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Position: Recycling Truck Driver - F/T Monday to Friday
Organization: Recycling Alternative
Location: Vancouver BC

This position is for covering Monday to Friday (5 shifts, 8.5 hours) with a minimum class 5. Training will be provided. We are looking for an energetic employee that takes initiative, and who recognizes the importance of customer service as a part of their job responsibilities.

Job Description:

As a Recycling Alternative Driver, you will be responsible for the collection of recycling materials from businesses. You will also be responsible for the loading and unloading of materials, following a route, using maps and other trip planning aids if needed, receive and relay information to central dispatcher, drive smaller, special purpose trucks, and perform pre- and post-trip truck inspections.

Skill Requirements:

  • Experience driving one-tonne cube van, or similar
  • Must be able to complete paperwork; Driver logbook, Vehicle Inspection Report (pre-trip/post-trip), and be comfortable with electronic data entry and communication
  • Must be willing to provide a Drivers Abstract.

Additional Requirements:

  • Must own or be able to acquire Steel Toed Boots for first day of work
  • Must have a valid class 5 Drivers Licence or higher, with current air brakes ticket, and a safe driving record
  • Willing to work as a team and take direction accordingly

Knowledge of Recycling Industry and personal commitment to recycling an asset

Recycling Truck Driver:

Terms of Employment: Permanent, Full Time. Monday to Friday (5 x 8.5 hour shifts, with ½ hour unpaid lunch). Hours are flexible, but primarily start anytime between 5-7 am.

Salary: $20+ depending on experience and qualifications

Benefits: 50% medical/dental after 6 months; subsidized transit pass after 3 months

Opportunities: Overtime available and advancement.

*PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS IS A PHYSICALLY DEMANDING JOB. You will be required to handle full totes on a regular basis. You will be loading and unloading equipment in and out of the trucks and moving and transferring materials within the truck.

Recycling Alternative is a fast-growing company. We are locally owned and operated and have been providing recycling programs and pick-up services to offices, businesses and restaurants throughout the Lower Mainland since 1989. We operate 7 days per week

We thank all applicants for their interest in the position; however, only those who are considered for the position will be contacted.

Please submit your Resume and Drivers Abstract to:
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Current status: Open/apply now.   Date posted: Oct 10 2018    ID: 48714