Class 3 Driver

EFR Environmental

Middleton, Nova Scotia

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EFR Environmental, part of the Municipal Group of Companies, has been providing superior waste collection and recycling services to the Annapolis Valley for almost 20 years. We are currently seeking the qualifications and expertise of a full time Class 3 Residential Driver based out of our Middleton office.

Company Highlights:

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

A comprehensive pension and benefits package is offered with this position along with opportunities for advancement and training and development.

Application Process:

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

Human Resources
Attn: Emily Turnbull
Via Email:

Please reference “Class 3 Driver” in the subject line.

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

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