Helpers load residential waste into the hopper of a rear load truck. Lifts bags or containers that weigh up to 75 lbs. Pushes/pulls hand levers to control the packer blade. Climbs into the truck body and cleans waste from the front of the packer blade. Able to follow safe operating practices, including lockout/tagout procedures to ensure truck is inoperative when working in the truck body.
The driver position is responsible for safely operating a commercial truck, and providing prompt and complete residential waste and recycling collection services. At times this role may require the need to lift, carry or push heavy items ranging in various weight.