Assistant District Manager
Who Are We?
WASTE CONNECTIONS, Inc. (NYSE: WCN) is not only the best waste services company in North America, it is also an amazing place to realize your potential, make decisions, have your voice heard, and partner with extremely hard working and passionate people! We seek servant leaders, mentors, top performers, and fun people. At Waste Connections, we value each individual’s unique background, experience, and passion to make us a great place to work.
Why you need to join us!
• CULTURE: It’s a Great place to work! We work in an environment where empowered, self-directed all-stars know what they do is important.
• INTEGRITY: Our definition is “saying what you will do and then doing it!” We keep our promises to our customers and our employees.
• RESPECT: We show respect for our customers and fellow employees. Respect for ourselves grows through all the hard work and great service we provide to the communities we are privileged to serve.
As a member of our elite Waste Connections Operations team, you will be signing up for a company that is committed to our employee’s long-term career development and success. If you are open to relocation and willing to learn new tasks and challenges, Waste Connections wants you to be part of our Operations team.
Position Overview: We are seeking a dynamic and driven individual for our Assistant District Manager position as part of our Management Training Program. This is a unique opportunity for a talented individual to gain hands-on experience and develop the skills necessary to become a successful District Manager within Waste Connections.
As an Assistant District Manager, you will be immersed in a comprehensive training program, working closely with our District Manager of this large site, to learn the following key responsibilities:
1. People Management and Servant Leadership:
- Embrace and demonstrate the principles of servant leadership, putting the needs of your team and the community first.
- Assist in recruiting, training, and developing a high-performing team with a focus on empowering and supporting employees.
- Address employee performance issues with empathy and encourage professional growth.
2. Safety and Safety Culture:
- Promote and ensure adherence to safety protocols and procedures, emphasizing a strong safety culture.
- Lead safety meetings and participate in safety training programs.
- Implement safety initiatives to reduce incidents and accidents.
3. Political and Community Engagement:
- Build and maintain positive relationships with local authorities, community leaders, and stakeholders.
- Represent Waste Connections at community events and initiatives, embodying the spirit of a servant leader.
4. Financial Management:
- Assist in managing the district's budget, controlling expenses, and maximizing revenue.
- Analyze financial reports and identify areas for improvement while ensuring responsible financial stewardship.
5. Sales and Business Development:
- Collaborate with the sales team to identify growth opportunities.
- Assist in developing and implementing strategies to expand the customer base and increase revenue, always considering the impact on the community.
6. Employee Retention and Servant Leadership Culture:
- Implement strategies to improve employee retention and engagement, recognizing that a servant leadership culture is the foundation of our success.
- Continuously strive to enhance the servant leadership culture within the district.
- Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Management, or a related field preferred.
- Demonstrated leadership potential and strong communication skills.
- Willingness to relocate.
- Adept at problem-solving and decision-making.
- Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, results-oriented environment.
To be considered for any of our current openings you must complete an application at [Register to View] . Application information and additional instructions can be found once you select your position of interest.
We offer excellent benefits including: medical, dental, vision, flexible spending account, long term & short term disability, life insurance, 401K retirement and unlimited opportunities to "Connect with Your Future".
Waste Connections is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to disability or protected veteran status.