Environmental Services Operator Takes Honors in Statewide Competition

Ruben Rivera, one of the equipment operators at Tucson Environmental Services, placed second in the Automated Side-Loader competion at the Arizona SWANA (Solid Waste Association of North America) Statewide Equipment Road-E-O. The contest includes a written exam, inspection, and a driving skills test on a challenging obstacle course. The statewide competition was held on Saturday, April 12th with more than 40 operators from across the state competing for top honors. The win qualifies Ruben to compete at the national event this summer in Denver.