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Over-the-Road Trucker - Long Haul Driver - CDL A (Kent)

Stericycle | Kent WA 98032 USA | Full Time | Posted: 07/31/2020

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Position Purpose:

Would you like to join a team that rewards and promotes top performers? Would you enjoy working for a reputable, environmentally conscious company? If so, join Stericycle, where team members can grow and develop their skills and are encouraged to be innovative. Understanding that our fulltime team members work hard, you will be rewarded with competitive pay, paid time off, paid holidays, great work-life balance, medical, dental and vision coverage, company-paid life insurance, short-term and long-term disability, 401(k) with company match, and much more! At Stericycle, our company culture is built on a foundation of respect, diversity, commitment and partnership, and our Long Haul Drivers are an integral component of Stericycle. Be our newest team member!

We are seeking a CDL A Long Haul Driver / Over-the-Road Trucker with doubles endorsement (Haz not required) who will be responsible for transporting waste from either a Stericycle location or customer location, to a transfer location or processing location. The schedule is 4x10 between Monday and Friday from 2pm until finished. The LH Driver / OTR Trucker will operate a manual transmission tractor and pull doubles daily and will typically run the WA I-5 corridor between Seattle and Portland, however Spokane/Pasco might also be needed, determined by operations needs, but never in winter.

Key Job Activities:

1) Manages assigned routes ensuring that medical waste is transported in a timely and accurate manner.
• Responsible for picking up and transporting waste safely according to all federal, state, and local rules and regulations.
• Plans daily schedule based on Stericycle or customer needs by reviewing daily paperwork, e.g., manifest, route sheets, previous VCR, etc. provided by Transportation Manager or Dispatcher.
• Communicates any issues to Transportation Manager and/or Dispatcher for resolution.
• Ensures load is secured prior to operating vehicle on public highway.
2) Ensures that assigned paperwork is completed legibly, neatly, accurately, and completely and returned to Transportation Manager or Dispatcher, at the time of debriefing, for processing.
3) Communicates with Stericycle Transportation Manager and/or Dispatcher regarding any change to pickups. Ensures that Route Driver servicing the specific route is aware of any situations outside the norm in order to provide the highest level of customer service. Reports any account issues to the Transportation Manager and/or Dispatcher before the close of business each day.
4) Performs a documented pre-trip inspection on vehicles prior to leaving yard to commence route. Performs a documented post-trip inspection on vehicles prior to being debriefed for the day. Reports any maintenance problems to Transportation Manager and/or Dispatcher for follow-up. Ensures all defects have been corrected prior to operating the vehicles again.

Education:
Required Education: in High School or Equivalent
Certifications and/or Licenses:
Commercial Driver's License (CDL)
Disclaimer:

The above description is meant to provide a summary of the nature and level of work being performed; it should not be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and requirements of the job or person. This document does not create an employment contract, implied or otherwise. Stericycle will consider requests for workplace accommodations for protected physical or mental limitations in accordance with its human resources policies and local laws.To the extent permissible under local law, and consistent with business necessity, Stericycle reserves the right to modify the content formally or informally, either verbally or in writing, at any time with or without advance notice.

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Location Kent, WA, 98032, United States
Categories Logistics/Transportation

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