Portage Co. Human Resources Dept.

Ravenna , OH
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CDL Truck Driver

Portage Co. Human Resources Dept.
Ravenna, OH Full-time
Posted on March 10, 2019

CDL Truck Driver

Portage County Solid Waste Management District is seeking a CDL Truck Driver. High school education or equivalent is required & 2 years of experience driving vehicles over 30,000 GVWR. Special training in vehicle operation & maintenance preferred. Must have possession of a valid Ohio Class A CDL with airbrake endorsement & maintain licensure & eligibility under current employee driver eligibility standards, through tenure of employment. $18.43 per hour. 

Examples of Duties:
Drive and operate a dual-drive fully automated side load collection truck, automated front load truck, commercial front load truck, commercial rear load truck or roll-off truck following established schedule to pick up recyclable materials at collection sites or along curbside collection routes. Dump the carts into a hopper on the front or right side of the truck using a joy stick, mechanical arm and cameras. Operate the packer to pack and dump materials collected. Operate all equipment in a safe and proper manner to reduce accidental damage and extend equipment life. Complete assigned route in the time allotted to collect between 800-1400 carts daily, depending upon route assignment for the day, as a one-man crew. Check daily work assignments such as special pick ups. Perform basic routine maintenance including but not limited to: maintaining cleanliness of truck (internal/external), adding necessary fluids, checking tire pressure, etc. Complete daily pre and post trip inspections on assigned vehicle. Return completed forms to office daily. Inform supervisor of defects, repairs or conditions that would prevent the safe operation of the truck and which are needed for the vehicle to be maintained fully. Communicate with the public and District staff to assure satisfaction with pick up schedule and to address concerns and comments.

EOE