Waste Management is an equal opportunity / affirmative action employer (M/F/H/V).Note: Please complete your application using Internet Explorer or Firefox.Job SummaryTechnicians are the key to keeping our business rolling! That is why Waste Management, an industry leader in waste and environmental solutions, is seeking motivated, skilled heavy-duty Truck Technicians to work in our shops. Our truck technicians enjoy a professional, clean, and well-organized work environment that supports our team atmosphere. Working under limited supervision, a Waste Management truck technician performs preventative maintenance, runs inspections, diagnostics tests, and repairs a variety of vehicles and equipment. Our truck technicians utilize computer diagnostics and work with fleet maintenance software programs to document part usage, account for repair time, and more.Essential Duties and ResponsibilitiesThe team atmosphere we mentioned above is critical to the success of our shops! Our technicians work closely with operations, and may be called upon to make road calls and assist in emergency situations on a route. Waste Management technicians pride themselves on doing the work right the first time and we look for this same sense of personal ownership of work when considering new members for our team. We also offer on-the-job training and encourage continuous learning and higher education to keep skills up to date. There may be the opportunity for overtime, as well as weekend and/or holiday work. Since our technicians are working with heavy equipment in a shop environment, it is required that they be able to push, pull, drag, and lift items up to 50 pounds, and occasionally must work at shoulder level with equipment weighing up to 25 pounds. Technicians are expected to obtain a CDL license within 6 months of hire.Supervisory Responsibilities""This job has no supervisory duties.""QualificationsThe requirements listed below are representative of the qualifications necessary to perform the job.
Our 45,000 employees are committed to Environmental Performance — our mission to maximize resource value, while minimizing environmental impact so that both our economy and our environment can thrive. Serving nearly 20 million residential, industrial, municipal and commercial customers, Waste Management posted $13.4 billion of revenues in 2011.