Rear Load Operator - FERO Waste & Recycling

Miramichi , New Brunswick

Fero Waste and Recycling Inc, a division of The Municipal Group of Companies, is a leading and dynamic solid waste company that services New Brunswick and Nova Scotia and is currently seeking the knowledge and expertise of part-time Rear Load Operators based out of our Miramichi, NB location.

Job Summary:
The Rear Load Operator is responsible for the safe and efficient operation of a Class 3, Rear Loader Refuse vehicle. The candidate in this position will also be responsible for inspecting, cleaning, and maintaining the equipment.

Highlights:

  • Day shifts, Monday to Friday (with early morning start time)
  • Additional hours are available, occasional variation from schedule may be required to meet business demand
  • Competitive compensation, benefits package available after three months continuous employment
  • The chance to work with a stable, and growing company with numerous divisions across Eastern Canada.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Drive Rear Load tandem truck in a safe and efficient manner on assigned routes to fill contractual requirements; Ensure assigned routes are completed in a timely and safe manner
  • Responsible for daily pre and post trip inspections of trucks assigned
  • Check in with Dispatcher to determine what time to leave and return
  • Load and unload materials, tools, and equipment under varying traffic and road conditions
  • Maintain telephone or radio contact with appropriate supervisor to receive delivery instructions
  • Advise Supervisor of any requirements for maintenance or repairs
  • Report any driving infractions and/or suspensions
  • Perform end of day driver check-ins to ensure complete and accurate paperwork completion
  • Be aware of surroundings at all times
  • Ensure a safe work environment in compliance with all safety policies and procedures using the appropriate tools and equipment for the task
  • Protect and promote the interest of this company in all matters and to take actions as required to satisfy such responsibilities
  • Ensure safety of fellow employees
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, Education, and Experience:

  • Valid commercial driver’s license with clear driver abstract
  • Class 3 driver’s license in good standing
  • Ability to follow a firm work schedule as directed by supervisor
  • Willingness to work in a team environment
  • Ability to operate required equipment in a safe and responsible manner
  • Comply with all safety policies and procedures
  • Ability to effectively communicate with co-workers and supervisors to ensure that projects are completed properly
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Strong customer focus
  • Proven ability to multi-task & ability to prioritize tasks
  • Previous waste and or recycling experience preferred
  • Residential curbside collection experience preferred
  • Working safely is a condition of employment.

How to Apply:
Completed applications should be submitted to:

Human Resources
Attention: Emily Turnbull
Via Email: hr@fero.ca
Please reference “Rear Load – Miramichi” in the subject line.

We are an equal opportunity employer that encourages all interested candidates to submit a detailed resume.


We would like to thank all those who apply; however only those selected for an interview will be notified.