Waste Management DZ Driver/Loader in Sudbury, Ontario

The Opportunity

As a Residential Driver, you will safely operate heavy-duty trucks and will be responsible for the collection of residential household waste or recyclable material. You will transport material to a disposal, transfer or recycle facility when trucks reach capacity, safely maneuvering vehicles in residential environments and navigating high traffic and congested roadways, driveways, alleyways and lots.

Day-To-Day Responsibilities

  • Operates vehicle in accordance with WM Safety and Life Critical Rules, OSHA and MTO requirements as well as all local and provincial laws.

  • Performs pre- and post-trip inspections of assigned vehicle and documents checks utilizing standard DVIRs.

  • Immediately reports all unsafe situations, service related issues, incidents, accidents, injuries, or property damage to Route Manager or Dispatch.

  • Participates in all scheduled training programs, briefings and meetings.

  • Works closely with Route Manager to improve route efficiencies and identify best practices.

  • Notifies Route Manager of service interruptions including closed or impassable streets or alleyways, receptacles too heavy to service or potential safety hazards.

  • Completely dumps all receptacles and leaves the customer’s location clean and free of debris.

What It Takes

  • DZ or AZ licence with clean driving abstract.

  • 1+ years of commercial driving experience within the last 7 years.

  • Must be 18+ years of age and legally eligible to work in Canada with a valid Social Insurance Number.

WM 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, driving a GPS monitored vehicle and physically loading the vehicle with curbside residential waste materials.


At WM, 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 and Holidays. Please note that benefits may vary by site and are in accordance with the collective agreement in place.

When you drive for WM, 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 WM #1 in the industry. They are rewarded with competitive pay, great benefits, opportunity for growth and are home nights and weekends.

Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran