Refuse Truck Driver

Posting Date: 04/05/2021
Company Name: Miami Shores
Job Type: Full Time
Department: Public Works
Education: High School
Shift: ---
Duration: ---
Travel: N/A
Salary: $14.94 hour
Location: Public Works
Closing Date: 04/30/2021
Job Description:

JOB SUMMARY

Under the general supervision of the Sanitation & Fleet Supervisor, operates refuse truck, and performs manual labor in the collection and disposal of refuse and trash; may perform others duties as assigned.

 

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

  • Operates sanitation trucks, and assists with the collection of refuse from residential, businesses, and other facilities;
  • Empties trash and garbage cans into sanitation truck;
  • Uses pitch forks, shovels and similar hand tools to pick up general refuse and trash from curbside and other areas;
  • Cleans sanitation trucks and dumpsters;
  • Empties recyclables into truck; and
  • Performs other assigned duties.

 

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS TO PERFORM WORK:

  • High School Diploma or G.E.D.
  • One year of experience in solid waste collection and disposal;
  • Valid State of Florida Class “B” C.D.L. with Air Break Endorsement

 

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

  • Work requires considerable physical effort in the handling of materials up to 100 pounds and/or continual climbing, standing or walking for prolonged periods of time.

 

WORK ENVIRONMENT:

  • Work environment involves risks or discomforts which require special safety precautions typical of such places as garages, and shops, e.g., working around chemicals, equipment, or machinery, etc. May require working in adverse weather conditions.
Preferred Skills:

 

 

 

 

To apply, resumes must be submitted via email to MirandaC@msvfl.gov