Solid Waste DriverPosition Title: Solid Waste Driver
Posted: June 16, 2021
Company: City of Richmond, Indiana
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Industry: Maintenance - General,Government
In order to be considered for this position a City of Richmond application must also be completed. Applications can be picked up in person at the Richmond City Building in the Human Resources Department or accessed through our website, https://www.richmondindiana.gov/opportunities
Job Type: Full Time
Operates a variety of trucks and hand/power tools in performance of duties, including but not limited to dump trucks, hook and rear loading trash trucks, compaction rollers, tractors, air compressors, shovels, rakes, and brooms.
Drives trucks to collect trash, yard waste/brush, bulky objects, appliances, and recyclable materials, and transports materials to landfill. Picks up and removes trash and debris scattered around dumpsters, on city streets and alleys.
Assists with loading and unloading of trucks and secures materials to truck with tarps or rope to avoid loss of materials while traveling. Hand loads refuse and waste as needed.
Performs daily inspections and preventative maintenance on trucks and equipment, including but not limited to checking fuel, lubricants, filters, tires, tire pressure, and monitoring wear and tear of equipment.
Sweeps garage area and cleans trucks and equipment as needed.
Assists with assembling and delivering solid waste containers to customers as requested.
Periodically assists recycling department, including sorting materials and collecting and dumping recycling containers.
Performs other duties as assigned by supervision.
The above statements reflect the general details considered necessary to describe the principal function of the job and shall not be construed as a detailed description of all the work requirements that may be inherent in the job.
Education Level: High School
Career Level: Entry-mid level
How To Apply: www.richmondindiana.gov/opportunities
$16.49 per hour plus benefits
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