Waste Management Jobs – Driver Apprentice

Website Waste Management

Job Description:

At Waste Management, we know that it can be challenging to obtain your Commercial Driver’s License! We recognize the time commitment and the costs associated with schooling to get your D license! That’s why WM developed a program for Apprentice Drivers! This program will take you from a G to a D license – providing you with the training, work experience as well as reimbursing you for your Driver School Tuition. Everything you need to grow into a successful and skilled Commercial Driver!

Job Responsibilities:

  • Operates vehicle in accordance with Waste Management Safety and Life Critical Rules, Occupational and Safety Health and Ministry of Transportation requirements as well as all local, state and federal laws.
  • Performs pre- and post-trip inspections of assigned vehicle and documents checks utilizing the standard DVIR (Driver Vehicle Inspection Report).
  • Performs all duties as scheduled by Route Manager or Dispatch and assisting other drivers as directed to meet customer needs.
  • Performs as an on-route Helper while obtaining their Commercial Driving Permit and completing the training to be a WM Driver.
  • After obtaining their Commercial Driving Permit, partners with a WM Driver and/or WM Driver Trainer to train on the proper way to operate a commercial refuse / recycling vehicle.
  • Immediately reports all unsafe situations or service-related issues to Route Manager or Dispatch.
  • Attends and participates in all scheduled training programs, briefings, and meetings as required by Waste Management or directed by the Route Manager.
  • Works closely with Route Manager 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 closed or impassable streets or alleyways, receptacles too heavy to service or potential safety hazards.
  • Communicates customer requests to Dispatch or Route Manager.
  • Completely dumps all receptacles and leaves the customer’s location clean and free of debris.
  • Follows route assignments as directed and completes end of day documentation and check out process.

Job Requirements:

  • Legally eligible to work in Canada with a valid S.I.N
  • Ability to perform physical requirements of the position with or without reasonable accommodations.
  • Successfully complete pre-employment drug screen and medical
  • Registration within 3 months of initial hire with a recognized local driving school to obtain DZ license.
  • Completion of DZ Driver Training within 12 months of initial hire date.
  • Must be at least 18 years of age.
  • Valid Driver’s License

Job Details:

Company: Waste Management

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Mount Forest, ON, CA

Application Deadline: N/A

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