Front Load Route Driver

Job Posting: Front Load Route Driver 

Turlock Scavenger Company

P.O. Box 1865 Turlock, CA 95381

Kristen Goucher | HR Manager

Phone: (209) 668-7274 | Fax: (209) 668-6065


About us

Turlock Scavenger Company, located in Turlock, CA, is a family owned and operated solid waste management company that has been in business in Stanislaus County since 1935.  Turlock Scavenger has a stellar reputation for providing quality service to our customers in the City of Turlock, as well as two of the four unincorporated areas of Stanislaus County. 

Job Summary

Under general direction of the Route Manager, perform regular, efficient and safe collection of residential and commercial materials (solid waste and recyclables) in the City of Turlock and surrounding areas of Stanislaus County, and deliver collected material to the designated disposal location.

Duties and responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Conduct all operations in accordance with DOT & DMV driving laws/regulations, and CalOSHA and Company safety policies;
  • Ensure all equipment used is in safe and properly serviced working order by completing pre-trip and post-trip equipment checks; 
  • Operate various automated side-load trucks safely and efficiently and complete residential collection routes in a timely manner;
  • Deliver all waste and recyclable material to disposal destination;
  • Perform special route duties as assigned;
  • Fuel assigned truck and keep vehicle clean;

Job Requirements

  • Must possess and maintain a valid California Commercial Driver's License (Class A or Class B is required).
  • Must have a good driving record with no more than 1 point in a 24-month period.
  • Must have the ability to safely operate company vehicles in accordance with DOT & DMV driving laws/regulations, and CalOSHA and Turlock Scavenger Company safety policies.
  • Must have the ability to read, write, and speak English
  • Must have the ability to communicate clearly and professionally on company radio with co-workers and supervisor.
  • Must have the ability to read and follow a route map and directions
  • Must be able to lift at least 70 pounds

Benefits Offered

Turlock Scavenger Company offers an excellent medical, dental, vision and life insurance package for all full-time employees, and contributes 100% of the insurance premiums for employees, and a majority of dependent premiums at the base plan level. Vacation Time and Sick Leave benefits are provided to all full-time employees, and 401(k) Retirement plan benefits are also offered with matching employer contribution. 

How to Apply


Or fax resume to: 209-668-6065

Or mail to:

Turlock Scavenger Company

Attn: Human Resources

P.O. Box 1865, Turlock, CA 95381

* Applicants can also apply in person or drop off a resume at our main office, located at 1200 S. Walnut Rd., Turlock CA 95380. *