Class 3 Drivers

GE Environmental

Bridgewater, Nova Scotia
Shelburne, Nova Scotia

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GE Environmental, a division of the Municipal Group of Companies, is an environmental services company that has been servicing the South Shore since 1984. Specializing in the collection and transport of garbage and recycling and offering a wide range of equipment and containers. We are currently seeking Class 3 Drivers based out of our Bridgewater, NS location.

Company Highlights:

  • Day shifts, Monday to Friday (with an early morning start time)
  • Occasional variations from the schedule may be required to meet contractual obligations and holiday schedules
  • Competitive compensation, and benefits package available after three months of continuous employment
  • The chance to work with a stable, growing company with numerous divisions across Eastern Canada.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Drive and load truck in a safe and efficient manner on assigned routes according to contractual requirements
  • Ensure routes are completed in a timely and safe manner
  • Responsible for daily pre and post-trip inspections of truck
  • Load and unload materials, tools, and equipment under varying traffic and road conditions
  • Maintain radio contact with team and supervisor to receive instructions and report any issues on route or with the vehicle.
  • Immediately report any driving infractions and/or suspensions
  • Be aware of your surroundings at all times
  • Ensure a safe work environment in compliance with all safety policies and procedures using the appropriate tools and equipment for the task
  • Protect and promote the interest of this company in all matters and take actions as required to satisfy such responsibilities
  • Ensure the safety of fellow employees
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

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

  • Valid commercial driver’s license with acceptable driver abstract
  • Minimum Class 3 License
  • Willingness to work in a team environment
  • Ability to operate required equipment in a safe and responsible manner
  • Comply with all safety policies and procedures
  • Ability to effectively communicate with co-workers and supervisors to ensure that projects are completed properly
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Previous waste and or recycling experience is considered an asset but not necessary

What We Offer:

  • Above-average competitive wages
  • Comprehensive benefits and pension plan
  • Employee Referral Program
  • PPE provided and Safety Incentives
  • The company provided training and development
  • Opportunities for growth in other areas of the company
  • Corporate discounts
  • Employee and Family Assistance Program
  • Plus many other incentives
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