Truck Driver—Harrison

American Waste Truck Driver

We have an immediate opening for an experienced Truck Driver with a Class A or B Commercial Driver’s License in our Harrison, Michigan location.

Job Summary

Truck Drivers are responsible for safely operating various trucks while providing prompt, courteous and complete services for customers. They ensure that vehicles are in compliance with Company safety standards, and state and federal regulations.

Role and Responsibilities 

  • Safely and flexibly drive various trucks on different routes.

  • Operate manual and/or automatic controls in accordance with Company safety policies and procedures to lift and load refuse, operate compactor and dispose of collected material.

  • Perform daily inspections to confirm vehicles are in compliance with Company safety standards, and state and federal regulations.

  • Perform complete pre/post operation inspection of vehicles in accordance with Company policy to ensure tire pressure, fluid levels, safety equipment, gauges, and controls are in proper working order.

  • Report any safety issues on standard reports.

  • Courteously interact with all customers and provide service in a timely manner.

  • Additional job-related duties as required.

Requirements

  • Truck Driving: 1 year (Preferred).

  • CDL Class A or B (Preferred).

  • Experience driving Rear Load, Front Load or Roll-Off Trucks.

  • Excellent driving record.

  • Stable work history—verifiable.

  • Pass DOT physical and drug screen.

Physical Demands and Environment

  • Ability to sit, stand, walk, twist, bend, kneel, see, talk, hear, lift up to 50 lbs.

  • Exposed to traffic, outside elements, moving mechanical parts, vibration, non-hazardous materials, and variance of sound levels.

  • Able to work in all kinds of weather.

Location

 

American Waste—4102 Industrial Parkway, Harrison MI 48625