City Of Tampa

Department of Human Resources



APPLY AT: City of Tampa
Employment Services
    City Hall, 2nd Floor, corner of
    Kennedy Blvd. and Florida Avenue
    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
    Equal Opportunity Employer-F/M/H/V

Solid Waste Driver Loader
FLSA: Hourly

(022) $15.58 - $22.12 an hour     $32,406.40 - $46,009.60 a year

JOBCODE: 003805

BENEFITS: Health, vision, dental, and life insurance; annual and sick leave; paid holidays; pension and tax-deferred compensation (457) plans; and more.

JOB PURPOSE: The selected applicant will be responsible for operating front-side- and rear-loading refuse collection vehicles and performing collection activities alone.



QUALIFICATIONS: Completion of the eighth grade and six (6) months experience in the operation of at least one (1) 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.


Possession of a valid Commercial Driverís License, Class "B" plus Air Brakes. (Submit photocopy of CDL with application.)

EXAMINATION:Evaluation of training and experience. (A Training and Experience Supplemental Form must be completed/submitted with the employment application.)Drug testing is included in all pre-employment medical examinations.

TO APPLY: To be considered for this position, applications must be received or postmarked by the closing date of June 5, 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

5-22-13 (003805)

Note: Applications must be received or postmarked by the closing date. Applications received or postmarked after 6/5/2013 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.