Otero County Solid Waste Truck Driver

Posted: 01/21/2024

OTERO COUNTY TRANSFER STATION, Alamogordo, New Mexico is recruiting for a SOLID WASTE TRUCK DRIVER
 
Employment Status: Full-Time
Experience Required: Two (2) years of experience driving class A vehicles.
Minimum Education Requirements: High School Diploma or equivalent.
Certification: This position requires a valid New Mexico Class A CDL with air brake endorsement.
 

Job Summary: Under the direction of the foreman, transports solid waste from assigned transfer station to the appropriate destination.
 
 

Essential Job Functions
                                                                                                                                     
An employee in this position may be called upon to do any or all of the following essential duties:
 

  • Drives a truck to transport solid waste.
  • Sort and bail recycled materials.
  • Operate heavy equipment including, backhoes, loaders, skid steer, forklift, balers and chipper.
  • Performs daily maintenance inspection on the vehicles driven; adjusts brakes, repairs tarp, removes and replaces tires, as needed.
  • Provides general mechanic services to the department.
 
.
 
 

Salary: $16.00 per hour plus benefits package.
 
Applications may be picked up, and must be returned to the Otero County Administration Office, 1101 New York Avenue, Alamogordo, NM.  An application and job description can be downloaded from our website, http://co.otero.nm.us.  Position is OPEN UNTIL FILLED.
OTERO COUNTY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER AND A DRUG FREE WORKPLACE.