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Landfill Operations Manager

Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

Waste Connections is looking for an Operations Manager to join our growing team at our Oklahoma City Landfill! If you're looking to take a next step in your career while still being able to get your hands dirty, this is the role for you!

Waste Connections is a large, publicly-traded solid waste services company that provides non-hazardous waste collection, transfer, disposal and recycling services in mostly exclusive and secondary markets in the U.S. and Canada. If you are looking for a career and not just a job, then Waste Connections might be the company for you.

Why join us:

  • Tremendous opportunities for internal growth within the company
  • Work hard, play harder culture
  • A company that is continuously growing and in a stable industry
  • Hear what our current Operations teams have to say: https://vimeo.com/395283446

Responsibilities:

  • Lead team of heavy equipment operators, laborers, and landfill personnel to meet daily operation needs.
  • Typical schedule for this role is Monday-Friday, 6am-5pm, with some Saturdays.
  • Helps develop and execute safety goals.
  • Conducts field inspections and audits of all site personnel to ensure proper work procedures
  • Receives and reviews customer complaints regarding collections programs.
  • Formulates both short-term and long-term goals and action plans with the District Manager
  • Participates in regular P&L reviews to ensure budgets labor and material costs are met
  • Oversees a variety of complex compliance programs, including environmental, DOT, OSHA, and local permitting.

Requirements:

  • Previous operations experience in a heavy equipment setting, previous landfill experience preferred.
  • 2 or more years of managing in a people driven environment preferred
  • Knowledge of OSHA, DOT and EPA guidelines
  • Computer proficiency, including Microsoft Excel/Word and the ability to learn and use company specialized applications
  • Must be detail oriented, highly accountable and able to prioritize tasks
  • Class B CDL or the ability to obtain one within 90 days
  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred

We offer excellent benefits including: medical, dental, vision, flexible spending account, short term and long term disability, life insurance, 401K retirement and unlimited opportunities to "Connect with Your Future". For more information and to apply, please visit www.wasteconnections.com.

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

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