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Republic Services Driver HazMat Bonus $2,500 CDL A in Nederland, Texas

Republic Services, Inc. is a leader in the U.S. environmental services industry. Through our subsidiaries, we provide superior customer experience while fostering a sustainable Blue Planet(r) for future generations to enjoy a cleaner, safer and healthier world. Due to the nature of our industry, we make safety our top priority every day. We're dedicated to the safety of our employees, customers and the communities we serve.

Why Work with Us

We are guided by five essential core values - to be Respectful, Responsible, Reliable, Resourceful and Relentless in all we do, every day. We are reminded of these principles every time we see the five R's joined together to form the Republic Star. It's what makes us who we are and sets us apart from the competition. We are dedicated to doing our part to preserve the environment by creating a cleaner, safer and healthier world where people thrive - not just for today, but for generations to come.

We hire the best people to make Republic Services a great place to work. We are focused on attracting talented individuals across professions who are as committed to serving customers and the planet as we are. We strive to create a workplace that's meaningful and rewarding to employees at all levels of the organization. Apply today and join our team!

POSITION SUMMARY: The Company’s Industrial division provides environmental services to its customer base. and operates three types of waste management and disposal facilities: treatment, recovery and disposal facilities; engineered landfills; and salt water disposal injection wells. The Industrial Truck Driver HM OTR operates a tractor-trailer and other truck equipment to haul and dispose of industrial waste and performs “over the road” runs..

PRINCIPLE RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Hauls and disposes Hazardous waste, hazardous materials, industrial fluids. and by-products using a tractor-trailer, in compliance with Department of Transportation (DOT) guidelines.

  • Operates a variety of vehicles including, but not limited to vans, vacuum tankers, straight tankers, and roll offs..

  • Performs safety inspections and maintains a DOT driver log and records, as required by DOT.

  • Conducts pre- and post-trip inspections of tractor trailer unit, hoses, fittings and valves.

  • Maintains satisfactory customer service by maintaining radio and/or telephone contact with supervisor or dispatcher to receive delivery or pickup instructions.

  • Completes work tickets and maintains daily inventory of tools, fittings and hose connections on the unit.

  • Reports all safety issues, incidents and concerns to Company management and notifies supervisor of current and/or anticipated repair needs.

  • Responsible for making sure all jobs are operated in the most efficient and cost effective manner possible.

  • Performs OTR (“over the road”) runs.

  • May require OTR up to 80% of the time.

  • Performs job-related duties as assigned or apparent.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High school diploma or GED.

  • Knowledge of equipment associated with the trucking of hazardous waste.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Class A Commercial Driver’s License with tanker and hazmat endorsements.

  • Minimum of 1 year of experience driving heavy trucks.

Rewarding Compensation and Benefits

Eligible 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.

• 401(k) 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.

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.

We work for Earth. Every day, we come to work with two purposes in mind – serving our customers and doing our part to preserve our Blue Planet®. Our commitment to both has led to such things as landfill innovations, solar energy projects, community education designed to teach people to properly recycle, ongoing efforts to reduce our vehicle emissions and improving safety through technology—to name a few. To put it simply, we are 35,000 guardians of the environment, striving to make the world a better place.

Republic Services is more than a recycling and waste services company. We are a company dedicated to turning waste into possibilities. Together, united under the Republic Star, we are working for a cleaner, safer and healthier world where people thrive, not just for today, but for generations to come.

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