Bridgestone

Portland, IN

CDL Driver - Residential (21002446)

Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran

Why work for Waste Management?

STABILITY. GREAT PAY. ADVANCEMENT.

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.

Why should you apply? We invest in you!

$3,000 Sign-On Bonus

Great Pay (based on experience)

Be home every night and weekend

Industry-leading health insurance

Yearly boot allowance, uniforms, safety vests and protective eye wear

Paid vacation after 90 days

401(K) + company match

Employee Stock Purchase Program

Employee Discount programs

An opportunity to work with an empowering workforce and career advancement

About the Job

Roll-Off Drivers safely operate a heavy-duty truck and are responsible for preparing, loading, and transporting large mobile open top and compactor containers to disposal sites, transfer or recycle facilities and customer locations. Roll-Off Drivers will navigate driveways, alleyways, lots, high traffic roadways and may operate in tight overhead environments while on industrial routes. Highly skilled backing maneuvers are essential, to successfully perform this job.

What Does It Take to be a Rolloff Driver at WM?

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

No previous experience required!

The CDL is a requirement, therefore, an applicant must be 21 years of age.

Hold a current Class A or B Commercial Drivers License with an air brake endorsement.

Ability to drive a 9+ speed manual transmission CDL truck.

Acceptable driving record required.

Legally eligible to work in the United States.

Successfully complete pre-employment DOT drug screen and DOT physical.

Previous experience operating a vehicle requiring a CDL or equivalent military driving is preferred, but not required.

What You'll Do

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Other minor duties may be assigned.

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, municipal, state, and federal laws.

Performs pre- and post-trip inspections of assigned equipment and documents checks on standard DVIR (Driver Vehicle Inspection Report.).

Immediately reports any unsafe situations or service related issues to Route Manager or Dispatch.

Attends and participates in all scheduled training programs, briefings, and meetings required by Waste Management or Route Manager.

Works closely with Route Managers 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, street, alleyways or potential safety hazards.

Communicates customer requests to Route Manager or Dispatch.

Identifies and reports all containers in need of repair or replacement

Completes and submits customer tickets as required.

Positions and / or returns container on the customer’s property in a manner that ensures lids and or doors are properly replaced, and do not block driveway entrances or traffic.

Follows route assignments as directed and completes end of day documentation and the check out process.

Performs all duties as scheduled by Route Manager or Dispatch and assisting other drivers as directed to meet customer needs.

This job has no supervisory duties.

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 __ pounds.

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.

About our 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.

About Waste Management

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.

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Equal Opportunity Employer Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran

Job Requirements
  • Maintain driver logs and vehicle inspection report
  • Completing driver log and truck performance forms
  • Conducting pre-trip inspection of truck and trailer
  • Perform vehicle pre-trip and post trip inspections
  • Perform pre/post trip vehicle inspections
  • Operate a heavy or tractor-trailer truck
  • Maintain daily driver logs and vehicle inspection sheets
  • Maintain a clean vehicle, daily driver logs and daily vehicle inspection reports
  • Complete daily required truck inspection
  • Completing driver log and truck performance forms
  • Conduct pre-trip and post-trip inspections on every truck
  • Isseeking a part time driver
  • Complete daily post-trip vehicle inspection report
  • Maintain driver qualification records and driving records
  • Deliver product or material by operating a tractor/trailer truck
  • Perform pre-trip inspection of vehicle
  • Assist in the drill out process
  • Maintain driver qualification records and driving records
  • Provide safe operation of truck
  • Perform pre-and post-trip inspection on the truck and trailer for safe operation of vehicle