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Commercial Driver - Front Load Job in Cincinnati, Ohio US

Commercial Driver - Front Load

Rumpke Of Ohio Inc - Cincinnati, OH

Posted: 7/15/2020 - Expires: 10/13/2020

Job ID: 218949797



Job Description

Description
Commercial Front Load Drivers are responsible for safely operating a front-loading truck and providing superior customer service to assigned routes through the collection and hauling of waste or recycling materials to a disposal site, transfer station, or recycling plant. Drivers dump front load containers using hydraulic truck forks, but may be required to pull or push containers from enclosures or inside buildings. Drivers navigate congested streets, confined alleyways, and high traffic areas all while ensuring his or her vehicle remains in compliance with state and federal regulations, as well as company standards. Commercial Front Load Drivers services 100-150 commercial customers per day, requiring the driver to enter and exit the truck 300-500 times per day.

Responsibilities and Duties


Performs pre- and post-trip inspection of vehicle, documenting and reporting any mechanical or safety issues.

Operates vehicle in a safe manner in compliance with OSHA and DOT requirements, all local, state, and federal laws, and Rumpke policies.

Courteously interacts with customers, both internal and external, ensuring customers are serviced in a professional and timely manner.

Completely dumps all containers, leaving area free of debris.

Reports service issues, such as blocked alleyways, over-weight containers, safety hazards, or impassable streets, to Route Manager or Dispatcher.

Reports any necessary container repairs or replacements to Route Manager or Dispatcher.

Immediately notifies Route Manager of any accidents, injuries, or property damage.

Works with Route Manager and Route Auditors to improve route efficiencies.

Maintains and updates route sheets and driver logs.

Clears waste from packer blade and truck body on each trip to disposal site or recycling facility.

Attends scheduled safety meetings, information sessions, and trainings as directed by Route Manager.

Performs other duties assigned by Route Manager possibly including assisting on other routes to meet customer needs.

Knowledge and Skills


Customer service oriented with desire to meet and exceed expectations.

Professional, courteous, and trustworthy while maintaining a sense of pride in work.

Time management skills to ensure duties are completed in a safe and efficient manner.

Willingness to adhere to Rumpke polices and safety standards.

Ability to work in all weather conditions and perform physical requirements including repetitive lifting, pushing, pulling, and climbing.

Verbal and written communication skills.

Ability to read and understand a map.

Excellent truck driving/maneuvering skills.

Minimum Qualifications


21 years of age

Legally eligible to work in the United States

Currently hold a Class A or Class B Commercial Drivers License (CDL)

Currently hold a valid DOT Medical Card or can obtain prior to hire

Work Environment


Exposure to extreme weather conditions.

Exposure to residential and commercial waste.

Possible exposure to high traffic conditions while outside the vehicle.

This job description is intended to describe the general nature, complexity and level of work to be performed by employees assigned to this position, and is not to be construed as an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties and/or skills required. It does not prescribe or restrict the work that may be assigned. Furthermore, this does not establish a contract for employment and is subject to change at the discretion of the company.

Qualifications
Licenses & Certifications
Commercial Drivers Lic (required)

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Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)

Job Summary


Employment Type:
Full Time Employee
Job type:
Regular Employment
Skill Based Partner:
No
Education Level:
No school grade completed
Work Days:
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri
Job Reference Code
42558316
Salary
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Licenses / Certifications:
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