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Waste Management Propane Gas Service Driver in Tehachapi, California

Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran

I. Job Summary

Responsible for delivering propane to residential and commercial customers. Operates hazardous material transportation vehicle with skill and proficiency conforming to all rules and regulations required for a Hazardous Material DOT-Licensed commercial hauler.

II. Essential Duties and Responsibilities

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Other minor duties may be assigned.

  • Loads, unloads and transports hazardous material in a safe and efficient manner.

  • Operates truck safely in heavy traffic and other congested areas

  • Reviews route meter tickets

  • Reads tank percentage gauges and checks volume availability

  • Refills bobtail delivery trucks from storage tanks

  • Follows route assignments throughout the day and ensures accuracy of all documentation when checking-in at the end of the route

  • Receives payment for goods delivered and for delivery charges

  • Performs minor maintenance including, but not limited to, checking and adding fluids, checking tires and safety mechanisms, and performs other maintenance as it relates to vehicle inspection or safe operation

  • Reports all maintenance problems to supervisor or other company official

  • Communicates and interacts with customers in a professional and courteous manner.

  • Reviews, signs and maintains appropriate copies of all tickets, trip sheets, shipment records and driver or vehicle maintenance logs.

  • Other duties as assigned

III. Supervisory Responsibilities

This job has no supervisory duties.

IV. Qualifications

The requirements listed below are representative of the qualifications necessary to perform the job.

A. Education and Experience

  • Education: None Required

  • Experience: No previous experience required.

B. Certificates, Licenses, Registrations or Other Requirements

  • Required: Haz Mat License/TSA Clearance

C. Other Knowledge, Skills or Abilities Required

  • Acceptable driving record required.

V. Work Environment

Listed below are key points regarding environmental demands and work environment of the job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.

  • Required to use motor coordination with finger dexterity (such as keyboarding, machine operation, etc) most of the work day;

  • Required to exert physical effort in handling objects less than __ pounds rarely; Note: The level of physical effort may vary from site to site and in some cases be greater or lesser than documented here.

  • Required to be exposed to physical occupational risks (such as cuts, burns, exposure to toxic chemicals, etc) rarely;

  • Required to be exposed to physical environment which involves dirt, odors, noise, weather extremes or similar elements most of the work day;

Normal setting for this job is: outdoors and/or driving a vehicle.


At Waste Management, each eligible employee receives a competitive total compensation package including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance and Short Term Disability. As well as a Stock Purchase Plan, Company match on 401K, and more! Our employees also receive Paid Vacation, Holidays, and Personal Days. Please note that benefits may vary by site.

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