LafayetteRecruiter
the smart solution for Lafayette jobs

CDL Truck Driver (Experienced Residential) - Lafayette, LA - WASTE MANAGEMENT

Company: WASTE MANAGEMENT
Location: Lafayette
Posted on: February 9, 2019

Job Description:

Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran

Waste Management (WM), a Fortune 250 company, is the leading provider of comprehensive waste and environmental services in North America. We are strongly committed to a foundation of operating excellence, professionalism and financial strength. WM serves nearly 25 million customers in residential, commercial, industrial and municipal markets throughout North America through a network of collection operations, transfer stations, landfills, recycling facilities and waste-based energy production projects.

Join our Waste Management team, the industry leader since 1971. With over 41,000 proud employees, Waste Management has the largest trucking fleet in the waste industry - over 18,000 trucks, and leads in CNG advancement with the largest fleet of class 8 Natural Gas Vehicles in North America. We offer opportunities in 48 states, the District of Columbia, and Canada.
When you drive for Waste Management, you join a team of the best drivers in the nation - professional, well trained, and skilled. Our drivers work hard and drive safe. They know they are valued front-line team members who are the key in making Waste Management number one in the industry. They are rewarded with competitive pay, great benefits, opportunity for growth, and they are home at night and on the weekends.

I. Job Summary
Residential Drivers operate heavy-duty trucks and are responsible for the collection of residential household waste or recyclable material. Driver will transport the material to a disposal, transfer or recycle facility when trucks reach legal load capacity. Driver safely maneuvers vehicle in residential environments. Navigates high traffic and congested roadways, driveways, alleyways, and lots.

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, injures, or property damage.

  • Notifies Route Manager or Dispatch of service interruptions including closed or impassable streets or alleyways, receptacles too heavy to service or potential safety hazards.

  • Communicates customer requests to Dispatch or Route Manager.

  • Completely dumps all receptacles and leaves the customer's location clean and free of debris.

  • Follows route assignments as directed and completes 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.
    III. Supervisory Responsibilities
    This job has no supervisory duties.

    IV. Qualifications
    The requirements listed below are representative of the qualifications necessary to perform the job.

    A. Education and Experience


    • Education: None Required.

    • Experience: 1 year of experience operating a vehicle requiring a CDL or equivalent military driving within the last 7 years.
      B. Certificates, Licenses, Registrations or Other Requirements


      • Must be at least 21 years of age

      • Legally eligible to work in the United States

      • Hold a current Class A or B Commercial Drivers License with an air-brake endorsement.
        C. Other Knowledge, Skills or Abilities Required


        • None required.
          V. Work Environment
          Listed below are key points regarding the physical requirements, and work environment of the job. A reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.


          • Required to use motor coordination with arm, hand, finger, and leg dexterity.

          • Required to exert physical effort in handling objects more than __ pounds frequently.

          • Requires pushing, pulling, bending, twisting and lifting up to __ lbs.

          • Normal setting for this job is outdoors and/or driving a video/GPS monitored vehicle.

          • Will be exposed to a physical environment, which involves dirt, odors, noise, weather extremes or similar elements most of the workday.
            Note: The level of physical effort may vary from site to site and in some cases be greater or lesser than documented here.

            Benefits
            At Waste Management, each eligible employee receives a competitive total compensation package including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance and Short Term Disability. As well as a Stock Purchase Plan, Company match on 401K, and more! Our employees also receive Paid Vacation, Holidays, and Personal Days. Please note that benefits may vary by site.

            If this sounds like the opportunity that you have been looking for, please click "Apply."

            I understand that applying to this job indicates that I have the legal right to work in the United States. I agree to perform physical duties of this position as outlined in the job with or without reasonable accommodations. I understand that if offered the position, I will be required to pass a drug screen.

            Keywords: WASTE MANAGEMENT, Lafayette , CDL Truck Driver (Experienced Residential) - Lafayette, LA - WASTE MANAGEMENT, Executive , Lafayette, Louisiana

            Click here to apply!

            Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

            I'm looking for
            in category
            within


Other Executive Jobs


Current College Students - Management Trainee Intern Summer 2019
Description: When you join our Management Internship Program, you'll acquire highly marketable skills and experience pertaining to every aspect of running a successful business. You'll soon discover that every day (more...)
Company: Enterprise Holdings
Location: Baton Rouge
Posted on: 02/17/2019

Account Manager - EATEL Business Outside Sales
Description: JOB SUMMARY: The Account Manager is responsible for direct sales to new and existing customers. Product offerings include, but are not limited to: Application Service Providing ASP , voice, video, data (more...)
Company: Eatel
Location: Baton Rouge
Posted on: 02/18/2019

RN, Registered Nurse, Case Manager - Case Management
Description: DescriptionThe Case Manager coordinates the care and service of a diverse patient population across the continuum of illness, promotes effective utilization and monitoring of health care resources and (more...)
Company: Christus Health
Location: Lake Charles
Posted on: 02/17/2019


Sales Manager
Description: Our Team Gerry Lane Chevrolet is one of the region's best dealerships, serving the Baton Rouge communities in Louisiana for more than 30 years. Our team enjoys training programs, a fantastic culture and (more...)
Company: Gerry Lane Chevrolet
Location: Baton Rouge
Posted on: 02/17/2019

Clinical Director - Med-Surg
Description: Description br The Clinical Director Assumes primary responsibility and 24/7 accountability for effective implementation of nursing practice and operations
Company: Christus Health
Location: Lake Charles
Posted on: 02/17/2019

Outside Sales/Route Sales Manager - Full Training
Description: Outside Sales/Route Sales Manager - Full Training Build a Great Career and a Great Life. Sales job title: Outside Sales/Route Sales Manager - Full Training Feel the freedom independence of managing (more...)
Company: Mac Tools
Location: Baton Rouge
Posted on: 02/17/2019

Regional Sales Manager - Own a Franchise
Description: Regional Sales Managers: Make
Company: Franchise Career Advisors
Location: Baton Rouge
Posted on: 02/18/2019

11B Infantryman - Management Training
Description: The Infantry is the backbone of the Army. These Soldiers fill the literal boots on the ground who are responsible for taking or holding ground during any combat operation. You'll attack, repel, and capture (more...)
Company: Army National Guard
Location: Baton Rouge
Posted on: 02/17/2019

Current College Students - Management Trainee Intern Summer 2019
Description: When you join our Management Internship Program, you'll acquire highly marketable skills and experience pertaining to every aspect of running a successful business. You'll soon discover that every day (more...)
Company: Enterprise Holdings
Location: Lafayette
Posted on: 02/17/2019

Outside Sales/Route Sales Manager - Full Training
Description: Build a Great Career and a Great Life. Sales job title: Outside Sales/Route Sales Manager ----- Full Training Feel the freedom independence of managing your own protected route selling our National (more...)
Company: Mac Tools
Location: Lake Charles
Posted on: 02/17/2019

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Louisiana jobs by following @recnetLA on Twitter!

Lafayette RSS job feeds