PN# 12858 - SR. REFUSE TRUCK DRIVER
ALL PERSONS INTERESTED
SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT
M – F 6:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.*
DESCRIPTION OF DUTIES/ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS
Operates a roll-off, cherry picker (brush/trash loader), rear loader truck or other collection vehicles with hydraulic controls on truck. Transports materials to and from specified destination; i.e., landfills, neighborhood depository sites, transfer station and resource recovery plants. Performs pre and post-trip maintenance related vehicle checks and operator services; i.e., fluid levels, air pressures, washing, etc. Completes and submits records on check-in time, number and tonnage of loads, amount of fuel used, and odometer readings. Will perform physical labor in loading packer/open bed refuse trucks. May answer citizen's questions regarding proper contents, packing weight, container type, pick-up times and placement of garbage containers. The position routinely requires extensive near-continuous physical exertions such as repeated lifting of heavy objects (not to exceed 80 pounds) and/or very long periods of walking on rough surfaces on a routine basis. MUST PROVIDE OWN SAFETY SHOES.
There are occasional exposures to extreme levels of temperature, air pollution, noise, chemical gases and substances and/or contagious diseases or physical trauma conditions of a short-term disabling nature, such as broken bones or temporary loss of sight or hearing.
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