trucks to ensure the proper operation of lights, brakes, horn, wipers, etc.; checks tires for proper air levels and checks oil and other fluid levels; fixes minor mechanical problems and notifies supervisor of significant mechanical problems.
Demonstrates regular and predictable attendance.
Maintains required licensure.
Meets all job safety requirements and all applicable OSHA safety standards that pertain to essential functions.
Other duties and responsibilities
Safety practices and procedures
District policies and procedures
Traffic laws governing truck operations
Proper lifting techniques
Local geographical area
Carry out instructions in written, oral or picture form.
Deal with problems involving few variables within a familiar context.
Develop and maintain effective working relationships.
Travel to and gain access to work sites.
Exert 20 to 50 pounds of force occasionally, and/or 10 to 25 pounds of force frequently, and/or greater than negligible up to 10 pounds of force constantly to lift, carry, push, pull or other movable objects.
Desirable Education and Experience
Completion of secondary education plus one (1) year of experience in the operation of a commercial motor vehicle or equivalent preferred.
Must possess a Class B Commercial Driver’s License (CDL)
Must maintain eligibility for coverage under the District’s vehicle insurance policy.
The employee is exposed to motorized vehicles and adverse weather conditions; may be exposed to unsanitary or hazardous household waste.
How To Apply:
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