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.

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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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DELAWARE
Millsboro, DE  |  Delaware South
Lead Driver  
Date Posted:10/14/2014
Position ID:2564
Assist and coordinate the day to day, field and office operations to ensure quality service and product line efficiency. Provide leadership to other Drivers and promote a positive employee/employer relationship.
Essential Functions
• Working knowledge of equipment to collect solid waste and/or recycling. • Working knowledge of computer functions and procedures – should be able to back up Operations Super if needed • Working knowledge of Full Route Roll Off Dispatch • Assist in the completion of route audits. • Ensure that all routes are completed in a timely manner. • Fill in for drivers, possibly for multiple product lines, who are absent to ensure consistent service. • Inspect all trucks in fleet weekly to ensure cleanliness and keep supervisor apprised of any issues. • Ensure drivers complete VCR’s. • Communicate vehicle mechanical problems to mechanic and supervisor immediately. • Maintain route quality standards as predetermined by management. • Participate in Mergers and Acquisitions team on an as needed basis. • Assist the Operations Supervisor with sustaining a productive and motivated workforce by screening, training, developing and evaluating personnel required to meet service commitments. • Help ensure drivers are performing routes knowledgeably, productively and safely. • Ensure that all drivers complete pre-trip and post-trip safety lane inspections and reports, daily truck report, route sheets and other documentation daily • Provide feedback to Operations Supervisor regarding drivers’ productivity, work performance, etc. daily • Assist in resolving any customer concerns and bring to resolution. • Assist in resolving any driver concerns and bring to resolution. • Ensure training for new drivers to ensure the proper use of equipment, safety guidelines are followed and productivity is attained. • Comply with all information requests from superiors in order to ensure compliance with work rules and company policy.
Education/Experience Requirements
• High school diploma or general education degree (GED) desired. • Possess valid Class A or B Commercial Driver’s License (CDL). • Minimum one (1) year of satisfactory driving experience of Class A or B vehicles. • Basic knowledge of Microsoft Office including Outlook, Word and Excel. • Working knowledge of company productivity software preferred. • Must pass a DOT physical, drug screen and background check. • Satisfactory driving record. • Must pass Waste Industries written and road test evaluation.
New Castle, DE  |  New Castle
Mechanic  
Date Posted:10/22/2014
Position ID:2578
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.
Essential Functions
• Diagnose and repair operational difficulties with vehicles and equipment. • Maintain and repair heavy diesel, gas and electrically operated equipment and vehicles. • Complete reports, work orders, order parts and perform other administrative duties as required daily. • Assist in the review of mechanical write-ups on equipment and coordinate repair schedule. • Ensure safe working conditions and compliance with all safety regulations. • Utilize a variety of power and hand tools and equipment. • Maintain a clean work area.
Education/Experience Requirements
• 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.
Townsend, DE  |  Delaware North
Mechanic  
Date Posted:10/22/2014
Position ID:2576
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.
Essential Functions
• Diagnose and repair operational difficulties with vehicles and equipment. • Maintain and repair heavy diesel, gas and electrically operated equipment and vehicles. • Complete reports, work orders, order parts and perform other administrative duties as required daily. • Assist in the review of mechanical write-ups on equipment and coordinate repair schedule. • Ensure safe working conditions and compliance with all safety regulations. • Utilize a variety of power and hand tools and equipment. • Maintain a clean work area.
Education/Experience Requirements
• High school diploma or general education degree (GED); technical school diploma desired. • Possess mechanical and tire maintenance or repair experience. • Possess Class A or B Commercial Driver’s License (CDL). • Must pass a DOT physical including drug screening.
GEORGIA
Albany, GA  |  Transwaste Albany
Residential Driver  
Date Posted:6/13/2014
Position ID:2418
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.
Essential Functions
• Operate a residential / recycling collection, side-load and/or rear-load truck, ancillary equipment and hydraulic system to collect solid waste and/or recyclables on specified collection route. • Load solid waste, yard waste and/or recyclables into the rear or side of waste collection vehicle. • Operate equipment on truck to compact trash into vehicle. • Operate truck and equipment using prescribed techniques to eliminate driver-induced mechanical failures. • Complete pre-trip and post-trip safety lane inspections and reports, daily truck report, route sheets and other documentation requested by supervisor daily. • Communicate vehicle mechanical problems to mechanic and supervisor immediately. • Maintain route quality standards as predetermined by management. • Follow all safety standards and equipment checks and precautions in performance of all duties. Comply with all federal, state, local and company rules on safety and vehicle operation. • Maintain clean vehicle by cleaning cab interior and exterior of vehicle. • Identify, and tag prohibited waste items and remove the items from the waste cart or can. • Manage assigned Helper(s) if applicable.
Education/Experience Requirements
• 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.
Americus, GA  |  Transwaste Americus
Mechanic  
Date Posted:10/27/2014
Position ID:2581
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.
Essential Functions
• Diagnose and repair operational difficulties with vehicles and equipment. • Maintain and repair heavy diesel, gas and electrically operated equipment and vehicles. • Complete reports, work orders, order parts and perform other administrative duties as required daily. • Assist in the review of mechanical write-ups on equipment and coordinate repair schedule. • Ensure safe working conditions and compliance with all safety regulations. • Utilize a variety of power and hand tools and equipment.
Education/Experience Requirements
• 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.
Cedartown, GA  |  Cedartown
Residential Driver  
Date Posted:7/23/2014
Position ID:2473
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.
Essential Functions
• Operate a residential / recycling collection, side-load and/or rear-load truck, ancillary equipment and hydraulic system to collect solid waste and/or recyclables on specified collection route. • Load solid waste, yard waste and/or recyclables into the rear or side of waste collection vehicle. • Operate equipment on truck to compact trash into vehicle. • Operate truck and equipment using prescribed techniques to eliminate driver-induced mechanical failures. • Complete pre-trip and post-trip safety lane inspections and reports, daily truck report, route sheets and other documentation requested by supervisor daily. • Communicate vehicle mechanical problems to mechanic and supervisor immediately. • Maintain route quality standards as predetermined by management. • Follow all safety standards and equipment checks and precautions in performance of all duties. Comply with all federal, state, local and company rules on safety and vehicle operation. • Maintain clean vehicle by cleaning cab interior and exterior of vehicle. • Identify, and tag prohibited waste items and remove the items from the waste cart or can. • Manage assigned Helper(s) if applicable.
Education/Experience Requirements
• 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.
Douglasville, GA  |  Atlanta West
Residential Driver (Several Positions)  
Date Posted:7/22/2014
Position ID:2471
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.
Essential Functions
• Operate a residential / recycling collection, side-load and/or rear-load truck, ancillary equipment and hydraulic system to collect solid waste and/or recyclables on specified collection route. • Load solid waste, yard waste and/or recyclables into the rear or side of waste collection vehicle. • Operate equipment on truck to compact trash into vehicle. • Operate truck and equipment using prescribed techniques to eliminate driver-induced mechanical failures. • Complete pre-trip and post-trip safety lane inspections and reports, daily truck report, route sheets and other documentation requested by supervisor daily. • Communicate vehicle mechanical problems to mechanic and supervisor immediately. • Maintain route quality standards as predetermined by management. • Follow all safety standards and equipment checks and precautions in performance of all duties. Comply with all federal, state, local and company rules on safety and vehicle operation. • Maintain clean vehicle by cleaning cab interior and exterior of vehicle. • Identify, and tag prohibited waste items and remove the items from the waste cart or can. • Manage assigned Helper(s) if applicable.
Education/Experience Requirements
• 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.
Sales Representative  
Date Posted:7/10/2014
Position ID:2459
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.
Essential Functions
• Aggressively solicit orders from current and prospective customers to maintain and increase customer base. • Compile and manage lists of prospective customers in the Company CRM for use in sales leads through cold-calling and other techniques. • Penetrate new and existing market areas to maintain and increase sales and market share for assigned territories. • Develop and maintain working knowledge of solid waste product and equipment pricing, costs and application to include roll-off presentation, commercial placement, front-end upgrade and full-line applications. • Provide price quotes and credit terms to potential customers and prepare sales contracts. Consult Sales Manager or Facility /General Manager prior to deviating from book rates. • Develop proficiency in preparation and organization of sales presentations. • Maintain awareness of the activities of solid waste competitors. • Assist with the identification and implementation of price increases for substandard accounts. • Develop working knowledge of branch/regional profit and loss components and dynamics including pricing service, calculating desired margins and cost of service. • Perform waste stream analysis to include estimation of volumes and recognition of waste streams requiring special handling or which can be recycled or diverted. • Participate in business related meetings, conferences, social functions and civic organizations to boost the overall exposure of the Company.
Education/Experience Requirements
• 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.
Front End Driver  
Date Posted:7/24/2014
Position ID:2475
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.
Essential Functions
• Operate front-end truck and ancillary equipment to collect solid waste on a specified collection route. • Complete pre-trip and post-trip safety lane inspections and reports, daily truck report, route sheets and other documentation requested by supervisor daily. • Frequently operate overhead arms of Front-End vehicle in a safe manner. • Must clean daily the sump area of the truck in front of the packing blade • Communicate vehicle mechanical problems to mechanic and supervisor immediately. • Maintain route quality standards as predetermined by management. • Operate truck and equipment using prescribed techniques to eliminate driver-induced mechanical failures. • Follow all safety standards, equipment checks and precautions in performance of all duties. Comply with all federal, state, local and company rules on safety and vehicle operation including any required customer specific rules or regulations. • Communicate any potential hazards in serving/picking up container and any damage (to container, corral, property, etc.) to Supervisor/Lead prior to performing task • Maintain clean vehicle by cleaning cab interior and exterior of vehicle.
Education/Experience Requirements
• 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.
Warner Robins, GA  |  Transwaste Warner Robins
PM Mechanic  
Date Posted:10/27/2014
Position ID:2583
Safely monitor and perform preventive maintenance on all company vehicles and equipment in a safe and efficient manner.
Essential Functions
• Monitor and perform preventive maintenance on all company vehicles and equipment including lubrication, fluid and filter changes etc., daily. • Monitor tire condition on all rolling stock by measuring tire pressure and tread wear levels. • Perform miscellaneous maintenance duties as directed or required. • Sample oil for oil analysis. • Maintain records of maintenance performed, inventory used and identification systems.
Education/Experience Requirements
• 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.
MARYLAND
Street, MD  |  Harford Sanitation Services
Mechanic  
Date Posted:7/18/2014
Position ID:2467
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.
Essential Functions
• Diagnose and repair operational difficulties with vehicles and equipment. • Maintain and repair heavy diesel, gas and electrically operated equipment and vehicles. • Complete reports, work orders, order parts and perform other administrative duties as required daily. • Assist in the review of mechanical write-ups on equipment and coordinate repair schedule. • Ensure safe working conditions and compliance with all safety regulations. • Utilize a variety of power and hand tools and equipment. • Maintain a clean work area.
Education/Experience Requirements
• 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 criminal background check and drug screening.
Residential Driver  
Date Posted:10/23/2014
Position ID:2579
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.
Essential Functions
• Operate a residential / recycling collection, side-load and/or rear-load truck, ancillary equipment and hydraulic system to collect solid waste and/or recyclables on specified collection route. • Load solid waste, yard waste and/or recyclables into the rear or side of waste collection vehicle. • Operate equipment on truck to compact trash into vehicle. • Operate truck and equipment using prescribed techniques to eliminate driver-induced mechanical failures. • Complete pre-trip and post-trip safety lane inspections and reports, daily truck report, route sheets and other documentation requested by supervisor daily. • Communicate vehicle mechanical problems to mechanic and supervisor immediately. • Maintain route quality standards as predetermined by management. • Follow all safety standards and equipment checks and precautions in performance of all duties. Comply with all federal, state, local and company rules on safety and vehicle operation. • Maintain clean vehicle by cleaning cab interior and exterior of vehicle. • Identify, and tag prohibited waste items and remove the items from the waste cart or can. • Manage assigned Helper(s) if applicable.
Education/Experience Requirements
• 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.
Customer Service Representative  
Date Posted:10/27/2014
Position ID:2582
Answer customer calls and emails on a daily basis and assist in resolving any questions or concerns in a professional, expeditious manner while maintaining a positive, courteous approach to internal and external customers..
Essential Functions
• Provide excellent customer service and professionalism to all customers via in person, telephone, email, or via the web. • Communicate clearly and concisely with on-the-road employees to give instructions and assistance. • Answer incoming and make outgoing customer telephone calls. • Receive and resolve, within established guidelines, customer questions and concerns. • Monitor, resolve, document, and report all customer complaints, driver route sheets and call-in sheet and all customer problems relating to operations and coordinate with sales. • Track customer information and concerns and enter data into database. • Research and complete customer refunds and submit for approval before being submitted to Accounts Receivable for payment. • Maintain new account files. • Work with supervisors to ensure that all missed stops and special pick ups are completed daily. • Provide timely and accurate information regarding missed stops or other customer concerns. • Generate call-in work orders for drivers • Download, distribute and answer all customer inquiries received via email. • Take web request and process payments by phone. • Process customer payments via internet and take cash payment’s as needed. • Enter new subscription residential accounts into system. • Run credit checks on new customers. • Complete verification form, service agreement and pricing matrix on all commercial accounts for changes, new and cancelled. • Key all new/cancelled accounts into Tower system and verify in system. • Scan all contracts into system and maintain records of them. • Assist in completing the Affirmative Action log for all applicants.
Education/Experience Requirements
• High School Diploma or GED. • One (1) to Two (2) years customer service call center experience.
NORTH CAROLINA
Apex, NC  |  South Wake MSW Landfill
Equipment Operator  
Date Posted:10/9/2014
Position ID:2557
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.
Essential Functions
• Operate necessary equipment to bale and load waste material into trailers. • Perform inspection and maintenance checks of equipment daily. • Maintain daily record of number of bales produced for shipping. • Grease/lubricate equipment, check and add fluids to equipment daily • Operator will steer, guide and or drive the above listed equipment at the assigned site, if the equipment is used at the particular site(s) using steering wheel, shifters, levers, buttons and pedals. • Operator will substitute for another operator if someone is absent from the work crew or as needed/required. • Operator will clean trash from tracks of heavy equipment by pulling and or cutting material away from tracks and gear mechanisms at least once daily or more if needed. • Operator will use a two-way radio to communicate with co-workers in the field and or office regarding work activities, requirements and priorities for the work day.
Education/Experience Requirements
• 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.
Columbus, NC  |  Columbus
Mechanic  
Date Posted:7/7/2014
Position ID:2455
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.
Essential Functions
• Diagnose and repair operational difficulties with vehicles and equipment. • Maintain and repair heavy diesel, gas and electrically operated equipment and vehicles. • Complete reports, work orders, order parts and perform other administrative duties as required daily. • Assist in the review of mechanical write-ups on equipment and coordinate repair schedule. • Ensure safe working conditions and compliance with all safety regulations. • Utilize a variety of power and hand tools and equipment. • Maintain a clean work area.
Education/Experience Requirements
• 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.
Durham, NC  |  Durham
Residential Driver  
Date Posted:10/20/2014
Position ID:2571
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.
Essential Functions
• Operate a residential / recycling collection, side-load and/or rear-load truck, ancillary equipment and hydraulic system to collect solid waste and/or recyclables on specified collection route. • Load solid waste, yard waste and/or recyclables into the rear or side of waste collection vehicle. • Operate equipment on truck to compact trash into vehicle. • Operate truck and equipment using prescribed techniques to eliminate driver-induced mechanical failures. • Complete pre-trip and post-trip safety lane inspections and reports, daily truck report, route sheets and other documentation requested by supervisor daily. • Communicate vehicle mechanical problems to mechanic and supervisor immediately. • Maintain route quality standards as predetermined by management. • Follow all safety standards and equipment checks and precautions in performance of all duties. Comply with all federal, state, local and company rules on safety and vehicle operation. • Maintain clean vehicle by cleaning cab interior and exterior of vehicle. • Identify, and tag prohibited waste items and remove the items from the waste cart or can. • Manage assigned Helper(s) if applicable.
Education/Experience Requirements
• 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.
Garner, NC  |  Raleigh
Convenience Site Attendant (Several Part-Time Positions)   
Date Posted:8/26/2014
Position ID:2520
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.
Essential Functions
• 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.
Education/Experience Requirements
NA
Front End Driver (Several Positions)  
Date Posted:10/9/2014
Position ID:2559
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.
Essential Functions
• Operate front-end truck and ancillary equipment to collect solid waste on a specified collection route. • Complete pre-trip and post-trip safety lane inspections and reports, daily truck report, route sheets and other documentation requested by supervisor daily. • Frequently operate overhead arms of Front-End vehicle in a safe manner. • Must clean daily the sump area of the truck in front of the packing blade • Communicate vehicle mechanical problems to mechanic and supervisor immediately. • Maintain route quality standards as predetermined by management. • Operate truck and equipment using prescribed techniques to eliminate driver-induced mechanical failures. • Follow all safety standards, equipment checks and precautions in performance of all duties. Comply with all federal, state, local and company rules on safety and vehicle operation including any required customer specific rules or regulations. • Communicate any potential hazards in serving/picking up container and any damage (to container, corral, property, etc.) to Supervisor/Lead prior to performing task • Maintain clean vehicle by cleaning cab interior and exterior of vehicle.
Education/Experience Requirements
• 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.
Residential Driver (Several Positions)  
Date Posted:10/10/2014
Position ID:2560
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.
Essential Functions
• Operate a residential / recycling collection, side-load and/or rear-load truck, ancillary equipment and hydraulic system to collect solid waste and/or recyclables on specified collection route. • Load solid waste, yard waste and/or recyclables into the rear or side of waste collection vehicle. • Operate equipment on truck to compact trash into vehicle. • Operate truck and equipment using prescribed techniques to eliminate driver-induced mechanical failures. • Complete pre-trip and post-trip safety lane inspections and reports, daily truck report, route sheets and other documentation requested by supervisor daily. • Communicate vehicle mechanical problems to mechanic and supervisor immediately. • Maintain route quality standards as predetermined by management. • Follow all safety standards and equipment checks and precautions in performance of all duties. Comply with all federal, state, local and company rules on safety and vehicle operation. • Maintain clean vehicle by cleaning cab interior and exterior of vehicle. • Identify, and tag prohibited waste items and remove the items from the waste cart or can. • Manage assigned Helper(s) if applicable.
Education/Experience Requirements
• 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.
Graham, NC  |  Alamance
Residential Driver (Several Positions)  
Date Posted:4/14/2014
Position ID:2343
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.
Essential Functions
• Operate a residential / recycling collection, side-load and/or rear-load truck, ancillary equipment and hydraulic system to collect solid waste and/or recyclables on specified collection route. • Load solid waste, yard waste and/or recyclables into the rear or side of waste collection vehicle. • Operate equipment on truck to compact trash into vehicle. • Operate truck and equipment using prescribed techniques to eliminate driver-induced mechanical failures. • Complete pre-trip and post-trip safety lane inspections and reports, daily truck report, route sheets and other documentation requested by supervisor daily. • Communicate vehicle mechanical problems to mechanic and supervisor immediately. • Maintain route quality standards as predetermined by management. • Follow all safety standards and equipment checks and precautions in performance of all duties. Comply with all federal, state, local and company rules on safety and vehicle operation. • Maintain clean vehicle by cleaning cab interior and exterior of vehicle. • Identify, and tag prohibited waste items and remove the items from the waste cart or can. • Manage assigned Helper(s) if applicable.
Education/Experience Requirements
• 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.
Front End Driver  
Date Posted:10/7/2014
Position ID:2555
Safely operate front load truck and ancillary equipment on an assigned route to service Waste Industries customers in a safe and efficient manner. Deliver collected solid waste/cardboard to disposal site.
Essential Functions
• Operate front-end truck and ancillary equipment to collect solid waste on a specified collection route. • Complete pre-trip and post-trip safety lane inspections and reports, daily truck report, route sheets and other documentation requested by supervisor daily. • Frequently operate overhead arms of Front-End vehicle in a safe manner. • Must clean daily the sump area of the truck in front of the packing blade • Communicate vehicle mechanical problems to mechanic and supervisor immediately. • Maintain route quality standards as predetermined by management. • Operate truck and equipment using prescribed techniques to eliminate driver-induced mechanical failures. • Follow all safety standards, equipment checks and precautions in performance of all duties. Comply with all federal, state, local and company rules on safety and vehicle operation including any required customer specific rules or regulations. • Communicate any potential hazards in serving/picking up container and any damage (to container, corral, property, etc.) to Supervisor/Lead prior to performing task • Maintain clean vehicle by cleaning cab interior and exterior of vehicle.
Education/Experience Requirements
• 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.
Mechanic  
Date Posted:10/9/2014
Position ID:2558
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.
Essential Functions
• Diagnose and repair operational difficulties with vehicles and equipment. • Maintain and repair heavy diesel, gas and electrically operated equipment and vehicles. • Complete reports, work orders, order parts and perform other administrative duties as required daily. • Assist in the review of mechanical write-ups on equipment and coordinate repair schedule. • Ensure safe working conditions and compliance with all safety regulations. • Utilize a variety of power and hand tools and equipment. • Maintain a clean work area.
Education/Experience Requirements
• 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.
Greensboro, NC  |  Greensboro
Mechanic  
Date Posted:7/28/2014
Position ID:2479
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.
Essential Functions
• Diagnose and repair operational difficulties with vehicles and equipment. • Maintain and repair heavy diesel, gas and electrically operated equipment and vehicles. • Complete reports, work orders, order parts and perform other administrative duties as required daily. • Assist in the review of mechanical write-ups on equipment and coordinate repair schedule. • Ensure safe working conditions and compliance with all safety regulations. • Utilize a variety of power and hand tools and equipment. • Maintain a clean work area.
Education/Experience Requirements
•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.
Helper  
Date Posted:8/15/2014
Position ID:2503
Safely assist drivers and other employees in the collection of solid waste materials from a residential truck.
Essential Functions
• Collect solid waste/recyclable materials from customer premises and/or from the curbside if applicable. • Load solid waste into the rear or side of waste collection vehicle • Sort recyclables and deposit materials into the appropriate compartments in collection truck if applicable. • Assist driver in safe operation of the vehicle by directing the driver in backing up the vehicle and in close space maneuvering. • Operate equipment on truck to compact trash/materials into vehicle. • Audit waste collection vehicle for proper equipment prior to leaving branch (i.e., broom, shovel, etc.). • Report all customer related problems to driver immediately • Identify, tag and notify driver of prohibited waste items and remove the items from the waste cart or can. • Follow all safety and equipment checks and precautions in performance of all duties. Comply with all federal, state, local and company rules on safety and vehicle operation.
Education/Experience Requirements
• 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
Recycling Processor  
Date Posted:10/23/2014
Position ID:2580
Safely collect and separate recyclable materials and prepare them for shipping in a safe, efficient manner.
Essential Functions
• Separate and sort metals and other materials into burnable and non-burnable. • Sort through material to remove contamination and prepare for shipping by running aluminum cans through the magnetic separator, compacting newsprint and running loader for mulching. • Coordinate loading and unloading of trucks. • Steam clean and wash dumpsters, trucks, and compactors weekly.
Education/Experience Requirements
• High school diploma or general education degree (GED) desired, but not required. • Experience operating recycling equipment desired.
Henderson, NC  |  Vance-Granville
Residential Driver  
Date Posted:9/2/2014
Position ID:2478
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.
Essential Functions
• Operate a residential / recycling collection, side-load and/or rear-load truck, ancillary equipment and hydraulic system to collect solid waste and/or recyclables on specified collection route. • Load solid waste, yard waste and/or recyclables into the rear or side of waste collection vehicle. • Operate equipment on truck to compact trash into vehicle. • Operate truck and equipment using prescribed techniques to eliminate driver-induced mechanical failures. • Complete pre-trip and post-trip safety lane inspections and reports, daily truck report, route sheets and other documentation requested by supervisor daily. • Communicate vehicle mechanical problems to mechanic and supervisor immediately. • Maintain route quality standards as predetermined by management. • Follow all safety standards and equipment checks and precautions in performance of all duties. Comply with all federal, state, local and company rules on safety and vehicle operation. • Maintain clean vehicle by cleaning cab interior and exterior of vehicle. • Identify, and tag prohibited waste items and remove the items from the waste cart or can. • Manage assigned Helper(s) if applicable.
Education/Experience Requirements
• 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.
Hope Mills, NC  |  Fayetteville
Front End Driver  
Date Posted:9/22/2014
Position ID:2544
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.
Essential Functions
• Operate front-end truck and ancillary equipment to collect solid waste on a specified collection route. • Complete pre-trip and post-trip safety lane inspections and reports, daily truck report, route sheets and other documentation requested by supervisor daily. • Frequently operate overhead arms of Front-End vehicle in a safe manner. • Must clean daily the sump area of the truck in front of the packing blade • Communicate vehicle mechanical problems to mechanic and supervisor immediately. • Maintain route quality standards as predetermined by management. • Operate truck and equipment using prescribed techniques to eliminate driver-induced mechanical failures. • Follow all safety standards, equipment checks and precautions in performance of all duties. Comply with all federal, state, local and company rules on safety and vehicle operation including any required customer specific rules or regulations. • Communicate any potential hazards in serving/picking up container and any damage (to container, corral, property, etc.) to Supervisor/Lead prior to performing task • Maintain clean vehicle by cleaning cab interior and exterior of vehicle.
Education/Experience Requirements
• 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.
Convenience Site Attendant - part time position   
Date Posted:10/8/2014
Position ID:2556
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.
Essential Functions
• Arrive on time to assigned site and open and close the Convenience Site according to posted schedule. • Greet each patron upon arrival and direct them in the safe and proper disposal of waste and recyclable materials into the appropriate containers. • Maintain clean appearance of site facility and grounds by picking up litter, spillage and other debris. • Assist drivers in covering, picking up and arranging waste containers and in cleaning up spillage and litter. • Monitor level of waste in each container to ensure sufficient room is available for disposal of additional waste or recyclables. • Maintain and operate compactor daily. • Provide assistance when needed to those in need by disposing of their waste. • Provide excellent customer service to internal and external customers.
Education/Experience Requirements
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Jamestown, NC  |  High Point C&D Processing Facility & Landfill
Equipment Operator  
Date Posted:10/3/2014
Position ID:2552
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.
Essential Functions
• Operate necessary equipment to bale and load waste material into trailers. • Perform inspection and maintenance checks of equipment daily. • Maintain daily record of number of bales produced for shipping. • Grease/lubricate equipment, check and add fluids to equipment daily • Operator will steer, guide and or drive the above listed equipment at the assigned site, if the equipment is used at the particular site(s) using steering wheel, shifters, levers, buttons and pedals. • Operator will substitute for another operator if someone is absent from the work crew or as needed/required. • Operator will clean trash from tracks of heavy equipment by pulling and or cutting material away from tracks and gear mechanisms at least once daily or more if needed. • Operator will use a two-way radio to communicate with co-workers in the field and or office regarding work activities, requirements and priorities for the work day.
Education/Experience Requirements
• 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.
Kinston, NC  |  Deep Run TS
Helper  
Date Posted:10/14/2014
Position ID:2563
Safely assist drivers and other employees in the collection of solid waste materials from a residential truck.
Essential Functions
• Collect solid waste/recyclable materials from customer premises and/or from the curbside if applicable. • Load solid waste into the rear or side of waste collection vehicle • Sort recyclables and deposit materials into the appropriate compartments in collection truck if applicable. • Assist driver in safe operation of the vehicle by directing the driver in backing up the vehicle and in close space maneuvering. • Operate equipment on truck to compact trash/materials into vehicle. • Audit waste collection vehicle for proper equipment prior to leaving branch (i.e., broom, shovel, etc.). • Report all customer related problems to driver immediately • Identify, tag and notify driver of prohibited waste items and remove the items from the waste cart or can. • Follow all safety and equipment checks and precautions in performance of all duties. Comply with all federal, state, local and company rules on safety and vehicle operation.
Education/Experience Requirements
• 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
Newport, NC  |  Central Coast
Helper  
Date Posted:10/16/2014
Position ID:2568
Safely assist drivers and other employees in the collection of solid waste materials from a residential truck.
Essential Functions
• Collect solid waste/recyclable materials from customer premises and/or from the curbside if applicable. • Load solid waste into the rear or side of waste collection vehicle • Sort recyclables and deposit materials into the appropriate compartments in collection truck if applicable. • Assist driver in safe operation of the vehicle by directing the driver in backing up the vehicle and in close space maneuvering. • Operate equipment on truck to compact trash/materials into vehicle. • Audit waste collection vehicle for proper equipment prior to leaving branch (i.e., broom, shovel, etc.). • Report all customer related problems to driver immediately • Identify, tag and notify driver of prohibited waste items and remove the items from the waste cart or can. • Follow all safety and equipment checks and precautions in performance of all duties. Comply with all federal, state, local and company rules on safety and vehicle operation.
Education/Experience Requirements
• 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
Residential Driver (Several Positions)  
Date Posted:7/30/2014
Position ID:2481
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.
Essential Functions
• Collect solid waste/recyclable materials from customer premises and/or from the curbside if applicable. • Load solid waste into the rear or side of waste collection vehicle • Sort recyclables and deposit materials into the appropriate compartments in collection truck if applicable. • Assist driver in safe operation of the vehicle by directing the driver in backing up the vehicle and in close space maneuvering. • Operate equipment on truck to compact trash/materials into vehicle. • Audit waste collection vehicle for proper equipment prior to leaving branch (i.e., broom, shovel, etc.). • Report all customer related problems to driver immediately • Identify, tag and notify driver of prohibited waste items and remove the items from the waste cart or can. • Follow all safety and equipment checks and precautions in performance of all duties. Comply with all federal, state, local and company rules on safety and vehicle operation.
Education/Experience Requirements
• 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.
Residential Driver  
Date Posted:10/16/2014
Position ID:2567
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.
Essential Functions
• Operate a residential / recycling collection, side-load and/or rear-load truck, ancillary equipment and hydraulic system to collect solid waste and/or recyclables on specified collection route. • Load solid waste, yard waste and/or recyclables into the rear or side of waste collection vehicle. • Operate equipment on truck to compact trash into vehicle. • Operate truck and equipment using prescribed techniques to eliminate driver-induced mechanical failures. • Complete pre-trip and post-trip safety lane inspections and reports, daily truck report, route sheets and other documentation requested by supervisor daily. • Communicate vehicle mechanical problems to mechanic and supervisor immediately. • Maintain route quality standards as predetermined by management. • Follow all safety standards and equipment checks and precautions in performance of all duties. Comply with all federal, state, local and company rules on safety and vehicle operation. • Maintain clean vehicle by cleaning cab interior and exterior of vehicle. • Identify, and tag prohibited waste items and remove the items from the waste cart or can. • Manage assigned Helper(s) if applicable.
Education/Experience Requirements
• 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.
Raleigh, NC  |  Accounting
Staff Accountant I  
Date Posted:9/25/2014
Position ID:2546
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.
Essential Functions
• Prepare General Ledger journal entries and account reconciliations as assigned. • Enter and/or post journal entries. • Organize all journal entries prepared by the General Ledger team. • Prepare and analyze bank reconciliations monthly. • Work with Cash Applications team, other departments and banking personnel to resolve all bank reconciliation issues. • Reconcile all cash receipts at branch locations to bank deposits. • Coordinate setup and closing of all bank accounts. • Initiate bank transfers as needed. • Export and post all Tower batches to JD Edwards. Work with IT and other departments to obtain required approvals and resolve any posting issues. • Provide support to General Ledger team as needed • Assist all branches and home office personnel with accounting inquiries
Education/Experience Requirements
• 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.
Wilmington, NC  |  Wilmington
Transfer Station Operator  
Date Posted:10/31/2014
Position ID:2585
Assist in ensuring safe, timely and professional operation of the transfer station on a day-to-day basis. Assist in the direction of incoming trucks and vehicles to appropriate unloading areas.
Essential Functions
• Open and close facility according to scheduled hours of operation • Oversee the schedule of where and which trucks are to dump and the switching out of trailers. • May operate site equipment to ensure safe, timely and professional operation of the transfer station • Keep public areas of the transfer station clean at all times. Follow schedule per Operation Manager for daily, weekly and monthly facility cleaning schedules. • Ensure that customers (external and internal) use the transfer station according to all safety rules and regulations. • Oversee the housekeeping and maintenance of the facility. • Meet loading schedules to assure driver loads are ready to meet production. • Clear all trash from the floor daily. • Safely direct incoming trucks and vehicles to appropriate unloading areas. • Follow all safety and equipment checks and precautions in the performance of all duties. • Site all mechanical problems that arise during pre-trip inspection or during routine functions to the attention of the shop foreman immediately. • Accurately complete daily reports, pre-trip and post-trip inspection reports and other documentation requested by management. • Keep all assigned units clean to include washing units at least once per week. The interior of the cab, windows and mirrors should be cleaned daily.
Education/Experience Requirements
• High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or one (1) to three (3) months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience • SWANA Transfer Worker Certification desired within six months of hire
SOUTH CAROLINA
Columbia, SC  |  Columbia
Residential Driver  
Date Posted:10/21/2014
Position ID:2574
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.
Essential Functions
• Operate a residential / recycling collection, side-load and/or rear-load truck, ancillary equipment and hydraulic system to collect solid waste and/or recyclables on specified collection route. • Load solid waste, yard waste and/or recyclables into the rear or side of waste collection vehicle. • Operate equipment on truck to compact trash into vehicle. • Operate truck and equipment using prescribed techniques to eliminate driver-induced mechanical failures. • Complete pre-trip and post-trip safety lane inspections and reports, daily truck report, route sheets and other documentation requested by supervisor daily. • Communicate vehicle mechanical problems to mechanic and supervisor immediately. • Maintain route quality standards as predetermined by management. • Follow all safety standards and equipment checks and precautions in performance of all duties. Comply with all federal, state, local and company rules on safety and vehicle operation. • Maintain clean vehicle by cleaning cab interior and exterior of vehicle. • Identify, and tag prohibited waste items and remove the items from the waste cart or can. • Manage assigned Helper(s) if applicable.
Education/Experience Requirements
• 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.
Mechanic  
Date Posted:10/31/2014
Position ID:2584
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.
Essential Functions
• Diagnose and repair operational difficulties with vehicles and equipment. • Maintain and repair heavy diesel, gas and electrically operated equipment and vehicles. • Complete reports, work orders, order parts and perform other administrative duties as required daily. • Assist in the review of mechanical write-ups on equipment and coordinate repair schedule. • Ensure safe working conditions and compliance with all safety regulations. • Utilize a variety of power and hand tools and equipment. • Maintain a clean work area.
Education/Experience Requirements
• 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.
Gray Court, SC  |  Curry Lake Landfill
Equipment Operator  
Date Posted:10/22/2014
Position ID:2577
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.
Essential Functions
• Operate necessary equipment to bale and load waste material into trailers. • Perform inspection and maintenance checks of equipment daily. • Maintain daily record of number of bales produced for shipping. • Grease/lubricate equipment, check and add fluids to equipment daily • Operator will steer, guide and or drive the above listed equipment at the assigned site, if the equipment is used at the particular site(s) using steering wheel, shifters, levers, buttons and pedals. • Operator will substitute for another operator if someone is absent from the work crew or as needed/required. • Operator will clean trash from tracks of heavy equipment by pulling and or cutting material away from tracks and gear mechanisms at least once daily or more if needed. • Operator will use a two-way radio to communicate with co-workers in the field and or office regarding work activities, requirements and priorities for the work day.
Education/Experience Requirements
• 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.
Piedmont, SC  |  Greenville/Spartanburg
Sales Representative  
Date Posted:5/27/2014
Position ID:2402
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.
Essential Functions
• Aggressively solicit orders from current and prospective customers to maintain and increase customer base. • Compile and manage lists of prospective customers in the Company CRM for use in sales leads through cold-calling and other techniques. • Penetrate new and existing market areas to maintain and increase sales and market share for assigned territories. • Develop and maintain working knowledge of solid waste product and equipment pricing, costs and application to include roll-off presentation, commercial placement, front-end upgrade and full-line applications. • Provide price quotes and credit terms to potential customers and prepare sales contracts. Consult Sales Manager or Facility /General Manager prior to deviating from book rates. • Develop proficiency in preparation and organization of sales presentations. • Maintain awareness of the activities of solid waste competitors. • Assist with the identification and implementation of price increases for substandard accounts. • Develop working knowledge of branch/regional profit and loss components and dynamics including pricing service, calculating desired margins and cost of service. • Perform waste stream analysis to include estimation of volumes and recognition of waste streams requiring special handling or which can be recycled or diverted. • Participate in business related meetings, conferences, social functions and civic organizations to boost the overall exposure of the Company.
Education/Experience Requirements
• 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.
Residential Driver  
Date Posted:10/31/2014
Position ID:2586
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.
Essential Functions
• Operate a residential / recycling collection, side-load and/or rear-load truck, ancillary equipment and hydraulic system to collect solid waste and/or recyclables on specified collection route. • Load solid waste, yard waste and/or recyclables into the rear or side of waste collection vehicle. • Operate equipment on truck to compact trash into vehicle. • Operate truck and equipment using prescribed techniques to eliminate driver-induced mechanical failures. • Complete pre-trip and post-trip safety lane inspections and reports, daily truck report, route sheets and other documentation requested by supervisor daily. • Communicate vehicle mechanical problems to mechanic and supervisor immediately. • Maintain route quality standards as predetermined by management. • Follow all safety standards and equipment checks and precautions in performance of all duties. Comply with all federal, state, local and company rules on safety and vehicle operation. • Maintain clean vehicle by cleaning cab interior and exterior of vehicle. • Identify, and tag prohibited waste items and remove the items from the waste cart or can. • Manage assigned Helper(s) if applicable.
Education/Experience Requirements
• 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.
TENNESSEE
Morristown, TN  |  Morristown
Sales Representative  
Date Posted:8/26/2014
Position ID:2518
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.
Essential Functions
• Aggressively solicit orders from current and prospective customers to maintain and increase customer base. • Compile and manage lists of prospective customers in the Company CRM for use in sales leads through cold-calling and other techniques. • Penetrate new and existing market areas to maintain and increase sales and market share for assigned territories. • Develop and maintain working knowledge of solid waste product and equipment pricing, costs and application to include roll-off presentation, commercial placement, front-end upgrade and full-line applications. • Provide price quotes and credit terms to potential customers and prepare sales contracts. Consult Sales Manager or Facility /General Manager prior to deviating from book rates. • Develop proficiency in preparation and organization of sales presentations. • Maintain awareness of the activities of solid waste competitors. • Assist with the identification and implementation of price increases for substandard accounts. • Develop working knowledge of branch/regional profit and loss components and dynamics including pricing service, calculating desired margins and cost of service. • Perform waste stream analysis to include estimation of volumes and recognition of waste streams requiring special handling or which can be recycled or diverted. • Participate in business related meetings, conferences, social functions and civic organizations to boost the overall exposure of the Company.
Education/Experience Requirements
• 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.
VIRGINIA
Chesapeake, VA  |  Tidewater
Building/Grounds Technician  
Date Posted:10/2/2014
Position ID:2551
Perform duties to provide maintenance, upkeep and appearance of the facility's buildings and grounds.
Essential Functions
• Keep grounds area green and attractive by fertilizing, seeding, planting and trimming/cutting lawn areas, trees, shrubs and flowers according to the seasonal schedules and needs. • Maintain attractive grounds and facility by picking up and removing paper, trash and other debris. • Operate grounds equipment in manner to protect the operator and others in the area by following safety regulations and proper operating procedures. • Keep grounds equipment in good working order by conducting routine repairs and adjustments on equipment or coordinating repairs through maintenance or external maintenance services. • Maintain the container inventory by counting, completing the inventory form, keeping containers organized by size. • Order and receive building cleaning and maintenance supplies. • Use cutting torch and welder under the direction of the company welder as required.
Education/Experience Requirements
• High school education or general education degree (GED) preferred but not required.
Residential Driver  
Date Posted:9/25/2014
Position ID:2545
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.
Essential Functions
• Operate a residential / recycling collection, side-load and/or rear-load truck, ancillary equipment and hydraulic system to collect solid waste and/or recyclables on specified collection route. • Load solid waste, yard waste and/or recyclables into the rear or side of waste collection vehicle. • Operate equipment on truck to compact trash into vehicle. • Operate truck and equipment using prescribed techniques to eliminate driver-induced mechanical failures. • Complete pre-trip and post-trip safety lane inspections and reports, daily truck report, route sheets and other documentation requested by supervisor daily. • Communicate vehicle mechanical problems to mechanic and supervisor immediately. • Maintain route quality standards as predetermined by management. • Follow all safety standards and equipment checks and precautions in performance of all duties. Comply with all federal, state, local and company rules on safety and vehicle operation. • Maintain clean vehicle by cleaning cab interior and exterior of vehicle. • Identify, and tag prohibited waste items and remove the items from the waste cart or can. • Manage assigned Helper(s) if applicable.
Education/Experience Requirements
• 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.
Wytheville, VA  |  Wytheville
Sales Representative  
Date Posted:10/15/2014
Position ID:2566
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.
Essential Functions
• Aggressively solicit orders from current and prospective customers to maintain and increase customer base. • Compile and manage lists of prospective customers in the Company CRM for use in sales leads through cold-calling and other techniques. • Penetrate new and existing market areas to maintain and increase sales and market share for assigned territories. • Develop and maintain working knowledge of solid waste product and equipment pricing, costs and application to include roll-off presentation, commercial placement, front-end upgrade and full-line applications. • Provide price quotes and credit terms to potential customers and prepare sales contracts. Consult Sales Manager or Facility /General Manager prior to deviating from book rates. • Develop proficiency in preparation and organization of sales presentations. • Maintain awareness of the activities of solid waste competitors. • Assist with the identification and implementation of price increases for substandard accounts. • Develop working knowledge of branch/regional profit and loss components and dynamics including pricing service, calculating desired margins and cost of service. • Perform waste stream analysis to include estimation of volumes and recognition of waste streams requiring special handling or which can be recycled or diverted. • Participate in business related meetings, conferences, social functions and civic organizations to boost the overall exposure of the Company.
Education/Experience Requirements
• 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.