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City of Charleston Garbage Operator II in Charleston, South Carolina

Job Description

Responsible for operating assigned equipment and thorough supervision and coordination of an assigned team of up to three additional drivers and for collecting garbage on an assigned route under the supervision of the Route Supervisor by performing the following duties. May require evenings, weekends, and holidays as scheduled. Other duties may be assigned. Coordinates team activities in order to ensure proper completion of collection routes. Drives and operates an assigned collection vehicle in a safe manner on an assigned route for the collection of refuse. Thoroughly familiarizes self with all routes and interprets route maps. Uses a broom, shovel or pitchfork or other safe means to pick up loose or spilled garbage or trash. Completes pre- and post- route checks of assigned vehicle and route reports on a daily basis. Responsible for maintaining assigned safety equipment and using it properly at all times. Responsible for assessing and reporting any unexpected mechanical problems to prevent further vehicle damage and/or unsafe operation. Reports to supervisor environmental code violations. Trains subordinates. Assists Route Supervisors with employee evaluations and disciplines, making recommendations where appropriate. Assumes the duties and responsibilities of the Route Supervisor as assigned. Performs other duties as assigned. Associate’s (AA/AS) and two years of related experience and/or training; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.*Current SC Commercial Driver’s License – Class B. Must be certified by City Fleet Management in the operation of all team vehicles within six months of employment.*

Branch: 2150 Milford Street

Division: Garbage

Location: Charleston, SC 29401

Closes On: October 23, 2020 at 11:59 PM EST

Job Status: Full-Time

Department: Public Service

Rate of Pay: $45,113.95 - $48,271.93