Waste Connections is currently looking for several candidates to train to be Garbage Truck Drivers at our Vancouver, WA location. We have on-site trainers that will help you obtain your Commercial Drivers License (CDL).After receiving ample instruction and training on operating our trucks, you will use a Waste Connections truck to take your drive test. You will receive your training during work hours. While training to get your CDL you will be working on the back of the garbage truck manually dumping residential garbage into the back of the truck.
This is a very labor-intensive position and you will work outside in all weather conditions. Once you have your CDL you will take turns driving and doing the labor position until you get your own route. Those that already have their CDL are also welcome to apply. $14.71/hr during training period.
Once you get your own route,pay will increase to $16.56/hr. This is a union position. You will receive Union Benefits and a Union Pension Plan. This position starts at 6 am and once you have your own route typical work week is 45+ hours a week.
Do not stop by or call our local office. Please applyonline only. If you have troubles applying call or text Lance at 360-281-9919. Requirements: Possess a satisfactory driving record (no DUI's in the last 7 years and less than 2 tickets or accidents in the last 5 years).Ability and willingness to work a very labor intensive job in all weather conditions.Ability to lift 65+ pounds throughout a 10 hour shiftStrong customer service skills and a great attitude.
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 (M/F/D/V.)