CDL Driver - Residential

Advanced Disposal is a company that brings fresh ideas and solutions to the business of a clean environment. It is our people who make the difference and leave the world a cleaner, more beautiful place. We are proud to provide cost-effective and environmentally-sound solutions for waste and recycling collection, transportation, processing and disposal. But we do much more than collect garbage. We truly are an environmental services company, and we are looking for our next environmental hero who has the talent and dedication to fulfill our mission: Every day, Driven to Deliver Service First, Safety Always.

General Purpose of Job: Operate refuse truck and collect refuse and recyclable materials on a designated route

Essential Functions:

Perform safety checks, pre-trip and post-trip inspections to ensure safe operating condition

Refuel trucks and add fluids, as needed

Ensure compliance with company policies, safety and maintenance procedures

Complete any needed reports for defective equipment

Drive to disposal sites to empty trucks

Drive trucks along established routes through residential streets, alleys and business areas

Operate automated or semi-operated hoisting devices that raise refuse bins and dump contents into openings in truck bodies

Dismount truck to collect garbage and remount the truck to ride to next collection

Communicate with dispatchers concerning delays, unsafe routes, accidents, equipment breakdowns

Keep informed of weather conditions

Equipment/Tools Used: Trucks, seat belts, vehicle inspection equipment

Protective Clothing & Equipment Used: Reflective vest, gloves, steel-toe boots

Special Skills, Education or Licensure Required:

Driver must pass DOT physical and drug screen

Driver must meet Motor Vehicle Records standards set by company

Driver must possess a minimum Class B CDL

Driver must have 3 years driving experience


Occasional exposure to extreme temperatures

May be exposed to solvents, chemicals and refuse

May be exposed to other risks associated with working around machines, tools, and trucks


Ability to operate trucks and other equipment as needed

Ability to frequently lift or carry containers, recycling bins, or loose materials to truck; which may result in twisting, pulling, pushing and bending, depending on the material and collection vehicle type

Ability to climb, bend or stand for an extended period of time. In addition, individuals must be able to reach above shoulders and lift a minimum of 50 pounds

This job description is not a contract and does not affect the at-will nature of your employment relationship with Advanced Disposal. Furthermore, this job description is not intended to be all-inclusive and does not and cannot address every responsibility or duty you may be expected to perform during your employment. Advanced Disposal reserves the right to modify or amend this job description at its discretion, without prior notice

All qualified applicants considered regardless of ethnicity, nationality, gender, veteran or disability status, religion, age, gender orientation or other protected status

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