Employment Opportunities


Waste Industries’ steady growth rate continues to provide significant career opportunities for our employees, while opening the door for those exceptional individuals who would like to bring their talent to our team. We offer competitive salaries, incentives and a comprehensive benefit package. For a detailed listing of all of our benefits, please click here.


Equal Employment Opportunity
Over 2,000 dedicated employees at Waste Industries
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Waste Industries is an equal employment opportunity employer. As such, the Company offers equal employment opportunities without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy), age, marital status, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by applicable discrimination laws. Furthermore, no employee of the Company may discriminate against any applicant or fellow employee on the basis of a disability or veteran/military status. The principles of equal employment opportunity apply to all terms, conditions and privileges of employment, including but not limited to hiring, job placement, training, compensation, discipline, advancement and termination.

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Date Posted Position Skills Description
GEORGIA

Albany, GA  |  Transwaste Albany, Branch No. 70

6/13/2014 Residential Driver
Position ID:2418
• High school diploma or general education degree (GED) desired. • Possess valid Class A or B Commercial Driver’s License (CDL). • One (1) year of satisfactory driving experience of Class A or B vehicles preferred. • Satisfactory driving record. • Must pass a DOT physical, drug screen and criminal background check. • Must pass Waste Industries written and road test evaluation. Safely operate residential / recycling collection truck, side-load and/or rear-load truck and ancillary equipment on assigned route to service customers while providing excellent customer service. Deliver solid waste / recyclables to designated disposal / recycling facility.

Cedartown, GA  |  Cedartown, Branch No. 94

7/23/2014 Residential Driver
Position ID:2473
• High school diploma or general education degree (GED) desired. • Possess valid Class A or B Commercial Driver’s License (CDL). • One (1) year of satisfactory driving experience of Class A or B vehicles preferred. • Satisfactory driving record. • Must pass a DOT physical, drug screen and criminal background check. • Must pass Waste Industries written and road test evaluation. Description: Safely operate residential / recycling collection truck, side-load and/or rear-load truck and ancillary equipment on assigned route to service customers while providing excellent customer service. Deliver solid waste / recyclables to designated disposal / recycling facility.

Douglasville, GA  |  Atlanta West, Branch No. 95

7/22/2014 Residential Driver (Several Positions)
Position ID:2471
• High school diploma or general education degree (GED) desired. • Possess valid Class A or B Commercial Driver’s License (CDL). • One (1) year of satisfactory driving experience of Class A or B vehicles preferred. • Satisfactory driving record. • Must pass a DOT physical, drug screen and criminal background check. • Must pass Waste Industries written and road test evaluation. Description: Safely operate residential / recycling collection truck, side-load and/or rear-load truck and ancillary equipment on assigned route to service customers while providing excellent customer service. Deliver solid waste / recyclables to designated disposal / recycling facility.
7/10/2014 Sales Representative
Position ID:2459
• Bachelor's degree from a four (4) year college or university. • Knowledge or experience in solid waste industry desired. • Two (2) to three (3) years of sales experience with thorough knowledge of sales techniques. • Equivalent combination of education and experience. • LEED Certification preferred. • Possess valid state driver's license. Promote, sell, increase and preserve Waste Industries solid waste services to businesses and industrial establishments in assigned territory by identifying new market areas, maintaining current customers, and developing strategies to outweigh competition. Prepare sales contracts with knowledge of pricing, costs and equipment with input from Facility / General Manager and Sales Manager.
7/24/2014 Front End Driver
Position ID:2475
• High school diploma or general education degree (GED) desired. • Possess valid Class A or B Commercial Driver’s License (CDL). • One (1) year of satisfactory driving experience of Class A or B vehicles preferred. • Must pass a DOT physical, drug screen and background check. • Satisfactory driving record. • Must pass the Waste Industries written and road test evaluation. Safely operate front-end truck and ancillary equipment on an assigned route to service customers in a safe and efficient manner. Deliver collected solid waste/cardboard to disposal site.

Thomaston, GA  |  Thomaston Transfer Station, Branch No. 732

8/26/2014 Driver
Position ID:2517
High school diploma or general education degree (GED) desired. • Possess valid Class A or B Commercial Driver’s License (CDL). • One (1) year of satisfactory driving experience of Class A or B vehicles preferred. • Satisfactory driving record. • Must pass a DOT physical, drug screen and criminal background check. • Must pass Waste Industries written and road test evaluation. Safely operate collection truck, side-load and/or rear-load truck and ancillary equipment on assigned route to service customers while providing excellent customer service. Deliver solid waste / recyclables to designated disposal / recycling facility.
NORTH CAROLINA

Columbus, NC  |  Columbus, Branch No. 231

7/7/2014 Mechanic
Position ID:2455
• High school diploma or general education degree (GED); technical diploma desired. • Minimum of one (1) year experience as a mechanic. • Possess Class A or B Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) within six (6) months of employment. • Must pass a DOT physical including drug screening. Safely operate, repair, rebuild and perform maintenance on Company owned or leased vehicles and equipment including rolling stock to ensure its ability to operate safely.

Durham, NC  |  Durham, Branch No. 17

7/30/2014 Mechanic (2nd Shift)
Position ID:2483
• High school diploma or general education degree (GED); technical diploma desired. • Minimum of one (1) year experience as a mechanic. • Possess Class A or B Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) within six (6) months of employment. • Must pass a DOT physical including drug screening. Safely operate, repair, rebuild and perform maintenance on Company owned or leased vehicles and equipment including rolling stock to ensure its ability to operate safely.

Garner, NC  |  Raleigh, Branch No. 01

8/26/2014 Convenience Site Attendant (Several Part-Time Positions)
Position ID:2520
• Ability to operate any vehicle or equipment necessary to perform job. • Ability to communicate in writing and verbally with others. • Ability to perform basic mathematical calculations and apply to job. • Ability to read and comprehend simple correspondence and instructions such as company policies and procedures, etc. • Ability to apply common sense reasoning to carry out uninvolved written and/or oral instructions and to solve general problems. • Ability to follow instructions and work under limited supervision. Safely direct users of the waste site in the safe disposal of acceptable waste and recyclable materials into the appropriate containers while providing excellent customer service.
9/11/2014 Roll Off Driver
Position ID:2533
High school diploma or general education degree (GED) desired. Possess valid Class A or B Commercial Driver’s License (CDL). One (1) year of satisfactory driving experience of Class A or B vehicles preferred. Satisfactory driving record. Must pass a DOT physical and drug screen and a criminal background check. Must pass the Waste Industries written and road test evaluation. Safely operate roll-off truck and ancillary equipment on an assigned route to service customers in a safe and efficient manner. Deliver collected solid waste to disposal site.

Graham, NC  |  Alamance, Branch No. 20

4/14/2014 Residential Driver (Several Positions)
Position ID:2343
• High school diploma or general education degree (GED) desired. • Possess valid Class A or B Commercial Driver’s License (CDL). • One (1) year of satisfactory driving experience of Class A or B vehicles preferred. • Satisfactory driving record. • Must pass a DOT physical, drug screen and criminal background check. • Must pass Waste Industries written and road test evaluation. Safely operate residential / recycling collection truck, side-load and/or rear-load truck and ancillary equipment on assigned route to service customers while providing excellent customer service. Deliver solid waste / recyclables to designated disposal / recycling facility.

Greensboro, NC  |  Greensboro, Branch No. 35

7/28/2014 Mechanic
Position ID:2479
•High school diploma or general education degree (GED); technical diploma desired. •Minimum of one (1) year experience as a mechanic. •Possess Class A or B Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) within six (6) months of employment. •Must pass a DOT physical including drug screening. Safely operate, repair, rebuild and perform maintenance on Company owned or leased vehicles and equipment including rolling stock to ensure its ability to operate safely.
8/15/2014 Helper
Position ID:2503
• High school diploma or general education degree (GED) desired, but not required. • One (1) to three (3) months related experience and/or training desired, but not required. • Valid state driver’s license preferred, but not required. • Must pass drug screening and a criminal background check Safely assist drivers and other employees in the collection of solid waste materials from a residential truck.
9/19/2014 Roll Off Driver
Position ID:2543
High school diploma or general education degree (GED) desired. Possess valid Class A or B Commercial Driver’s License (CDL). One (1) year of satisfactory driving experience of Class A or B vehicles preferred. Satisfactory driving record. Must pass a DOT physical and drug screen and a criminal background check. Must pass the Waste Industries written and road test evaluation. Safely operate roll-off truck and ancillary equipment on an assigned route to service customers in a safe and efficient manner. Deliver collected solid waste to disposal site
9/15/2014 Swing Driver (2 Positions)
Position ID:2538
• High school diploma or general education degree (GED) desired. • Possess valid Class A or B Commercial Driver’s License (CDL). • One (1) year of satisfactory driving experience of Class A or B vehicles preferred. • Past experience driving all types of collection equipment is desired. • Satisfactory driving record. • Must pass DOT physical, drug screen and background check. • Must pass Waste Industries written and road test evaluation. Safely operate one or more vehicle types including Front End, Roll Off, Residential and other trucks utilizing various collection methods to service customers in a safe and efficient manner. Deliver collected solid waste to disposal site. Fill in for various routes as needed to ensure consistent service.

Greenville, NC  |  Greenville, Branch No. 19

10/2/2014 Roll Off Driver
Position ID:2550
• High school diploma or general education degree (GED) desired. • Possess valid Class A or B Commercial Driver’s License (CDL). • One (1) year of satisfactory driving experience of Class A or B vehicles preferred. • Satisfactory driving record. • Must pass a DOT physical and drug screen and a criminal background check. • Must pass the Waste Industries written and road test evaluation. Safely operate roll-off truck and ancillary equipment on an assigned route to service customers in a safe and efficient manner. Deliver collected solid waste to disposal site.

Henderson, NC  |  Vance-Granville, Branch No. 02

9/2/2014 Residential Driver
Position ID:2478
• High school diploma or general education degree (GED) desired. • Possess valid Class A or B Commercial Driver’s License (CDL). • One (1) year of satisfactory driving experience of Class A or B vehicles preferred. • Satisfactory driving record. • Must pass a DOT physical, drug screen and criminal background check. • Must pass Waste Industries written and road test evaluation. Safely operate residential / recycling collection truck, side-load and/or rear-load truck and ancillary equipment on assigned route to service customers while providing excellent customer service. Deliver solid waste / recyclables to designated disposal / recycling facility.

Hope Mills, NC  |  Fayetteville, Branch No. 18

8/18/2014 Front End Driver (2 Positions)
Position ID:2508
• High school diploma or general education degree (GED) desired. • Possess valid Class A or B Commercial Driver’s License (CDL). • One (1) year of satisfactory driving experience of Class A or B vehicles preferred. • Must pass a DOT physical, drug screen and background check. • Satisfactory driving record. • Must pass the Waste Industries written and road test evaluation. Safely operate front-end truck and ancillary equipment on an assigned route to service customers in a safe and efficient manner. Deliver collected solid waste/cardboard to disposal site.
9/22/2014 Front End Driver
Position ID:2544
• High school diploma or general education degree (GED) desired. • Possess valid Class A or B Commercial Driver’s License (CDL). • One (1) year of satisfactory driving experience of Class A or B vehicles preferred. • Must pass a DOT physical, drug screen and background check. • Satisfactory driving record. • Must pass the Waste Industries written and road test evaluation. Safely operate front-end truck and ancillary equipment on an assigned route to service customers in a safe and efficient manner. Deliver collected solid waste/cardboard to disposal site.
9/29/2014 Mechanic
Position ID:2547
• High school diploma or general education degree (GED); technical diploma desired. • Minimum of one (1) year experience as a mechanic. • Possess Class A or B Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) within six (6) months of employment. • Must pass a DOT physical including drug screening. Safely operate, repair, rebuild and perform maintenance on Company owned or leased vehicles and equipment including rolling stock to ensure its ability to operate safely.

Newport, NC  |  Central Coast, Branch No. 04

4/21/2014 Residential/Recycling Driver (2 Positions)
Position ID:2348
• High school diploma or general education degree (GED) desired. • Possess valid Class A or B Commercial Driver’s License (CDL). • One (1) year of satisfactory driving experience of Class A or B vehicles preferred. • Satisfactory driving record. • Must pass a DOT physical, drug screen and criminal background check. • Must pass Waste Industries written and road test evaluation. Safely operate residential / recycling collection truck, side-load and/or rear-load truck and ancillary equipment on assigned route to service customers while providing excellent customer service. Deliver solid waste / recyclables to designated disposal / recycling facility.
7/30/2014 Residential Driver (Several Positions)
Position ID:2481
• High school diploma or general education degree (GED) desired. • Possess valid Class A or B Commercial Driver’s License (CDL). • One (1) year of satisfactory driving experience of Class A or B vehicles preferred. • Satisfactory driving record. • Must pass a DOT physical, drug screen and criminal background check. • Must pass Waste Industries written and road test evaluation. Safely operate residential / recycling collection truck, side-load and/or rear-load truck and ancillary equipment on assigned route to service customers while providing excellent customer service. Deliver solid waste / recyclables to designated disposal / recycling facility.

Raleigh, NC  |  Accounting, Branch No. 88

9/25/2014 Staff Accountant I
Position ID:2546
• Four year degree in accounting • 1-2 years of previous accounting experience preferred. • Knowledge of GAAP and current accounting practices. • Experience with complex bank reconciliations and banking transactions. • Strong analytical and problem solving skills. • Strong communication and organizational skills. • High degree of accuracy and attention to detail. • Strong project management skills. Analyze General Ledger activity and prepare journal entries and account reconciliations. Provide reporting and reconciliation of all bank accounts and resolve all discrepancies. Coordinate the flow of journal entries for the department.

Williamston, NC  |  Williamston Hauling, Branch No. 119

9/2/2014 Residential Driver
Position ID:2524
• High school diploma or general education degree (GED) desired. • Possess valid Class A or B Commercial Driver’s License (CDL). • One (1) year of satisfactory driving experience of Class A or B vehicles preferred. • Satisfactory driving record. • Must pass a DOT physical, drug screen and criminal background check. • Must pass Waste Industries written and road test evaluation. Safely operate residential / recycling collection truck, side-load and/or rear-load truck and ancillary equipment on assigned route to service customers while providing excellent customer service. Deliver solid waste / recyclables to designated disposal / recycling facility.

Wilson, NC  |  Wilson, Branch No. 05

9/5/2014 Front End Driver (2 Positions)
Position ID:2529
• High school diploma or general education degree (GED) desired. • Possess valid Class A or B Commercial Driver’s License (CDL). • One (1) year of satisfactory driving experience of Class A or B vehicles preferred. • Must pass a DOT physical, drug screen and background check. • Satisfactory driving record. • Must pass the Waste Industries written and road test evaluation. Safely operate front-end truck and ancillary equipment on an assigned route to service customers in a safe and efficient manner. Deliver collected solid waste/cardboard to disposal site.
10/1/2014 Residential Driver
Position ID:2549
• High school diploma or general education degree (GED) desired. • Possess valid Class A or B Commercial Driver’s License (CDL). • One (1) year of satisfactory driving experience of Class A or B vehicles preferred. • Satisfactory driving record. • Must pass a DOT physical, drug screen and criminal background check. • Must pass Waste Industries written and road test evaluation. Safely operate residential / recycling collection truck, side-load and/or rear-load truck and ancillary equipment on assigned route to service customers while providing excellent customer service. Deliver solid waste / recyclables to designated disposal / recycling facility.
9/19/2014 Helper
Position ID:2541
• High school diploma or general education degree (GED) desired, but not required. • One (1) to three (3) months related experience and/or training desired, but not required. • Valid state driver’s license preferred, but not required. • Must pass drug screening and a criminal background check Safely assist drivers and other employees in the collection of solid waste materials from a residential truck.
SOUTH CAROLINA

Columbia, SC  |  Columbia, Branch No. 15

9/12/2014 Residential Driver (Several Positions)
Position ID:2537
• High school diploma or general education degree (GED) desired. • Possess valid Class A or B Commercial Driver’s License (CDL). • One (1) year of satisfactory driving experience of Class A or B vehicles preferred. • Satisfactory driving record. • Must pass a DOT physical, drug screen and criminal background check. • Must pass Waste Industries written and road test evaluation. Safely operate residential / recycling collection truck, side-load and/or rear-load truck and ancillary equipment on assigned route to service customers while providing excellent customer service. Deliver solid waste / recyclables to designated disposal / recycling facility.

Conway, SC  |  Myrtle Beach, Branch No. 30

2/19/2014 Sales Representative
Position ID:2282
• Bachelor's degree from a four (4) year college or university • Knowledge or experience in solid waste industry desired. • Two (2) to three (3) years of sales experience with thorough knowledge of sales techniques. • Equivalent combination of education and experience. • Possess valid state driver's license. Promote, sell, increase and preserve Waste Industries solid waste services to businesses and industrial establishments in assigned territory by identifying new market areas, maintaining current customers, and developing strategies to outweigh competition. Prepare sales contracts with knowledge of pricing, costs and equipment with input from Facility / General Manager.
9/4/2014 Front End Driver
Position ID:2526
• High school diploma or general education degree (GED) desired. • Possess valid Class A or B Commercial Driver’s License (CDL). • One (1) year of satisfactory driving experience of Class A or B vehicles preferred. • Must pass a DOT physical, drug screen and background check. • Satisfactory driving record. • Must pass the Waste Industries written and road test evaluation. Safely operate front-end truck and ancillary equipment on an assigned route to service customers in a safe and efficient manner. Deliver collected solid waste/cardboard to disposal site.

Gray Court, SC  |  Curry Lake Landfill, Branch No. 32

6/25/2014 Equipment Operator
Position ID:2433
• High school diploma or general education degree (GED) desired, but not required. • Completion of forklift certification. • Ability to obtain Transfer Station / Landfill Operations Certification if needed. Safely operate and/or have the ability to operate various equipment including forklift, bobcat, excavator, front loader, backhoe, track hoe, bulldozer, compactor and/or steer equipment to bale, load and move waste material

Piedmont, SC  |  Greenville/Spartanburg, Branch No. 31

5/27/2014 Sales Representative
Position ID:2402
• Bachelor's degree from a four (4) year college or university • Knowledge or experience in solid waste industry desired. • Two (2) to three (3) years of sales experience with thorough knowledge of sales techniques. • Equivalent combination of education and experience. • Possess valid state driver's license. Promote, sell, increase and preserve Waste Industries solid waste services to businesses and industrial establishments in assigned territory by identifying new market areas, maintaining current customers, and developing strategies to outweigh competition. Prepare sales contracts with knowledge of pricing, costs and equipment with input from Facility / General Manager.
6/30/2014 Residential Driver - several positions
Position ID:2440
• High school diploma or general education degree (GED) desired. • Possess valid Class A or B Commercial Driver’s License (CDL). • One (1) year of satisfactory driving experience of Class A or B vehicles preferred. • Satisfactory driving record. • Must pass a DOT physical, drug screen and criminal background check. • Must pass Waste Industries written and road test evaluation. Safely operate residential / recycling collection truck, side-load and/or rear-load truck and ancillary equipment on assigned route to service customers while providing excellent customer service. Deliver solid waste / recyclables to designated disposal / recycling facility.
8/12/2014 Mechanic
Position ID:2498
• High school diploma or general education degree (GED); technical diploma desired. • Minimum of one (1) year experience as a mechanic. • Possess Class A or B Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) within six (6) months of employment. • Must pass a DOT physical including drug screening. Safely operate, repair, rebuild and perform maintenance on Company owned or leased vehicles and equipment including rolling stock to ensure its ability to operate safely.
8/25/2014 Roll Off Driver
Position ID:2514
• High school diploma or general education degree (GED) desired. • Possess valid Class A or B Commercial Driver’s License (CDL). • One (1) year of satisfactory driving experience of Class A or B vehicles preferred. • Satisfactory driving record. • Must pass a DOT physical and drug screen and a criminal background check. • Must pass the Waste Industries written and road test evaluation. Safely operate roll-off truck and ancillary equipment on an assigned route to service customers in a safe and efficient manner. Deliver collected solid waste to disposal site.
8/25/2014 Residential Driver
Position ID:2515
High school diploma or general education degree (GED) desired. Possess valid Class A or B Commercial Driver’s License (CDL). One (1) year of satisfactory driving experience of Class A or B vehicles preferred. Satisfactory driving record. Must pass a DOT physical, drug screen and criminal background check. Must pass Waste Industries written and road test evaluation. Safely operate residential / recycling collection truck, side-load and/or rear-load truck and ancillary equipment on assigned route to service customers while providing excellent customer service. Deliver solid waste / recyclables to designated disposal / recycling facility.
TENNESSEE

Morristown, TN  |  Morristown, Branch No. 102

8/26/2014 Sales Representative
Position ID:2518
• Bachelor's degree from a four (4) year college or university. • Knowledge or experience in solid waste industry desired. • Two (2) to three (3) years of sales experience with thorough knowledge of sales techniques. • Equivalent combination of education and experience. • LEED Certification preferred. • Possess valid state driver's license. Promote, sell, increase and preserve Waste Industries solid waste services to businesses and industrial establishments in assigned territory by identifying new market areas, maintaining current customers, and developing strategies to outweigh competition. Prepare sales contracts with knowledge of pricing, costs and equipment with input from Facility / General Manager and Sales Manager.
VIRGINIA

Chesapeake, VA  |  Tidewater, Branch No. 45

9/30/2014 Truck Washer
Position ID:2548
• High school diploma or GED desired but not required. • One (1) to three (3) months’ related experience desired, but not required. • Valid state driver’s license Ensure external cleanliness of all Waste Industries trucks and other equipment as needed in a safe and efficient manner.
10/2/2014 Building/Grounds Technician
Position ID:2551
• High school education or general education degree (GED) preferred but not required. Perform duties to provide maintenance, upkeep and appearance of the facility's buildings and grounds.
7/12/2013 Mechanic
Position ID:2039
• High school diploma or general education degree (GED); technical diploma desired. • Minimum of three (3) years experience as a journeyman mechanic. • Possess Class A or B Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) within six (6) months of employment. • Must pass a DOT physical including drug screening. Safely operate, repair, rebuild and perform maintenance on Company owned or leased vehicle and equipment including rolling stock to ensure its ability to operate safely.
9/25/2014 Front End Driver
Position ID:2545
• High school diploma or general education degree (GED) desired. • Possess valid Class A or B Commercial Driver’s License (CDL). • One (1) year of satisfactory driving experience of Class A or B vehicles preferred. • Must pass a DOT physical, drug screen and background check. • Satisfactory driving record. • Must pass the Waste Industries written and road test evaluation. Safely operate front-end truck and ancillary equipment on an assigned route to service customers in a safe and efficient manner. Deliver collected solid waste/cardboard to disposal site.