Sep 13, 2023

Truck Washer

  • Atlas Disposal Industries
  • 8565 Unsworth Avenue, Sacramento, CA, USA
  • $17.00 hourly
Full time Automotive

Job Description

General Nature of Position: Working in shop environment operating a pressure washer & mixing chemicals to clean Front Load & Roll Off trash hauler trucks. Use such material as water, cleaning agents, machinery and other equipment.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Ensure all trucks are washed in a timely manner in accordance with procedures set by Fleet Manager, while following all Atlas Disposal safety procedures. Involves working in wet conditions while bending, squatting, kneeling, twisting & climbing ladder.
  • Cleaning of wash bay & pit on a regular basis.
  • Operating and moving trucks around the yard as needed in a safe manner.
  • Perform light duty maintenance as needed.
  • Assist in providing a safe work environment.
  • Assist in ordering supplies to maintain appropriate inventory.


Summary of Other Job Duties:

  • Keep yard and shop area clean, this may include trash pickup, sweeping and care & maintenance of Pressure Washer machinery.
  • Polish trucks on weekly schedule with polisher and polishing compound.
  • Complete weekly inventory of trucks washed and/or polished.
  • Any and all duties as may be assigned from time to time.



Required knowledge, skills & abilities:

  • Must possess valid CA CDL, preferably a Commercial Class
  • Equivalent of high school diploma of G.E.D. certification
  • Communicate effectively with the Fleet Manager and other staff
  • Ability to pass a certified state of  UT’s forklift safety course.
  • Familiarity with pressure washer and the ability to use them safely.
  • Ability to understand instructions written and verbal in English.
  • Ability to work well under pressure, independently, or as a team.
  • Follow all Standard Operating Procedures
  • Inform Fleet Manager of equipment issues


Physical Requirements:

  • Possess the mobility to maneuver throughout the building
  • Possess the mobility to use ladders and forklift equipment.
  • Able to lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Occasional manual moving of furniture, equipment and shop supplies.
  • Sitting, standing, walking, bending, stooping, squatting and other physical requirements as necessary to complete the essential duties and responsibility. Position requires strong attention to detail.