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Browse available Waste Management Driver Jobs. As a leading provider of comprehensive waste and environmental services in North America, Waste Management cares about the planet and takes a responsibility to leave it to future generations in better shape, the company discovers some of the imaginative ways to turn waste into a resource for a brighter, more sustainable future. The company has been dedicated to exploring advancing technologies to reduce waste, developing sources of renewable energy, increasing recycling and reuse, creating even safer treatment and disposal options, and sharing the benefits of our learning and innovation with our clients and collaborators. WM is expecting more people to join in!

Waste Management Driver Job Description and Responsibilities

Drivers at WM work hard and drive safe. They know they are valued front-line team members who are the key in making Waste Management number one in the industry. You join a team of the best drivers in the nation when you drive for Waste Management and you will trained to be professional, and skilled. There will be competitive pay and great benefits waiting for you! Following are detailed information about the position:

  • Operating vehicle according to department requirements, local laws and regulations.
  • Performing inspections of assigned vehicle and documents checks utilizing the standard DVIR (Driver Vehicle Inspection Report).
  • Reporting all unsafe situations or service related issues to Route Manager or Dispatch immediately.
  • Attending and participating in all scheduled training programs, briefings, and meetings as required by Waste Management or directed by the Route Manager.
  • Working closely with Route Manager to improve route efficiencies and identify best practices.
  • Notifying Route Manager of any incidents, accidents, injuries, or property damage.
  • Notifying Route Manager or Dispatch of service interruptions including closed or impassable streets or alleyways.
  • Communicating customer requests to Dispatch or Route Manager.
  • Completely dumping all receptacles and leaves the customer's location clean and free of debris.
  • Following route assignments as directed and completing end of day documentation and check out process.
  • Performing all duties as scheduled by Route Manager or Dispatch and assisting other drivers as directed to meet customer needs

Waste Management Driver Qualifications and Skills

  • Must be at least 21 years of age.
  • Legally eligible to work in the United States.
  • Experience: 1 year of experience operating a vehicle requiring a CDL or equivalent military driving within the last 7 years.
  • Hold a current Class A or B Commercial Driver's License with an air-brake endorsemen

Waste Management Driver Salary and Benefits

Employees at Waste Management receive a comprehensive benefits package that includes health, family, retirement and professional development at Waste Management. Health Care includes: Comprehensive health care coverage, Vision plan, Prescription drug plan, Dental plan, Salary continuance, Employee and family assistance program and Retiree medical coverage. Family Care includes: Flexible spending accounts, WM scholarship programs, Adoption assistance program, Education savings accounts, Paid vacation and holidays, Sick leave and Financial & Educational Benefits. Life and accidental death and dismemberment insurance includes:Business travel accident insurance, 401(k) plan with generous company match, etc. Waste Management driver salary estimate is around $35,000 to $40,000 per yea

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