Residential Waste Driver

Job Number
Category Class 5 w/air
Position Residential Waste Driver
Company GFL Environmental Inc.
Job Description


GFL Environmental is a dynamic, growth-oriented, and safety-focused company. Providing collection and processing of Waste, Recycling and Organics, GFL stretches across North America with over 9,000 employees. With customer service and safety as our focus, we are looking for full time energetic and driven Residential Driver to support our growing company.

With an eye to continued growth and steady employment, we offer the following:

• A healthy workplace culture

• Competitive wages with a RRSP matching programs (after 1 year of employment)

• Flexible working environment and hours

• Comprehensive benefits package

Career stability and advancement is well-within the reach of driven and motivated employees!

We also offer $2,500 sign-on bonus* for this role!!

T*he Opportunity*

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.

Who We Are Looking For

We need professional individuals like you that have a passion for driving and take pride in doing so in a safe and efficient manner. You look forward to participating in a ground floor opportunity that encourages the free exchange of ideas in pursuit of continuous improvement. You want to work for an organization that knows you by name, not just as a number, and to be treated with dignity, respect and appreciation. We want individuals like you that welcome the opportunity to help shape our future, have fun along the way and receive recognition for your contributions.

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

Skills and Qualifications


• Responsible individual with positive attitude and sense of pride
• Customer service focused and supportive of co-workers
• Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) – minimum class 5 with air endorsement
• Heavy lifting required on a repetitive basis
• Acceptable driving record
• Working knowledge of Lower Mainland
• Self-starter with strong work ethic and attention to detail
• Work experience in the waste, recycling or environmental services industries an asset
• Work experience in the oil field, solid waste, used oil, hazardous waste, recycling or environmental services industries are considered a definite asset

*Signing bonus structure and parameters will be shared in detail with successful applicants*

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.

Location Coquitlam
Compensation/Pay Rate
Contact Information

Jackelyn Maga | HR Coordinator

GFL Environmental Inc.

8409 - 15 Street NW, Edmonton, AB, T6P 0B8

T (780) 509-2636 x2623 | F (780) 444-8851 | |


Contact Email
Post date January 23, 2019
Application Deadline March 31, 2019