Waste Connections, Inc Driver Trainee (no CDL required) in Dallas, Texas

Driver Trainee (no CDL required)


Waste Connections has an immediate opening for a Driver Trainee at our site in East Dallas, TX (near Garland).

In this position you will work on the back of a garbage truck for 6 months . This is an extremely physical job working out side in all weather conditions. You will get off and on the back of the truck picking up garbage cans and garbage bags and dumping in to the back of the truck. After the 6 months if you prove yourself to be a very hard worker, very reliable, have excellent teamwork, customer service skills, and safety common sense we will help you to obtain your Class B Commercial Drivers License and train you to drive our trucks. You should have your own route after a year.

This position is Monday-Friday working 11-12 hour days. This position pays $10 an hour, when you get your Class B with Air Brake permit you will get a raise to $11, and when you have your Class B License you will get a raise to $12.50. At $10 an hour you make a minimum of $625 a week because of the OT you work. $11 is $687+ a week. $12.50 is $781+ a week. Our drivers make a minimum of $52,000 per year.

If you already have your CDL and a clean driving record you will start at $12.50 and only have to work on the back of the truck for 90 days before being trained to run our routes.

Ideal candidate will be someone that has done a very physical job and has operated some equipment or trucks. If you were in the military and looking for a career this is an excellent opportunity.

Do not stop by or call our local office. Please apply online at www.wasteconnections.com . If you apply using a phone or a tablet you may receive an email to complete the 2 nd part of the application.

Requirements :

  • Valid Drivers license.
  • Clean Driving record.
  • Excellent customer service skills.

Waste Connections is an Affirmative Action /Equal Opportunity Employer (Minority/Female/Disabled/Veterans).