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Roll-off Truck Driver (FT)

Habersham County

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Position: Roll-off Truck Driver (FT)                                                 Department: Landfill

Starting Salary: $19.00/hr - $21.00/hr                                               FLSA Status: Non-Exempt

Posting Date: June 11, 2024                                                              Closing Date: Open Until Filled

Job Summary:

This position is responsible for preparing, securing and the eventual transport of an open top and self-contained compactor containers to various disposal sites which include landfills, transfer facilities, and various customer jobsite locations.

Major Duties:

  • Safely operate roll-off trucks to transports containers to and from customer sites, landfills, recycling centers, and transfer stations; this includes assisting with hooking and unhooking containers.
  • Deliver and pick-up roll-off containers, ensuring accurate placement and secure loading and unloading, assist with hooking and unhooking.
  • Perform pre-trip and post-trip inspections of the vehicle, ensuring it is in proper working condition. Report any issues to maintenance team.
  • Adhere to all local, state, and federal regulations regarding the operation of commercials vehicles. Follow OSHA and DOT regulations and maintain required logs and documentation.
  • Provide professional and courteous service to customers. Address any concerns or issues at the job site and report back to the supervisor.
  • Plan and follow efficient routes for timely delivery and pick-up, optimizing fuel and ensuring schedule adherence.
  • Follow company protocols and wear appropriate PPE. Ensure proper disposal of materials and attend safety meetings and training sessions as required.
  • Complete and maintain accurate records, including delivery and pick-up logs, maintenance records, and time logs.
  • Safely pick-up and deliver metals, glass, and other recyclable commodities.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Knowledge and level of competency commonly associated with completion of specialized training in the field of work, in addition to basic skills typically associated with a high school education.
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience driving roll-off trucks or similar heavy vehicles.
  • Valid Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) Class B or higher with air brakes endorsement required with a clean driving record.



The successful candidate must pass a Background/Reference Check, and Pre-Employment Drug Screenings prior to the start of employment.


To Apply: All applicants must complete a Habersham County employment application. Applications can be found online at  Applications and a detailed job description can be picked up at the Habersham County Human Resources Department, Administration Building located at 130 Jacob’s Way, Clarkesville, GA 30523 in room 301. For more information please call (706) 839-0214.

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