Delivery Driver
Job Details
Full Time
High School
$16.09 - $18.45 Hourly
General Labor

Job description

Basin Disposal - Yakima

1405 W Ahtanum Rd. Yakima, WA

Local, established company looking for Delivery Driver. Must be able to exert up to 65 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 25 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 15 pounds of force constantly to move objects, be a team player, have a great attitude, and excellent attendance.

Strategic Work: (Managerial details, how the employees tasks fit into the company as a whole. As well as the companys vision going forward both from a culture standpoint and operationally.)

  • Make safety a priority at all times
  • Be courteous with all customers, both internal and external
  • Report any concerns with equipment, route(s) or customer(s) to a Lead or Manager
  • Clock in at the start and end of the scheduled shift
  • Report to work as scheduled and wear a clean employee uniform
  • Use appropriate Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

Tactical Work/Tasks: (Specific tasks the employee is expected to do)

  • Continuously meet driver expectations and requirements, i.e., pre/post trip, fuel and wash truck, VIR, Customer Tags, Radio usage, COVID procedures, secure load,
  • Operate trucks and equipment in accordance with company procedures and standards
  • Comply with all safety standards and requirements
  • Report any safety or quality concerns to supervisor
  • Maintain all CDL driver qualifications and valid drivers license
  • Maintain an acceptable MVR Motor vehicle Record
  • Participate in on-the-job training to learn to operate other trucks and/or equipment
  • Assist in mapping routes and use route books to ensure consistency and timeliness
  • Follow oral and/or written instructions
  • Observe legal and defensive driving practices
  • Work independently and perform duties without close supervision

Standards: (documented operating work policies, procedures, guides and expectations.)

  • Employee Handbook
  • Safety Truck Driver Handbook
  • Basin Disposal Driver Expectations
  • Basin Disposal Truck Operational Guide
  • Basin Disposal Hazard Response Procedure
  • Basin Disposal Cart & Container Guide
  • Basin Disposal Transfer Station Process Guide
  • Subject to work holidays
  • Route drivers guaranteed 40 hours a week, with the expectation that they assist the team when needed
  • Drivers will take 30 minutes per shift for lunch
  • Rest at appropriate times; two 15-minute breaks

Working Conditions and Physical Demands:

  • Typically performed in the field, which requires travel daily from site to site
  • The position involves work outdoors on a year-round basis and is subject to extreme weather conditions.
  • May be exposed to waste, including blood-borne pathogens, insects, animals and other exterior hazards.
  • The noise level is moderate to loud.
  • Sit, stand, walk, bend, reach with arms and hands at or above shoulders, kneel and stretch, and the ability to climb into or exit a truck and/or other equipment.
  • Lift, push, carry and pull materials and objects weighing up to 50 lbs. on a routine basis, and up to 90 lbs. as needed using proper lifting techniques.
  • Manual dexterity of hands and fingers to include repetitive grasping and reaching.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: Starts at $16.09 per hour


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance


  • 8-hour shift


  • High school or equivalent


  • Delivery: 1 year (Preferred)


  • Driver's License (Required)

Shift availability:

  • Day Shift (Required)

Work Location: On the road


COVID-19 considerations: Basin Disposal will request employees to complete a Covid Attestation form. Need more info? (509) 547-2476

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran. EOE, including disability/vets.