Waste Vehicle Crew

Waste Vehicle Assistants collect and dump waste and recycling from containers into trucks, in addition to many other duties that are outlined below.

Responsibilities Include
• Riding on the back of garbage or recycling collection truck and collecting solid waste on a designated route
• Directing driver when pulling out in traffic and backing up, and directing incoming vehicles to dumping area at solid waste disposal facilities
• Knowledge of standardized work routines used for manual tasks and operation of collection vehicles in solid waste operations
• Checking operating and safety conditions of vehicles, performing minor servicing, and reporting needed repairs or servicing
• Assisting driver with various tasks during waste runs

Qualifications
• Deep knowledge of work routines and procedures in collecting solid waste materials for disposal, reuse, and recycling
• Able to lift up to 50 pounds, and able to carry, reach, bend, push, pull, and climb
• Flexibility to work in all weather conditions

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