Waste Connections, Inc CAN-Driver in Rocky View, Alberta

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Requisition Primary Location

Rocky View, Alberta

Job Description

*Calgary District*

Address: 285122 Bluegrass Drive, Rocky View, AB, T1X 0P5

- Experienced **Front End Garbage Truck Driver**

Please apply with your resume and abstract

  • Salary - $28 per hour

  • Hours: Monday - Friday (6 am start time)

  • Benefits: Full Benefit package after 3 months of service

  • Annual boot and clothing allowance

Waste Connections of Canada is looking for drivers to help shape our organization into one of the premier waste companies in North America.

Position Summary

The Driver ensures safe operation of a truck, while driving, loading/unloading. The driver drives to customer location for pick up, and hoists bin onto truck to empty contents using a hydraulic lift. The driver proceeds to subsequent customers until the truck has a full load, and then dumps the load at a transfer station before continuing customer pickups.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Ensure safe operation of a truck, while driving and loading.

  • Drive to customer location for pickup, and position truck safely to ensure an easy lift.

  • Hoist bin onto truck and empty contents using hydraulic lift. (Note: for side load, roll bins and hook on side of truck to lift)

  • Ensure customer satisfaction through reliable service.

  • Complete special pickups, as requested by Dispatcher.

  • Dump contents at designated transfer station or landfill.

  • Drive to transfer station to weigh vehicle.

  • Provide run sheet to Dispatch to sequence run in TRUX.

  • Pre and Post trip inspections.

  • Document any concerns to be checked by mechanic and complete VCR.

Minimum Requirements

  • Must have a valid Class 3 or 1 AB Driver’s license

  • Must be able to supply steel toe boots.

  • Capable of problem solving, critical thinking, job task planning, map/address reading, organizing and significant use of memory.

  • Must be able to successfully complete a criminal record check and drug test.

  • Must be able to supply a clean, commercial driver abstract.

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast paced environment.

  • Able to perform physical labor including pushing, pulling, reaching above and below shoulder, standing, stooping, crouching, bending and carrying over 50 lbs.

  • Work performed outdoors in all weather conditions.

  • This is not a “just driving” job. This position contains approximately 80% driving & 20% labor.

Come join a great group of drivers who work together to ensure the job gets done every day while maintaining a focus on safety, integrity and customer service.

Please note - only successful candidates will be contacted. We are an equal opportunity employer.

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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.