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Roll-Off Driver

Cascades

This is a Contract position in Toronto, ON posted July 24, 2021.

Job Description The Truck Driver position is a very important role within the SPG Cascades Recovery team, this position is often one of the first lines of contact the public has with the company and as such the driver is expected to act at all times in the best interests of the company while maintaining a high level of professionalism and superior customer service.

This description covers all trucks that the driver is expected to be familiar with while the specific assignment of the driver to the truck remains in the Transportation Managers control all drivers are expected to safely operate and maintain all vehicles utilized by the facility.

Roles & Responsibilities
• Ensure compliance with all Company policies, OH & S Legislation and WCB reporting procedures.

• Arrive well rested, mentally and physically prepared for the day’s duties.

• Complete the Pre & Post-trip truck circle checks as per itemized inspection sheet.

• Complete any repair orders for the truck to ensure that the assigned truck is in a safe condition.

• Immediately report any defects in equipment or workmanship, which may jeopardize the safe operation of the vehicle to the Transportation Manager
• Report any and all damage to the vehicle, its contents, or to the property of others due to an accident in which the equipment is involved.

• As a representative of the Company, it is important to always be neat in appearance, wear the provided uniform at all times and be courteous to our clients.

• While on clients’ site, notify the client of your presence on their site and ensure the site is left in the condition it was found in if not in better condition.

This could include clean up of any excess material that might have fallen out/off and general housekeeping of the immediate area.

• Responsible to meet all legal requirements under the Traffic & Highway acts, as well as any Provincial or Municipal laws regulating the safe operation of a motor vehicle.

• While on clients’ site, abide by the site safety regulations.

• Ensure that all loads being transported are loaded in a safe and secure manner.

• Training of other staff on vehicles, runs and operations as assigned by the Transportation Manager.

This job description indicates the general nature and level of work, duties and responsibilities expected of the incumbent.

The incumbent may be asked to perform other duties as required.

The job description may be changed if needed as determined by the Company.

Truck Specific Responsibilities Tractor Trailer:
• Duties will include driving a tractor with trailer to various client locations to pickup skidded material or switch rolling containers of paper and recyclables.

• Confirm with the client before switching the full rolling bins with empty ones at each clients’ site.

• Ensure that the load is properly secured prior to transport.

• Operate small on board forklift used to stack bales and pallets, if needed.

Rear Packer:
• As the material could come in various types of containers, confirm with the customer, which containers are to be emptied of their material.

• Empty the container safely into the hopper of the packer insuring that the load is evenly distributed and that the hopper is not over loaded.

Roll Off:
• Upon arriving at a client’s site, advise the client of your presence and ensure that the compactor equipment is shut down and locked out before switching containers.

• Driving between various client locations to switch, install and/or remove roll off containers.

• Tarping and picking up partial/ full roll off container loads and transporting loads to the proper facilities to be dumped.

• Ensure that all compactor equipment is properly hooked up prior to leaving the clients’ facility
• Ensure container steel doors are secure in the open or closed position prior to loading/unloading.

• Stand clear of rear when opening doors due to the potential for the load to shift suddenly.

• Container doors can spring open under extreme pressure once locking device is disengaged.

Ensure that no personnel, machinery, or structures are in the doors swing path during operation.

• Roll-off cable, hook, or hydraulic components could fail due to wear or fatigue.

Ensure that no personnel or machinery is working or traveling behind the vehicle when the container is being picked-up or dumped.

Straight Truck:
• Confirm with the client before switching the full rolling bins with empty ones at each clients’ site.

• Ensure that the load is properly secured prior to transport.

Qualification Education:
• Valid Class 1 drivers license with air brake endorsement.

• Drivers abstract with less than 6 demerits Experience:
• Minimum 3 years truck driving experience
• Minimum 6 months previous experience with one or all of the vehicles listed above.

• Experience in a related industry (recycling, waste management etc.) an asset.

• Familiarity with the city and surrounding areas Skills:
• Strong Customer Service attitude
• Numerical accuracy
• Strong personal organization and time management skills
• Strong communication skills PHYSICAL DEMANDS:
• See PDA document pertaining to general assessment of positional demands.

WORK ENVIRONMENT:
• Normal recycling plant work environment.

• Exposure to outside weather conditions at outside locations.

Education:
• Valid Class 1 drivers license with air brake endorsement.

• Drivers abstract with less than 6 demerits Experience:
• Minimum 3 years truck driving experience
• Minimum 6 months previous experience with one or all of the vehicles listed above.

• Experience in a related industry (recycling, waste management etc.) an asset.

• Familiarity with the city and surrounding areas Skills:
• Strong Customer Service attitude
• Numerical accuracy
• Strong personal organization and time management skills
• Strong communication skills PHYSICAL DEMANDS:
• See PDA document pertaining to general assessment of positional demands.

WORK ENVIRONMENT:
• Normal recycling plant work environment.

• Exposure to outside weather conditions at outside locations.