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Operations Supervisor

Brampton, Canada
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Waste Connections of Canada is looking for a full-timeOperations/Route Supervisor. We are looking for a SAFETY inclined, energetic, independent thinker, and a proactive Servant Leader capable of making, and creating change using our 5 core values. OurBrampton - Peel District, has an immediate opening for anOperations/Route Supervisorto lead a team of Residential Drivers within an overall group of 4 Supervisors. The Operations/Route Supervisor will have approx. 15 - 20 Driver/Loaders under their direct supervision, and will oversee 15 - 18 routes in the Peel Residential collection contract. The Supervisor will also assist the Operations Manager with daily route scheduling.

Previous experience managing a group of Drivers is required.

Position Summary:

Operations/Route Supervisor is responsible for managing the Residential Drivers within their assigned line of business. The Operations/Route Supervisor ensures that Residential Collections operations are running safely by performing driver observations and monthly safety meetings. This is a leadership role in our collections unit. The key responsibilities will be to ensure that our #1 value – safety, will be your focus at all times; also that Waste Connections is meeting, or exceeding the requirements of the collection contract.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Ensures that Drivers completing daily collections safety.
  • Assists Maintenance staff on truck issues from drivers, and checks on VCR’s when requested.
  • Plans and monitors employee schedules and route scheduling including regular communication throughout the day until all routes are completed.
  • Assists other Supervisors with collection issues on other LOBs.
  • Performance Management of employees through the progressive discipline process.
  • Conducts accident investigations including scene management, first accident report and assist with final analysis of the root cause and preventative measures. Maintaining adherence to company safety policies and MTO regulations.
  • Conducts field inspections and audits of all site personnel to ensure proper work procedures.
  • Works closely with Region Inspectors to ensure service issues or missed pickups are reported and resolved.
  • Additional requirements as requested by Operations or District Managers.


  • Minimum 3 – 5 years managing Drivers in a unionized environment.
  • Knowledge of OSHA, MOL, and MOE guidelines.
  • Knowledge using Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook.
  • Excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Must be detail-oriented, highly accountable and able to prioritize tasks.
  • Minimum DZ Driver’s License.
  • ·Prior waste collection experience is an asset.

What’s In It for You?

You will be joining and serving in a team environment with colleagues who embrace a “work hard, play harder” culture. Our compensation package is competitive, and comes with excellent benefits, including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, RRSP plans. You’ll also be associating yourself with a company that likes to lead by example, through a strong presence in our local communities, charitable giving, sustainability initiatives and more.

Waste Connections of Canada/Enviro Connexions is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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