City Of Tampa

Department of Human Resources

 

PROMOTIONAL OPPORTUNITY

APPLY AT: City of Tampa
Employment Services
    City Hall, 2nd Floor, corner of
    Kennedy Blvd. and Florida Avenue
MAILING ADDRESS:
    306 E. Jackson St., Tampa, FL 33602
HOURS: 8 AM – 5 PM, Mon. thru Fri.
TELEPHONE: …813/274-8911
    “Job News” Line…274-8115
FAX: 813/274-8913
WEBSITE: www.ci.tampa.fl.us/.
    Equal Opportunity Employer-F/M/H/V
5/13/2013

Automated Collection Driver
FLSA: Hourly

(384100)
SALARY RANGE:
(025) $17.45 - $24.86 an hour     $36,296.00 - $51,708.80 a year

APPLICANTS MUST BE CURRENTLY EMPLOYED WITH THE CITY OF TAMPA SOLID WASTE DEPARTMENT.

JOBCODE: 384100

JOB PURPOSE: The selected applicant will be responsible for the collection of solid waste on an assigned commercial and/or residential route utilizing an automated sanitation collection vehicle.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:
DESIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

QUALIFICATIONS: High school or vocational school graduation and three (3) years experience in the operation of one or more of the following three types of equipment: front-loading commercial refuse container trucks, side-loading or rear-loading manually loaded refuse collection vehicles with packer and dump; and six (6) months experience in performing heavy physical work; or an equivalent combination of training and experience.


PREFERRED REQUIREMENTS: Automated front loading commercial refuse container truck operational skills is preferred.

LICENSES/CERTIFICATES:

  • Possession of a valid Florida Commercial Driver’s License Class “A” or Class “B” with Air Brakes.
  • Certificate of Training issued by the Solid Waste Department that demonstrates fully automated refuse vehicle operational skills.  

        Submit photocopies of CDL and Training Certificate with application.

    EXAMINATION: Evaluation of training and experience.  


    TO APPLY: To be considered for this position, applications must be received or postmarked by the closing date of May 27, 2013. Applications received or postmarked after the closing date will not be processed.

    HELPFUL HINTS FOR COMPLETING YOUR APPLICATION: Please register as a MyTampaGov member before you begin the application process. This will enable you to view and re-use information from previously submitted applications to complete and submit any future applications. Please make certain your application is complete and the information you provide clearly demonstrates that you possess the minimum job qualifications as stated in the job announcement. Resumes can be submitted in support of an application, but not in lieu of an application. Resumes and copies of certifications or other required documents may be attached to your online application or e-mailed to careers@tampagov.net.


    5-13-13 (384100)

    Note: Applications must be received or postmarked by the closing date. Applications received or postmarked after 5/27/2013 will not be processed.

    This office reserves the right not to consider those applications that have incomplete information, or that are received without necessary transcripts, certificates, licenses, or other required documents.