District Manager – Environmental Waste for GFL Environmental Inc.

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The District Manager will oversee the waste processing operations within the assigned area. The incumbent will act as a liaison between the sites, providing direction to the Operations Managers & Supervisors to ensure that the sites optimize operations in a way that yields the most effective and efficient operation. The District Manager will oversee and provide leadership to all the assigned sites.

Key Responsibilities:

Responsible for overseeing and optimization of the operations and functionality of the assigned sites, while promoting safety, sanitation, and security through ensuring that all awareness programs, meetings, inspections, and preventative measures required have been completed on time.

Strong cost center management experience as part of their respective operational responsibilities and have a solid track record in providing positive results.

Proficient understanding of Environmental Regulations impacting the various sites and operations, complete reporting on time, experience dealing with the regulatory officials if required to do so.

Manage the financial, human, and physical resources of the assigned sites in alignment with GFL’s vision and values and in accordance with the annual Business Plan, with a strong focus on Profit & Loss activities.

Provide overall direction and co-ordination of all employees under his/her jurisdiction, including hiring, training, managing performance, promotion and discipline, and recommendations for discharge in accordance with policy and practice.

Provide guidance and direction to GFL Operations staff in all facilities regarding waste processing and disposal policies, procedures, and regulations.

Responsible to oversee and guide Industrial waste processing and disposal operations at all the facilities in a way that increases flexibility of the sites and reduces bottlenecks and inefficiencies.

Responsible for guiding and supporting the Site Operations Managers and Supervisors in the preparation and oversight of tenders/quotations and reports for operating, security and maintenance works including design, setting specifications, preparing cost estimates, project management and commissioning.

Develop short- and long-term goals and operating procedures to achieve/maintain on-going compliance of waste processing.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Competencies:

MUST have experience in the Environmental Waste Industry.

College diploma/degree in business or equivalent work experience required.

Minimum 5 years in an Operations Manager role.

Experience and strong knowledge in operation of waste vehicles.

Strong knowledge of Highway traffic act and applicable Safety Act.

Proven record in management of operations at waste processing sites in a safe and efficient manner.

Experience using MS Word, Excel, OMS.


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