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Alpha Environmental is a residential and commercial environmental consulting and remediation company serving the greater Portland area for over 20 years. We have a strong and growing team of valued employees and are always looking for more qualified individuals to join our company.

All applicants must:

  • Have prior experience in field
  • Be able to pass a drug test and background check
  • Be able to work Monday through Friday starting at 6:30 am

Join our team today by applying for one of our open positions below.

To apply, email your Resume to info@alphaenvironmental.net

We are looking for a CDL Septic Pump Truck Driver, this position is responsible for operating a company pump truck and driving to various locations to service/pump septic tanks.

Location of Position is Beaverton, OR

Technician Services

  • Provide professional service to customers
  • Communicate schedule problems to dispatch before appointments are missed
  • Call into the Dispatch team when done with daily jobs
  • Comply with rules & regulations at disposal plants
  • Fully complete paperwork, pricing, locations, conditions
  • Confirm all supplies are loaded on the truck
  • Review and map out next day jobs
  • Daily DOT forms to be completed: pre & post trip, septic tank inspection
  • Use the tank’s main access (largest opening) for routine cleaning
  • Other duties may be assigned as needed

Customer Relations

  • Notify the customer when sewage flows into the tank from the drainage area.
  • Observe and note defective septic system components on work order
  • Notify the customer when lush vegetation and/or sewage breakout are observed above the septic system
  • If you observe flow from building into tank, advise the customer corrective action for any obstructions
  • Recommend any Maintenance or Service
  • Discuss and recommend adequate maintenance service frequency with the customer
  • Notify the customer in writing of any unsatisfactory conditions observed
  • Notify the customer in advance if your running late
  • Attend training opportunities as requested
  • Special/Other projects as assigned by management.

Work Environment for a CDL Tank Truck Driver

  • Required to exert physical effort removing hoses from truck, pulling hoses into position, and lifting hoses back onto truck
  • Required to remove and lift septic tank and manhole lids
  • When necessary, required to dig into ground to gain access to tank lid
  • Will work outdoors and drive a GPS monitored truck
  • Will be exposed to physical labor, weather, odors, noise or similar elements

LICENSES:

  • Valid Commercial Driver’s License (Class CDL A or B with endorsement and the ability to drive a sick shift vehicle).

Applicants MUST have experience driving a stick shift (8-10 gear) transmission in a commercial vehicle GCWR 26,001 or greater.

Experience:

  • Septic Tank Pumping: 1 year (Required)
  • (Class CDL A or B with tanker endorsement and air brake restriction removed)

Education:

  • High school or equivalent (Required)

Typically will be driving a truck with a trailer and need to have a proper driver’s license and at least 1 year operating a machine. Also, there will be a machine operating test prior to hire. Wage dependant upon experience.

General labor for various departments. Wage starting at $14.