Residential Driver

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The Company

LRS is the industry leader in providing innovative and environmentally responsibly waste and recycling solutions. Our team delivers exceptional service and value through relentless commitment to customer satisfaction and preservation of the environment. Through our safe and innovative approach to waste diversion, LRS thrives on the passion and innovation of our employees to preserve and sustain the beauty of the towns, neighborhoods and communities that we serve.

We are excited to hire candidates that align with our Vision and Values: To become the safest, most innovative waste recycler in the world by redefining the way the world views waste.

Live Safety Serve With Passion Innovate Relentlessly Engage With Integrity

Build Community Be Accountable

Position Title and Summary

The Residential Driver is responsible for servicing assigned route(s) with the collection and hauling of waste or recycling materials to a disposal site or recycling plant. The Residential Driver is exposed to extreme weather conditions and unpleasant odors and sights. The hours and physical demands may vary by route or area.

Reports To

Operations Supervisor

Responsibilities

Operate truck in a safe manner in compliance with all local, state, and federal regulations and company policies.
Provide waste or recycling removal services to customers on assigned route(s) by emptying trash/recycling receptacles into truck and hauling to disposal site.
Replace trash/recycling receptacles neatly at the curb or designated area.
Clean up waste spills and overflows.
Maintain and update route sheets.
Conduct pre-trip/post trip inspections and complete logs.
Maintain and update drivers log sheets.
Professional interaction with internal and external customers.
Clean waste from the packer blade and truck body.
Other duties, as assigned.

Qualifications / Knowledge / Critical Skills

Must be legally eligible to work in the United States.
Must be at least 21 years of age.
Must have a valid Class B CDL, at least.
Must have a valid DOT medical card or obtain prior to hire.
Must successfully complete pre-employment testing.
Must be able to read and speak the English language well enough to communicate, understand, and respond to questions, directions, traffic signs, signals, and safety training.

Physical Demands / Environmental Factors

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear
Occasionally required to stand and walk
Exposure to extreme weather conditions.
Exposure to residential and commercial waste.
Possible exposure to high traffic conditions while outside of the vehicle.

This job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee.

Lakeshore Recycling Systems is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.




The Company

LRS is the industry leader in providing innovative and environmentally responsibly waste and recycling solutions. Our team delivers exceptional service and value through relentless commitment to customer satisfaction and preservation of the environment. Through our safe and innovative approach to waste diversion, LRS thrives on the passion and innovation of our employees to preserve and sustain the beauty of the towns, neighborhoods and communities that we serve.

We are excited to hire candidates that align with our Vision and Values: To become the safest, most innovative waste recycler in the world by redefining the way the world views waste.

Live Safety Serve With Passion Innovate Relentlessly Engage With Integrity

Build Community Be Accountable

Position Title and Summary

The Residential Driver is responsible for servicing assigned route(s) with the collection and hauling of waste or recycling materials to a disposal site or recycling plant. The Residential Driver is exposed to extreme weather conditions and unpleasant odors and sights. The hours and physical demands may vary by route or area.

Reports To

Operations Supervisor

Responsibilities

Operate truck in a safe manner in compliance with all local, state, and federal regulations and company policies.
Provide waste or recycling removal services to customers on assigned route(s) by emptying trash/recycling receptacles into truck and hauling to disposal site.
Replace trash/recycling receptacles neatly at the curb or designated area.
Clean up waste spills and overflows.
Maintain and update route sheets.
Conduct pre-trip/post trip inspections and complete logs.
Maintain and update drivers log sheets.
Professional interaction with internal and external customers.
Clean waste from the packer blade and truck body.
Other duties, as assigned.

Qualifications / Knowledge / Critical Skills

Must be legally eligible to work in the United States.
Must be at least 21 years of age.
Must have a valid Class B CDL, at least.
Must have a valid DOT medical card or obtain prior to hire.
Must successfully complete pre-employment testing.
Must be able to read and speak the English language well enough to communicate, understand, and respond to questions, directions, traffic signs, signals, and safety training.

Physical Demands / Environmental Factors

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear
Occasionally required to stand and walk
Exposure to extreme weather conditions.
Exposure to residential and commercial waste.
Possible exposure to high traffic conditions while outside of the vehicle.

This job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee.

Lakeshore Recycling Systems is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.


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