Waste Connections, Inc Region Safety Manager in Centennial, Colorado

Job Title

Region Safety Manager

Employee Type


Requisition Primary Location

Centennial, Colorado

Job Description

We are currently seeking a Safety Manager to support our leaders in our Central Region which includes Texas, Oklahoma, New Mexico, Colorado, Wyoming, Nebraska, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, South Dakota, and parts of Utah. This position is located in The Centennial, CO and you will expect to travel approximately 80% of the time. The Central Region has over 2000 employees and over $650 million in revenue. In this position you will report directly to the Region Vice President and Director of Safety. The main duties of this job is to train our supervisors and managers how to build a strong safety culture.

Essential Duties

  • Coaches and trains district level managers and supervisors on safety policy and accident/injury prevention.

  • Supports district level managers, drivers, and employees with safety training programs.

  • Initiates safety projects and initiatives that provide district management with the tools and training to conduct their activities in a safe manner.

  • Responds to DOT and OSHA complaints and notices of violation on behalf of the Company and argues the defense for the Company and the district involved.

  • Facilitates the implementation of the Company’s Health and Safety policies.

  • Monitors District completion of corporate required Safety Performance Tasks (SPTs) for the current year, and develops or recommends region specific supplemental safety policies, programs, and goals that is coordinated with and which complements SPTs.

  • Assists or Conducts district facility reviews for compliance with regulations and policies.

  • Conducts accident/injury investigations in line with the corporate Safety and Claims Managers, as required.

  • Assists with the integration of new acquisitions and initiates the safety culture transition into the Company.

  • Analyzes accident and injury data for trends and recommends appropriate programs to reverse the trend.

What You Have To Have:

  • 5+ years Safety Manager experience for a large multi-state company.

  • Bachelor’s Degree.

  • Strong knowledge of DOT and OSHA regulations.

Waste Connections is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer (Minorities/Female/Disabled/Veterans)

Job Requirements:







Who We Are

Waste Connections is an integrated solid waste services company that provides solid waste collection, transfer, disposal and recycling services in mostly exclusive and secondary markets. Our goal is to create an environment where self-directed, empowered employees strive to consistently fulfill our constituent commitments and seek to create positive impacts through interactions with customers, communities, and fellow employees.


Waste Connections is always working to protect the health of the communities we serve, and we are grateful for the hard work and dedication that you bring to your job every day. Working here means you are a safety-minded individual who is making important contributions on a daily basis that will make a positive impact on those around you. We appreciate that you are a person of integrity who takes pride in the work you do.

Our Opportunities


People who want to gain valuable professional experience will find that Waste Connections is a fantastic place to work. You’ll enjoy the opportunity for beneficial training and professional development opportunities that can help enhance your skills and lead the way to a more promising future.


Bring your passion to succeed and you’ll quickly discover that great opportunities are all around you. At Waste Connections, you’ll thrive if you are friendly, dedicated, and prefer a work hard/play hard culture that is focused on maintaining our reputation as the premier waste services company in the markets we serve.