DZ Driver

  • Emterra Environmental
  • St. Catharines, ON, Canada
  • Oct 10, 2018
Full time General Labor Transportation

Job Description

We are currently searching for drivers to join our Peel team.  Drivers are responsible for ensuring their material collection route is completed on schedule and that recycling/waste is collected, transported and offloaded in the prescribed manner.  This position reports to the Route Supervisor.

What will you do?

  • Safe and efficient operation of  waste collection vehicle;
  • Daily inspection of vehicle and accurate completion of related documentation;
  • Conduct all activities according to the collection schedule;
  • Perform curbside,  multi-residential, recycling and organics collection in a manner that meets or exceeds contract requirements;
  • Perform alternating/rotating “driver” and “loader” responsibilities;
  • Provide exceptional customer service to stakeholders (both internal and external);
  • Communicate with supervisor regarding concerns or suggestions;
  • Perform other related duties as may be assigned from time to time;

What will you bring?

  • Valid DZ driver’s license;
  • Minimum one (1) year working experience driving with required license;
  • Clean driver’s abstract and CVOR;
  • Work schedule flexibility:  regular work schedule is Monday to Friday however, must be able to work statutory holidays and overtime on an “as-needed” basis;
  • Good command of the English language (both verbal and written);
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs;
  • Experience in waste/recycling industry or local cartage is an asset;

 What do we have to offer you?

  • Competitive hourly base rate with potential for hourly attendance incentive;
  • Comprehensive Group Insurance Plan;
  • Ability to work close to home to encourage a work-life balance;
  • Extensive and ongoing Health & Safety training;
  • Training and development opportunities supplemented with a Tuition Reimbursement Program;
  • As part of a team, ongoing support and resources to ensure your professional success;
  • A family-oriented culture with an entrepreneurial mind-set that encourages you to take ownership of your role and focus on continuous improvement.


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