Terrapure Environmental - Niagara Falls, ON (30+ days ago)

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Title: AZ Driver

Job Type: Full-time, Permanent

Location: Niagara Falls

About Terrapure

Terrapure Environmental is a leading Canadian provider of essential environmental and industrial services for industrial, commercial and institutional customers, including those in the manufacturing, mining, municipal, oil and gas, pulp and paper, refining and petrochemical, transportation, and utilities sectors. Headquartered in Burlington, Ontario, we employ approximately 2,000 people and operate an integrated network of over 70 locations across Canada.

At Terrapure, we’re Changing Waste for Good. We see both economy and environment as invaluable, understanding one cannot be prioritized at the expense of the other. With an unwavering focus on health and safety excellence, we provide services that reduce the volume of waste requiring disposal, recover value from industrial by-products, and restore industrial operations to peak efficiency. We provide these services through an extensive coast-to-coast facility network and through field services deployed on customer sites.

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Why Terrapure?

We are a proudly Canadian company in a dynamic, fast-paced, and growing industry. With the tremendous opportunity to “change the way the world thinks about waste”, we need talented individuals like you to match the breadth of our mission. Come with your sleeves rolled up and get ready to grow!

At Terrapure, we are guided by our core values of Safety, Respect, Integrity, Partnership, Environmental Stewardship and Doing More. We are committed to fostering a positive, progressive, and diverse corporate culture. We support our employees and the communities where we live and work through activities and investment that align with what we do and what we believe in. By joining Terrapure, you can make a difference with your career, your community and our planet.

Terrapure offers competitive compensation, excellent 100% employer paid benefits, an excellent work-life balance and family-friendly perks! If you’re ready for a challenge and want to help us work towards strengthening our position as one of Canada’s leading environmental companies, we want to hear from you.

Position Description

Reporting to the Transportation Manager, the AZ Driver will be responsible for loading trucks and transporting bulk product and waste in an acceptable and safe manner.

Key Accountabilities

Operate all company vehicles and equipment as per Company procedures, policies and according to all applicable legislation in a safe and efficient manner
Accurately complete documents on a daily basis including pre/post trip inspections, manifests and log books in a legible manner to meet compliance requirements
Participate in the transportation on-call rotation as scheduled and be available in an emergency and/or on short notice for weekends, after hours and holiday work
Maintain company owned vehicles and equipment, including minor mechanical issues and interior/exterior vehicle cleanliness
Represent the Company in a responsible and professional manner while dealing with customers, suppliers, regulatory bodies and fellow employees
Comply with all Company issued health and safety, environmental, administrative and general policies/procedures, as well as those provided by our customers or third parties when on their job sites
Attend, participate and complete all necessary training as per Company requirements or objectives
Assist in other company departments as required, including Waste Management and Dust Suppression, secondary duties in Operations and other duties as assigned

Experience, Qualifications & Education

Must possess a valid AZ license and submit current abstracts, personal and CVOR
Minimum of 1 year of driver/operator experience is required. Must be familiar and demonstrate an ability to operate a tanker
Bulk liquid experience would be considered an asset
High school diploma or equivalent
Knowledge of TDGA, Reg. 347/558, WMHIS, MTO regulations
Must have solid written communication skills in order to complete required paperwork
Must have exceptional verbal communication skills to be able to interact with internal and external customers
Must be able to exercise good judgment, think proactively and solve minor mechanical issues as they arise
Excellent customer service skills, with a strong work ethic and positive attitude to represent the Company effectively and favorably
Must be legally eligible to work in Canada

Working Conditions

Position requires the ability to stand for long periods of time, walking and climbing of stairs and ladders
You will be exposed to environmental conditions such as hot and cold temperatures, work areas that are dirty, dusty, wet and noisy
You will be required to physically lift and manage hoses and other associated equipment
You will be required to wear personal protective equipment, such as a hard hat, eye protection, hearing protection, respirators, flame retardant clothing and safety boots


Position pays $24.00 per hour (probation rate does apply)
Shift premium for evening, weekend and holiday work
Eligible for Group Benefits on Day 1 and the Company’s Group Retirement Plan (RRSP) following three (3) months of service.

This is a safety sensitive position. Offers of employment are conditional upon the successful completion of a drug and alcohol test.

Inclusion Statement

Terrapure Environmental is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to providing an environment without discrimination and employ personnel without regard to race, age, gender, or any other protected ground. Our philosophy is to provide fair and equal employment and development opportunities for our employees based on skills and capability.

Terrapure Environmental provides applicants and employees with reasonable accommodation upon request, as may be required.

How to Apply

Please submit your application on-line under Careers at

Thank you for your interest but only candidates selected for interview will be contacted.