Frontload Garbage Truck Operator


We have an opening for a Commercial Front-End Loader driver. We are looking for someone who is a safety conscious, smart, responsible operator. You will be needed to operate heavy-duty trucks with a front 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 pick-up stage area. Our drivers transport the material to a disposal, transfer or recycle facility when trucks reach legal lod capacity. The driver navigates high traffic and congested roadways, driveways, alleyways, and parking lots. Highly skilled backing maneuvers are essential to successfully perform this job. The willingness to step out of the vehicle in any weather condition to asses possible dangers is a must. Safety is number one when working for our company. We look for those who share this quality.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Operate vehicles in accordance with Fin-wall Site Services Safety and Critical Rules, OSHA (Occupational and Safety Health Act) and DOT (Department of Transportation) requirements as well as all local, provincial 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 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 service list. Completely dumps all containers and leaves the customer’s location clean and free of debris. 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 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.

Qualifications: The requirements listed below are representative of the qualifications necessary to perform the job. Hold a current clean Class 1 or 3 Commercial Driver’s License with an air-brae endorsement. Please send resume and abstract. Only candidates that meet our criteria will be contacted. Benefits and rrsp plans are available. Feel free to ask if you have any questions, wage is based on experience.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $23.00 and up depending on experience

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