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Lead Driver CDL (B) - Roll Off

Company: Disability Solutions
Location: Austin
Posted on: April 3, 2024

Job Description:

Republic Services is a leader in Environmental Services, partnering with customers to create a more sustainable world.--We are Sustainability in Action - our promise to be environmentally responsible and to help our customers be environmentally responsible too.--Why choose Republic?Joining Republic isn't just about taking on a new job, it's about making a commitment to create a more sustainable world together. Our people provide an essential service, serving and impacting customers, neighborhoods, and communities everywhere. --As a company, we are proud of our values and encourage those who share in our aspirations to join our team:

  • We protect our colleagues and communities through safe practices everywhere, every day.
  • We are committed to serving our customers and communities by going above and beyond to exceed expectations.
  • We take action to improve neighborhoods and communities by being environmentally responsible and creating a more sustainable world.
  • We are driven to deliver results in the right way.
  • We encourage a human centered culture that honors the unique potential and dignity of every person.POSITION SUMMARY:--A Lead Driver CDL (B) is responsible for overseeing a group of drivers to ensure complete route coverage, prompt and courteous customer service and also safely operates his or her truck to provide complete waste removal services for customers.-- In addition, the Lead Driver CDL (B) is responsible for ensuring his or her vehicle is in compliance with the Company's safety standards prior to operating the vehicle, ensures that all Company, state and federal regulations are adhered to at all times while operating the vehicle, and completes vehicle condition reports ("VCRs") on a daily basis to ensure that any vehicle defects are repaired in a timely manner.-- The Lead Driver CDL (B) assists the Route Supervisor or Operations Manager in training new drivers on proper safety and driving techniques.PRINCIPLE RESPONSIBILITIES:----- Oversee a group of drivers on a daily basis to ensure routes are being serviced in a timely manner; report down time or other concerns to appropriate management; assist in planning and execution of re-routes to maximize efficiency; assist in the training of new drivers.--- Perform complete pre- and post-operation inspection of the vehicle in accordance with Company policy to ensure tire pressure, fluid levels, safety equipment, gauges, and controls are in proper working order.-- Report any safety issues on standard reports.--- Safely operate his or her heavy truck along designated route and to the disposal site; read route sheet, follow map and service each customer as identified on the route sheet or as assigned by the dispatcher and/or supervisor.--- Operate manual and/or automatic controls in accordance with Company safety policies and procedures to lift and load refuse,-- operate compactor and dispose of collected material at the designated facility.--- Courteously interact with all customers, dispatchers and others on a daily basis to ensure all customer routes are serviced in a timely and professional manner.----- Identify unsatisfactory waste containers and tag containers in accordance with applicable departmental procedures.--- Continuously monitor waste for evidence of unacceptable waste.--- Clean area around an accidental waste spill, ensuring adherence to all applicable safety standards and policies.--- Continuously monitor the condition of the vehicle to ensure it is operationally ready at all times to minimize down time; clean waste from the packer blade and truck body on each disposal trip.--- Complete required route/productivity sheets, VCRs and other reports, as required.--- Maintain adherence to required productivity standards for the department to ensure all customers are serviced in a timely and efficient manner.--- Follow all required safety policies and procedures.--- Actively participate in the Company's ReSOP program.--- Perform other job-related duties as assigned.QUALIFICATIONS:----- Three years of prior experience driving commercial trucks preferred.----- One year in a lead role.--- Class A Commercial Driver's license.--- Good customer services skills to meet and exceed customer expectations; acts in a professional, courteous and cooperative manner toward customers and co-workers; works with a sense of honesty and trustworthiness.--- Good time management skills to ensure assigned responsibilities are completed in an efficient and safe manner.--- Good follow through ability; adheres to work schedule and follows through on challenges as they arise.--- Ability to adhere to Company policies and rules set forth; promotes the Company's safety standards; does not take inappropriate risks.--- Maintains a feeling of pride in work; strives to achieve all goals.MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:----- Class B or higher Commercial Driver's license with air brakes endorsement.Rewarding Compensation and BenefitsEligible employees can elect to participate in:--- Comprehensive medical benefits coverage, dental plans and vision coverage.--- Health care and dependent care spending accounts.----- Short- and long-term disability.--- Life insurance and accidental death & dismemberment insurance.--- Employee and Family Assistance Program (EAP).--- Employee discount programs.--- Retirement plan with a generous company match.--- Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP).The statements used herein are intended to describe the general nature and level of the work being performed by an employee in this position, and are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties and skills required by an incumbent so classified.-- Furthermore, they do not establish a contract for employment and are subject to change at the discretion of the Company.EEO STATEMENT:Republic Services is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, relationship or association with a protected veteran (spouses or other family members), genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

Keywords: Disability Solutions, Austin , Lead Driver CDL (B) - Roll Off, Professions , Austin, Texas

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