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AZ Driver

AZ Driver

Req No. 
2017-2486
Country 
Canada
Category 
Transport
State/Province  
Ontario
Type 
Permanent Full-Time
City 
Brampton

More information about this job

Overview

 

Daniels Sharpsmart Canada Limited (DSCL) is a privately owned company who provide a complete direct sharps service to the Canadian market, with services including the provision of the Daniels Sharpsmart System (Collectors, Accessories and washers), transportation of medical and sharps waste, and treatment disposal of medical waste.  

 

Daniels is committed to developing the safest, environmentally friendly products and services available in order to make healthcare safer for workers and patients around the world, and to reduce risk for healthcare organizations.

 

The long haul driver is responsible for collecting consolidated waste from local consolidation points and delivering to waste processing facilities in a company provided vehicle. This Driver will be required to do long haul deliveries. When doing long haul trips, this route begins in Brampton, travels to either Maryland and/or Indiana and returns to Brampton. This is approximately 1600KM overnight round trip route. This position will be paid at negotiated hourly rate based on the on duty hours. The long haul driver reports directly to the Operations Manager.

 

Responsibilities

  • Transports full trailer loads of medical waste for disposal at local and long haul routes.
  • Returns to Brampton facility with reusable totes
  • May be required to fulfill other AZ and DZ related duties as required by Management.
  • May be required to load or assisting with loading vehicle
  • Performs pre-trip and post-trip check on assigned truck. Reports any maintenance problems to Operations Manager for follow up.
  • Ensures that assigned paperwork is completed legibly, neatly, accurately, and completely and returned to Operations Manager for processing. Ensures M.T.O Driver Log is completed.
  • Pick up and trafonsport waste safely according to all federal, provincial, and local rules and regulations.
  • Ensures waste, supplies, and material handling equipment are secured prior to operating vehicle on public highway.

Qualifications

  • Education equivalent to graduation from high school, or the equivalent in related work experience, demonstrating the ability to read a map, operate a GPS, interact professionally with various levels of internal/external customers, and portray a strong professional appearance and attitude at all times.
  • Completion of an accredited driving school and one or more years of Commercial Driving experience required.
  • Must have AZ Driver’s Licence, with an excellent driving record.
  • Must be F.A.S.T card approved and hold a valid passport to gain entry into the USA
  • Maintains an updated Drivers Medical Exam as required by M.T.O and agrees to undergo pre-employment medical test issued by a doctor approved by Daniels.
  • Must be able to successfully complete reference check and criminal background check.
  • Must work safely and carefully to prevent injury to self and others while driving, loading, and unloading vehicle. Requires constant mental and visual attention relative to the safe operation of the vehicle.

 

Daniels Sharpsmart Canada LTD is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and welcomes all interested parties to apply. Daniels Sharpsmart Canada LTD sincerely thanks all those who apply, however only those considered for an interview will be contacted.