Assistant District Manager
Waste Connections 57 reviews - Minneapolis, MN

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Join Waste Connections, Inc., and Connect with Your Future!

We are currently seeking a talented Assistant District Manager to join our growing organization. We have opportunities in several markets throughout the Midwest and Southwest including, but not limited to Oklahoma City, Omaha, Wichita, Houston, Denver, Minneapolis, El Paso and Sioux Falls. Relocation is provided by Waste Connections, Inc.

This position serves as a training role for future District Managers. This is an excellent opportunity for individuals with 2-4 years business or management experience that are looking to progress with a growing company. Our ADM position is an 18-24 month training position designed to get you ready for a promotion to District Manager.

Ensure the safety and smooth operation of a hauling operation.

Create a safety focused environment for employees, customers, and vendors. This includes conducting safety meetings on a regular basis.

Maximize operational efficiency to reduce costs.

Make operational improvements continuously.

Ensure the cleanliness and maintenance of the equipment through inspections and preventive maintenance programs with employees.

Oversee personnel needs including hiring, training, and coaching employees and evaluating employee performance.

Provide training and presentations as needed in a positive and professional manner.

Complete required reports in a timely manner.

Create and monitor budget and operating metrics while diagnosing and improving profit, processes and return on investment.

Develop short-term and long-term goals and action plans in conjunction with the Divisional Vice President.

Become a strong business partner with the controller.

Detailed involvement in preparation of monthly forecasts and annual budgets and being accountable for accuracy.

Participate in the P&L and capital responsibility for the district.

Participate in the monthly P&L reviews to ensure budgets are met.

Establish and maintain performance targets, objectives and standards for each service activity at the site.

Develop and implement programs for optimal equipment utilization, equipment maintenance, labor, and material costs.

Execute necessary precautions to ensure safety and compliance with Company, DOT, DOL, OSHA and other standards and regulations.

Responsible for compliance to applicable environmental laws and regulations.

Travel regularly to customer and other company operating locations.

Perform other job-related duties as assigned.

Qualified Candidates must have:
Bachelors degree

2+ years of management level experience and a desire to manage and lead employees

Previous work experience in a transportation or heavy equipment industry/environment. This experience in winter conditions is required.

Excellent written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills

Excellent problem solving and analytical skills

Knowledge of OSHA, DOT and EPA guidelines

Computer proficiency, including Microsoft Excel/Word/PowerPoint and the ability to learn and use company specialized applications

Willingness to relocate required

Successful candidates are those who seek to thrive in an environment of operational excellence and accountability. We offer excellent benefits including: medical, dental, vision, flexible spending account, long term disability, life insurance, 401K retirement and unlimited opportunities to "Connect with Your Future".

Waste Connections is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer (M/F/D/V.)

About this company
57 reviews
How The Waste Was Won (with apologies to John Ford) would tell how Waste Connections has come to provide solid waste collection, transfer,...