Chat with us, powered by LiveChat

Oak Ridge Waste and Recycling is looking for a Full- Time CDL Class A or B driver out of their Shelton, CT location.
Full-Time Monday thru Friday. Hours normally 5am-3:30pm. Our drivers average about 50-55 hours a week. Overtime and time and a half after 40 hours. Full Union- paid amazing benefit package. $20 – $25 per hour.

Essential Duties, Responsibilities and Qualifications:

  • Assist in planning route to ensure most economical use of time and equipment
  • Perform all duties in accordance with appropriate safety and security standards
  • Perform daily Pre & Post-Trip inspections of your vehicle
  • Maintain cleanliness of vehicle. Report all mechanical issues immediately, to Supervisor
  • Conform with, and abide by, all regulations, policies, work procedures and instructions
  • Conform to all safety policies and use all appropriate safety equipment & PPE
  • Complete and submit necessary daily paperwork
  • Maintain a clean & valid driver’s license
  • Maintain safe vehicle operation, to protect your safety, and the safety of the public, by complying with company policies & procedures, as well as DOT regulations
  • Other duties as assigned by Supervisor
  • Must have a valid driver’s license and be a minimum of 21 years of age
  • Must be properly licensed to operate the type of unit, (e.g., CDL A or B with air brakes) for which they are applying, for a minimum of 2 years
  • Ability to pass DOT mandated, drug/alcohol tests
  • Ability to pass pre-employment fit-for-duty evaluation
  • Thorough knowledge of local traffic laws and defensive driving techniques
  • Ability to safely operate various types of refuse vehicles
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective relationships with employees, supervisors and the general public Ability to communicate effectively, as well as work independently

Tools and Equipment Used:

  • Transportation Vehicles: Front Load, Rear Load, Roll off Trucks (Class B)
  • Tractor Trailers (Class A License)
  • 2-Way Radio, Tablet, Various Hand Tools’
  • ‘Work Remotely – No

Oak Ridge Waste & Recycling is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Job Category: Hauling division
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Shelton

Apply for this position

Please Attached Resume To Expedite The Process

Allowed Type(s): .pdf, .doc, .docx
Request Service