City Of Charleston Charleston , WV 25301
Posted 7 days ago
The City of Charleston is looking for a Sanitation Driver!
The City of Charleston offers amazing benefits from Medical, Dental, Vision, FSA, HAS, Vacation Leave, Sick Leave, Retirement Plan, EAP, Employee Fitness Center, Employee Wellness Center and an average of 12 holidays per year.
Summary: Drives packer-type truck, dump truck, or other designated vehicle to collect, transport and dump refuse, recyclable and other materials.
Work Hours: This position will work a designated schedule established by the Department Head.
Typical work hours will be 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Tuesday through Friday. It is also expected this position will work other hours including nights, weekends and/or holidays as necessary or requested in order to fulfill the City's vision and/or to accomplish departmental goals.
Qualifications: To perform this job successfully, applicants should be able to perform each essential duty in an efficient, effective and safe manner.
The duties listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or abilities required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential duties.
Essential Duties: Include, but are not limited to the following. Other duties may be assigned.
Drives collection vehicle with Route Laborers on assigned route to pick up and load refuse and recyclable cans, bins, bags and other discarded items materials.
Transports and dumps refuse, recyclable and other collected materials at City landfill or other designated disposal site.
Picks up refuse and recyclable cans, bins, bags and other discarded items on assigned collection route and dumps into refuse packer, garbage truck or other designated collection vehicle as needed and/or requested.
Education/Experience: High School Diploma or GED. Previous experience performing similar duties desired.
License(s)/Certification(s): Must possess and maintain valid Class B Commercial Driver's License; Class A commercial Driver's License preferred
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: In order to provide efficient and effective services, the City seeks team members who possess the following core competencies that are aligned with the City's vision: Accountability - takes responsibility for own actions; Adaptability - responds positively to change; Communications - listens, speaks and/or writes in a clear, concise and respectful manner; Initiative - takes proactive action to complete work or resolve issues; Judgment & Decision Making - evaluates issues and makes sound factual decisions; Customer Service - provides courteous, accessible and quality assistance to internal and external customers; Professional Development - seeks opportunities to enhance technical skills and job knowledge; Teamwork and Cooperation - collaborates with other team members to fulfill the City's vision and departmental strategic goals and objectives.
Salary & Benefits: The City offers an excellent compensation and benefits package including a competitive salary and access to a full range of fringe benefits including health, vision, dental, disability and life insurance; the PERS (State) Retirement program; 457 deferred compensation plan and a generous paid leave (vacation and sick leave) plan.
EEO: The City of Charleston provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all current employees and new applicants for employment without regard to sex, race, color, age, national origin, ancestry, religion, disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, citizenship, pregnancy or maternity, veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable national, federal, state or local law.
City Of Charleston