Waste Management, Inc.
Real Jobs, Real Green! Consider a career with Waste Management!
Waste Management (WM), a Fortune 250 company, is the leading provider of comprehensive waste and environmental services in North America. Get your foot in the door to an awesome future with Waste Management. We are hiring for Commercial Drivers in Antioch, TN!
Commercial Drivers operate heavy-duty trucks with front or rear end load lift attachment. Drivers are responsible for providing the pick-up service of containers filled with waste or recyclable material. Containers may weigh in excess of 1000 pounds and at times require drivers to maneuver wheeled containers to a pickup stage area. The driver will transport the material to a disposal, transfer or recycle facility when trucks reach legal load capacity. The driver navigates high traffic and congested roadways, driveways, alleyways, and lots. Highly skilled backing maneuvers are essential too successfully perform this job.
If you or someone you know has what it takes to join the Waste Management family, please apply today.
Waste Management is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran
II. Essential Duties and Responsibilities
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform the following tasks.
-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, state and federal laws.
-Performs pre- and post-trip inspections of assigned vehicle and documents checks utilizing the standard DVIR (Driver Vehicle Inspection Report).
-Immediately reports all unsafe situations or service related issues to Route Manager or Dispatch.
-Attends and participates in all scheduled training programs, briefings, and meetings as required by Waste Management or directed by the Route Manager.
-Works closely with Route Manager to improve route efficiencies and identify best practices.
-Notifies Route Manager of any incidents, accidents, injuries, or property damage.
-Notifies Route Manager or Dispatch of service interruptions, including blocked containers, closed lots, streets, alleyways or potential safety hazards.
-Communicates customer requests to Dispatch or Route Manager.
-Identifies and reports all containers in need of repair or replacement.
-Ensures the number of containers on the route reconciles to the service level listed on the service list.
-Completely dumps all containers and leaves the customer’s location clean and free of debris.
-Completes and submits customer tickets as required when excessive yardage must be removed.
-Positions and returns containers on the customer’s property in a manner that ensures lids are properly replaced. enclosure doors are closed and secured, and containers do not block driveway entrances or traffic.
-Follows route assignments as directed and completes the end of day documentation and check out process.
-Performs all duties as scheduled by Route Manager or Dispatch and assisting other drivers as directed to meet customer needs.
Start Date: TBD
Position Type: Full-Time Permanent
Years of Experience Required: 1
Education Required: High School
Health/Dental Benefits, Retirement Benefits, Paid Holidays, Vacations, and Sick Leave, Other Benefits
Waste Management, Inc.
Website : http://www.wm.com
Waste Management is the largest environmental solutions provider in North America, serving more than 20 million customers in the U.S., Canada and Puerto Rico. As part of our strategy, we are committed to developing new waste solutions that can help communities and organizations achieve their green goals, including zero waste. With the largest network of recycling facilities, transfer stations and landfills in the industry, our entire business can adapt to meet the needs of every distinct customer group. In 2012, we worked with over 100 Fortune 500 companies and helped over 150 different communities become greener.