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Waste Connections Cart Delivery Driver - Non CDL in Des Moines, Iowa

Waste Connections of Iowa is looking for a safety conscience Cart Delivery Driver to join our GROWING team in Des Moines, IA.

Why you need to join us!

  • CULTURE: It’s a Great place to work! We work in an environment where empowered, self-directed All-stars know what they do is important.

  • INTEGRITY: Our definition is “saying what you will do and then doing it!” We keep our promises to our customers and our employees.

We offer excellent benefits including: medical, dental, vision, flexible spending account, long term & short term disability, life insurance, 401K retirement and unlimited opportunities to "Connect with Your Future".

What we do:

We provide trash and recycle services to the local community. You, a vital piece of the team, would be responsible for safely operating our Container Delivery Truck to provide the carts and containers in neighborhoods.

This includes duties such:

  • Operate delivery truck into neighborhoods, sites and special events in a safe manner.

  • Ability to read route sheets and service each customer identified on the sheet or assigned by the dispatcher.

  • Perform daily pre and post trip inspections.

  • Perform a physically demanding job, lifting, pulling, bending and moving 50 pounds or more.

  • Operate hydraulic hand controls to lift/load refuse and containers of trash at designated facilities.

  • Courteous interaction with our customers

  • Perform other miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned.

What we work with:

We work with people’s personal refuse. This is a service provided year round – rain, snow or shine. Be prepared to work in all environments.

Plan for the following labor:

  • Extensive physical activity. Requires constant exit and entry from vehicle, scrubbing containers, operating hydraulics, lifting, pushing, pulling, all solo. Moderate noise level.

  • Work environment involves some exposure to physical risks such as moving mechanical parts. Which require following basic safety precautions.

  • Awareness of surrounding hazards and changing situations (Construction sites, parking lots, areas of large crowds).

  • Exposure to outside weather, including frequent hot, wet and/or rainy conditions, as well as exposure to fumes and vibration.

Minimum Job Requirements

  • Valid Driver’s License

  • Clean MVR

  • Comfortable with physical labor

  • Ability to read, write, comprehend and communicate in English

  • Availability to work Monday – Friday, occasional Saturdays.

To be considered for any of our current openings you must complete an application at . Application information and additional instructions can be found once you select your position of interest.

Waste Connections is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to disability or protected veteran status.