Texas Tech University Sr Driver in Lubbock, Texas

Position Description

May operate various types of heavy trucks including Dempster-Dumpmaster trash collecting and compacting vehicles.

Major/Essential Functions

Completion of high school or the equivalent plus three years experience in the operation of a Dempster-Dumpmaster vehicle.

Performs regularly scheduled pickup and disposal of refuse around campus. Additional pickups as required. Refuse is taken to landfill as required. Adheres to all operating/safety rules of disposal trucks.

Performs required operator maintenance, i.e. checking fluid levels, tires,lights, mirrors and related equipment for safe operation of refuse vehicles.

Have valid CDL drivers license with proper certifications and ability to operate large motor vehicles. Must meet minimum physical fitness requirements

Required Qualifications

Completion of high school or the equivalent plus three years experience in the operation of a Dempster-Dumpmaster vehicle.

Preferred Qualifications

Experience in driving a front end load dumpster truck.

EEO Statement

As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

Pay Statement

Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.

Extended Job Title: Sr Driver

Work Location: Lubbock

Org Level 1: Texas Tech University

Campus: Texas Tech University

Department: Ops Div Custodial Services

Does this position work in a research laboratory?: No

Job Type: Full Time

Job Group: Service Workers

Pay Basis: Hourly

Minimum Hire Rate: 11.5

Travel Required: Up to 25%

Shift: Day

Grant Funded?: No

Requisition ID: 8996BR