Sample Job Description for Garbage Truck Driver

Find below a sample job description template for the position of Garbage Truck Driver:

Job Title: Garbage Truck Driver

Location of the Job: Tacoma, WA 98405

Years of Experience: 2 to 4 Years

Job Type: Full Time Employee

Education Level: Bachelor’s Degree

Job Summary:

We are currently looking for a Truck Driver/Warehouse Lead for our distribution center in Ontario, California. This person will be responsible for the loading, unloading, and delivering of all material to the installation sites.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Be able to read, write and comprehend reports well enough to complete daily assignments.
  • Be able and willing to work in a team environment.
  • Be able to learn and use interpersonal skills relating to good customer service.
  • Be able to follow safe operating practices.
  • Be able to work outdoors in all types of weather.
  • Be able to work in a fast paced, team environment.
  • Maintain all paperwork associated with compliance of State, Federal, and DOT regulations. Keep necessary licenses current.
  • Operates all material handling equipment as needed. Maintain required logs.
  • Follow ISO and ADC business procedures as required. Maintain proper paperwork to track material.

Position Requirements:

  • 1+ year of driving exp preferred.
  • Possess a valid Class A or B CDL license.
  • 1-4 years practical driving and delivery experience of medium to heavy-duty trucks.
  • High school diploma or G.E.D. required.
  • Possess a satisfactory driving record.

Salary: 25.00 – 30.00 USD /hour