Waste Management Rolloff Driver - Thompson in Manitoba, Canada

Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran

Waste Management (WM), a Fortune 250 company, is the leading provider of comprehensive waste and environmental services in North America. We are strongly committed to a foundation of operating excellence, professionalism and financial strength. WM serves nearly 25 million customers in residential, commercial, industrial and municipal markets throughout North America through a network of collection operations, transfer stations, landfills, recycling facilities and waste-based energy production projects.

Join our Waste Management team, the industry leader since 1971. With over 41,000 proud employees, Waste Management has the largest trucking fleet in the waste industry - over 18,000 trucks, and leads in CNG advancement with the largest fleet of class 8 Natural Gas Vehicles in North America. We offer opportunities in 48 states, the District of Columbia, and Canada.

When you drive for Waste Management, you join a team of the best drivers in the nation - professional, well trained, and skilled. Our drivers work hard and drive safe. They know they are valued front-line team members who are the key in making Waste Management number one in the industry. They are rewarded with competitive pay, great benefits, opportunity for growth, and they are home at night and on the weekends.

This is a full time opportunity in Thompson, MB.

This role also includes some light welding and other minor maintenance.

Starting Wage: $26.12/hour

I. Job Summary

Roll-Off Drivers safely operates a heavy-duty truck and is responsible for preparing, loading, and transporting large mobile open top and compactor containers to disposal sites, transfer or recycle facilities and customer locations. Roll-Off Drivers will navigate driveways, alleyways, lots, high traffic roadways and may operate in tight overhead environments while on industrial routes. Highly skilled backing maneuvers are essential, to successfully perform this job.

II. Essential Duties and Responsibilities

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform the following tasks.

  • Operates vehicle in accordance with Waste Management Safety and Life Critical Rules. Occupational Health and Safety (OH&S) and DOT (Department of Transportation) requirements as well as all local, municipal, provincial, and federal laws.
  • Performs pre- and post-trip inspections of assigned equipment and documents checks on standard DVIR (Driver Vehicle Inspection Report.).
  • Immediately reports any unsafe situations or service related issues to Route Manager or Dispatch.
  • Participates in all scheduled training programs, briefings, and meetings required by Waste Management or Route Manager.
  • Works closely with Route Managers to improve route efficiencies and identify best practices.
  • Notifies Route Manager of any incidents, accidents, injures, or property damage.
  • Notifies Route Manager or Dispatch of service interruptions, including blocked containers, closed lots, street, alleyways or potential safety hazards.
  • Communicates customer requests to Route Manager or Dispatch.
  • Identifies and reports all containers in need of repair or replacement
  • Completes and submits customer tickets as required.
  • Positions and / or returns container on the customer’s property in a manner that ensures lids and or doors are properly replaced, and do not block driveway entrances or traffic.
  • Follows route assignments as directed and completes end of day documentation and the check out process.
  • Performs all duties as scheduled by Route Manager or Dispatch and assisting other drivers as directed to meet customer needs.

III. Supervisory Responsibilities

No supervisory responsibilities required.

IV. Qualifications

The requirements listed below are representative of the qualifications necessary to perform the job.

A. Education and Experience

  • Education: None required.
  • Experience: 1 year of relevant work experience operating a vehicle requiring a Class 3 or higher license or equivalent military driving within the last 7 years
  • Welding experience is an asset

B. Certificates, Licenses, Registrations or Other Requirements

  • Hold a current Class 3 or higher license with an air brake endorsement.
  • The Class 3 license is a requirement, therefore, an applicant must be 18 years of age.
  • Legally eligible to work in Canada.
  • Successfully complete pre-employment DOT physical and background check, which will include previous employment check, criminal history and motor vehicle record review.

C. Other Knowledge, Skills or Abilities Required

  • Acceptable driving record required.

V. Work Environment

Listed below are key points regarding the physical requirements, and work environment of the job. A reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.

  • Normal setting for this job is outdoors and/or driving a video/GPS monitored vehicle.

Note: The level of physical effort may vary from site to site and in some cases be greater or lesser than documented here.

Benefits

At Waste Management, each eligible employee receives a competitive total compensation package including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance and Short Term Disability. As well as a Stock Purchase Plan, company pension, and more! Our employees also receive Paid Vacation, Holidays, and Personal Days. Please note that benefits may vary by site.

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Job: Driver

Title: Rolloff Driver - Thompson

Location: Canada-Manitoba-Winnipeg

Requisition ID: 17015699