Ram Waste, a Waste Connections company, is looking for a safety conscience Driver Helper to join our GROWING team in Fort Collins, Colorado.
* $17 per hour working 50-55 hours a week. Every hour after 40 is paid overtime.
* This position is eligible for safety bonuses
WHY YOU NEED TO JOIN US:
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
*Ability to safely operate a garbage truck (excluding driving) on specified routes to collect solid waste.
*Ability to read route sheets and service each customer identified on the sheet or assigned by the dispatcher.
*Help the driver collect the trash and dispose of safely.
*Ability to perform a physically demanding job, loading and unloading.
*Operate hydraulic hand controls to lift/load refuse and dispose of trash at designated facilities.
*Courteous interaction with our customers and perform other miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned.
*A typical schedule for this position is Monday-Friday, with an occasional Saturday as needed, 40-45 hour work week.
WORKING CONDITIONS AND PHYSICAL EFFORT:
*Extensive physical activity. Requires strenuous physical work; heavy lifting, pushing, or pulling required of objects over 50 pounds.
*Work environment involves some exposure to physical risks such as moving mechanical parts. Which require following basic safety precautions.
*The employee is exposed to outside weather, including frequent wet and/or humid conditions, as well as exposure to fumes and vibration. Noise level is usually moderate.
MINIMUM JOB REQUIREMENTS:
*Physical stamina and the ability to be at work at a specific time daily.
*Ability to read, write, comprehend and communicate in English.
To be considered for any of our current openings you must complete an application at . Application information and additional instructions can be found once you select your position of interest.
We offer excellent benefits including: medical, dental, vision, flexible spending account, long term & short term disability, life insurance, 401K retirement and unlimited opportunities to "Connect with Your Future".
Waste Connections is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer (Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran)