Solid Waste Truck Driver Trainee

  • El Paso, Texas
  • Mar 14, 2019
Temporary Internship Sanitation and Solid Waste Transportation or Transit
  • Salary: $21,539.75 - $30,729.24 Annually

Job Description


Candidate must have One (1) year of experience operating light or medium trucks or related automotive equipment.

Licenses and Certificates :Valid Texas Class "B" Commercial Driver's License or equivalent from another state.

Special Requirements: Incumbents of positions requiring a CDL or of a safety sensitive nature are subject to drug and alcohol testing, and may be required to pass physical qualification examinations in accordance with federal regulations.

General Purpose

Under immediate supervision, attend and complete classroom and field training in the operation of Refuse Trucks and other related Solid Waste Equipment.

Typical Duties

Attend and complete classroom and field training in the operation of Refuse Trucks and related Solid Waste Equipment. Involves:Attend training in solid waste truck driver functions; personal protective equipment; safety and emergency practices; proper backing procedures; disposal procedures; performing pre/post trip inspections; defensive driving; departmental requirements; policies and procedures; solid waste ordinance; standard operating procedures; traffic laws; planning and executing collection routes; and public relations and customer service skills.

General Information

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Salary Range: $10.36 - $13.67 per hour
The starting salary is generally at the beginning of the salary range.

Test information: An evaluation of education and experience will be conducted on qualified applicants.

Note: Applicants are encouraged to apply immediately. This position will close when a preset number of qualified applications have been received.

Note: Applicants with a foreign degree must have a ll relevant documents translated and evaluated by a college, university, or credentials evaluation services department prior to submitting them to the Human Resources Department.
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