Waste Management Driver Apprentice - Residential in Wilmington, Delaware

This job was posted by https://joblink.delaware.gov : For more information, please see: https://joblink.delaware.gov/ada/r/jobs/513179 To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Other minor duties may be assigned. While in training, the following skills will be taught and the trainee must be able to demonstrate proficiency prior to moving to the next driver level:

After obtaining their Commercial Driving Permit, partners with a WM Driver and/or WM Driver Trainer to train on the proper way to operate a commercial refuse / recycling vehicle:

?Operates vehicle in accordance with Waste Management Safety and Life Critical Rules, OSHA (Occupational and Safety Health Act) and DOT (Department of Transportation) requirements as well as all local, state and federal laws.

?Performs pre- and post-trip inspections of assigned vehicle and documents checks utilizing the standard DVIR (Driver Vehicle Inspection Report).

?Immediately reports all unsafe situations or service related issues to Route Manager or Dispatch.

?Attends and participates in all scheduled training programs, briefings, and meetings as required by Waste Management or directed by the Route Manager.

?Works closely with Route Manager to improve route efficiencies and identify best practices.

?Notifies Route Manager of any incidents, accidents, injures, or property damage.

?Notifies Route Manager or Dispatch of service interruptions including closed or impassable streets or alleyways, receptacles too heavy to service or potential safety hazards.

?Communicates customer requests to Dispatch or Route Manager.

?Completely dumps all receptacles and leaves the customer's location clean and free of debris.

?Follows route assignments as directed and completes end of day documentation and check out process.

?Performs all duties as scheduled by Route Manager or Dispatch and assisting other drivers as directed to meet customer needs.