Roots Route Driver

We are looking for a Route Driver, are you up to the challenge?

If you have basic truck driving experience, enjoy driving, and want to have a positive impact on waste reduction in our community you might be fit for it. 



  • Drive 4-5 recycling collection routes per week in Pueblo

  • Manage and maintain truck

  • Help unload truck before/after route

  • Enter collection notes on route list

  • Interact with customers and community members during collections as needed

  • Communicate with office and fellow route drivers if needed

  • Perform basic truck maintenance in the field as needed, or call when problems arise

  • Obey traffic laws, drive safely




  • 21 years of age or older

  • Possess a valid driver’s license

  • Clean driving record

  • Basic Mechanic Skills and Knowledge

  • Ability to lift/carry at least 45 pounds without assistance multiple times per day

  • Strong problem solving skills

  • Stamina more than brute strength

  • Solid knowledge of Pueblo roads

  • Passion for sustainability

  • Positive attitude

  • Strong work ethic

  • Own a working cell phone




Starting at $12/hour during training, $15 once trained with opportunities for growth



Name *
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number of conviction(s) nature of offense(s) leading to conviction(s) how recently?
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What truck maintenance tasks can you perform today?: *
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This is a very physically demanding job, what previous experience qualifies you?
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I understand this is hard work. *
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