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Class 5 Driver

Victoria, British Columbia
reFUSE Resource Recovery is seeking an energetic, reliable driver to join our team, immediately. Specific duties include operating cubevans and pick-up trucks to pick up a range of recyclables from our customer locations. This is much more than a driving job, with most time and energy spent loading and unloading the truck. Warehouse work tasks will also be expected. To fill our immediate operational needs, 5-day full time shifts will be Sunday, Monday, Tuesday (Off Wednesdays), Thursday, Friday (Off Saturdays).
What will you do?
  • Safe and efficient operation of vehicles (cube vans and pick-up trucks);
  • Pick-up and drop off of recyclables from our customer locations;
  • Wheeled totes weigh in excess of 300 lbs each – on an average day this position will move 80 totes;
  • Lift bags and boxes weighing up to 30 lbs each – average of 25 bags/boxes a day;
  • Deliver top-notch customer service;
  • Complete related paperwork.
What will you bring?
  • Requires Class 5 driver’s license;
  • Minimum 2 years working experience driving with required license;
  • Must have the ability to lift up to 30 lbs. on a consistent basis;
  • Clean Driver’s Abstract is required;
  • Good command of the English language (both verbal and written);
  • Experience in the waste and recycling industry with local cartage – an asset;
  • Must be available to work Statutory Holidays.
What do we offer?
  • Starting wage $17.00 - $18.00/hour, depending on the experience plus benefits;
  • As part of a team, ongoing support and resources to ensure your professional success;
  • A family-oriented culture with an entrepreneurial mind-set that encourages you to take ownership of your role and make a difference!
As per company policy, this position is designated as Safety Sensitive.
No agencies. No phone calls please. Emterra thanks all applicants for their interest however, only qualified candidates will be contacted.
Emterra Group is a leader in providing integrated recycling resource management and waste disposal solutions to the industrial, commercial and institutional (ICI) sectors and municipalities throughout Canada. Our view of waste management means maximizing recycling and waste diversion. Whether you see it as garbage, waste, trash, rubbish or junk, we see waste another way – as a resource to be collected and recycled into new, usable products. From tire recycling to liquid waste – we turn waste into resources. 

Emterra Group is committed to meeting the accessibility needs of all individuals in accordance with legislation and Human Rights in all provinces.  Should you require accommodation during the recruitment and selection process, please inform Human Resources in any of the following ways:  send an email to hr@emterra.ca; by phone 905-336-9084, Extension 1103 or by mail to 1122 Pioneer Road, Burlington, ON L7M 1K4.
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