Garbage Truck Driver

Posted on 26 June 23 by Jenifer Robinson

  • Port Huron, MI
  • $21.00 - $22.00 per Day

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Job Description

Being a garbage truck driver may not be for everyone, but it can be a fulfilling and essential job that contributes to the well-being of communities. Pair that with one of Canada's Top Tier companies and you have a recipe for career success!

Here are some reasons why someone might choose to be a garbage truck driver:

Job security: Garbage collection is a necessary service that will always be required, so job security is often good. Good pay and benefits: Garbage truck drivers can make a good salary and benefits package. Independence: Garbage truck drivers often work independently, which can be appealing to some people who prefer to work on their own. Physical activity: Garbage truck drivers are often active throughout the day, which can be a good fit for those who enjoy physical work. Contribution to the community: Garbage collection is an important service that contributes to the cleanliness and overall well-being of communities. Overall, being a garbage truck driver can be a rewarding career choice for those who value job security, independence, physical activity, and contributing to their community.

What’s in it for you?

  • Monday to Friday 6:30AM start times
  • 10/12 hrs minimum per day
  • $21-$22/HR,
  • weekly pay + 4% vacation pay
  • LOTS of overtime
  • Paid Sick Leave
  • Paid Holidays Paid Vacation, up to 4 weeks
  • 401K with employer match
Location: Port Huron, MI

Job Duties:

  • Operating a Garbage or Recycle truck as a single loader/operator
  • Responsible for various types of residential curbside pickup Garbage, yard waste, organics and recycling
  • Daily pre-and post-trip inspections of the vehicle
  • Provide friendly and reliable service, completing daily routes as assigned
  • Perform repetitive lifting up to 50lbs, from the ground into the hopper
  • Collect and deliver to local transfer stations and landfills
  • CDL license required
  • Clear MVR preferred
  • 1 year of verifiable Heavy Truck driving experience
  • Previous Waste Collection experience desired but not necessary
  • Must be physically fit and able to lift up to 50lbs repetitively
  • Must be able to drive and load
  • Ability to work in all weather conditions
  • Reliable transportation
  • Must have steel-toed work boots above the ankle

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