Residential Driver

Job Type: 
Full Time
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Education requirements: 
Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
Job experience: 
1 year to less than 2 years
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As a Residential Driver for GFL, you are responsible for the timely, safe, efficient and customer friendly delivery of waste collection and recycling services to our customers. Because you’re at the front line of our business, you help establish and influence the public impression of GFL and ensure it remains an accurate reflection of who we are and what we stand for as a company.

Job Duties
  • Satisfy customer needs for service.  Ensure that service is completed in accordance with established policies

  • Responsible for daily pre and post trip inspections and log book completion

  • Complete an assigned daily route in a timely and safe manner as directed by the Operations Manager or his designate

  • Perform driver check-ins at days end to ensure complete and accurate paperwork completion

  • Ensure that all protocols are followed while dumping loads at municipal facilities

  • Additional responsibilities as assigned by the Operations Manager

  • 2+ years of driving experience in an automated collection vehicle, or another vehicle with automated controls

  • 1 + years Residential curbside collection experience

  • Work experience in the waste, recycling or environmental services industries an asset

  • Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) – minimum class 3 with air endorsement

  • Clean Drivers Abstract

  • Ability to lift 44lbs on a repetitive basis

  • Mechanical aptitude coupled with strong hand/eye coordination

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, with a clear focus on customer service

  • Proven ability to multi-task & ability to prioritize tasks

  • Responsible individual with positive attitude and sense of pride

  • Customer service focused and supportive of co-workers

  • Self-starter with strong work ethic and attention to detail

GFL Environmental is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from all qualified individuals. We thank you for your interest. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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