Senior Route Manager
Company: Waste Management
Location: North Bergen
Posted on: May 5, 2021
Equal Opportunity Employer:
Waste Management (WM), a Fortune 250 company, is the leading
provider of comprehensive waste and environmental services in North
America. We are strongly committed to a foundation of operating
excellence, professionalism and financial strength.-- WM serves
nearly 25 million customers in residential, commercial, industrial
and municipal markets throughout North America through a network of
collection operations, transfer stations, landfills, recycling
facilities and waste-based energy production projects.
Waste Management has an exciting career opportunity for a Senior
Route Manager to manage the hauling site operations for--all lines
of business in Fairview, New Jersey.-- This is a great opportunity
for someone who has strong managemern skills and experience
managing managers who oversee truck hauling operations for one
I.-- Job Summary
Manages collection routes and driver/laborer performance on a daily
basis at a single, large hauling site.-- Supervises Route Managers
and Drivers from multiple lines of business: Residential,
Commercial, Roll-Off, Port-to-let, Tractor Trailer, HCS, Bagster
(does not include Oilfield Services)
II.-- Essential Duties and Responsibilities--
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to
perform each essential duty satisfactorily.-- Other minor duties
may be assigned.--
Organizes and schedules all necessary resources required to
accomplish activities, including monitoring driver time and
coordinating daily operational needs with Maintenance team.
Manages the end-of-day check-in process, capturing and
communicating key service, safety, and equipment issues.
Participates in regular P&L reviews to ensure that budgets are
met; develops and implements programs for optimal equipment
utilization, equipment maintenance, and labor and material
Reviews weekly demand / volume for routes, determines potential
gains from re-routing, and recommends re-routes to the routing
Sets and monitors productivity, service, and safety targets for
each route and driver by collecting accurate data and reporting for
various incentive pay programs.
Ensures that drivers comply with physicals, drug or alcohol tests,
and training required by regulatory agencies.-- Documents and
maintains records required by regulatory agencies such as the
Department of Transportation and OSHA.
Works with functional groups to resolve employee relations and
labor relations issues.
Conducts Root Cause Investigations for all injuries and incidents,
ensuring consistent discipline and retraining.--
Visits customers and customer sites to evaluate and resolve safety
issues, seeking service alternatives where appropriate.-- Ensures
set-up errors and missed pickups are reported and resolved.
Assists with personnel needs of the department including selecting,
coaching, disciplining, and training employees and evaluating
employee performance.-- Provides input into termination,
compensation, and promotion decisions.
Ensure adherence to facility best practices and processes by
conducting regular auditing.-- Ensure that the monthly facility
inspection is completed and that the site remains compliant.
III.-- Supervisory Responsibilities
Supervises drivers in the districts from all lines of businesses.--
Mentor/Coach less experienced Route Managers.
Direct reports will conssit of route managers and operations
The requirements listed below are representative of the
qualifications necessary to perform the job.
A.-- Education and Experience
Education: Associate's Degree (accredited) or in lieu of degree,
High School Diploma or GED (accredited) and 2 years of relevant
Experience: 3 years of work experience in transportation,
logistics, or solid waste operations (in addition to education
B.-- Certificates, Licenses, Registrations or Other
Valid drivers' license--
C. Other Knowledge, Skills or Abilities Required
Ability to coach, train and mentor
Ability to manage managers and provide evaluation and guidance
Ability to participate in the district's profit & loss review and
report out on performance metrics regularly
V.-- Work Environment
Listed below are key points regarding environmental demands and
work environment of the job. Reasonable accommodations may be made
to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential
functions of the job.
Normal setting for this job is: office setting and/or
At Waste Management, each eligible employee receives a competitive
total compensation package including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life
Insurance and Short Term Disability.-- As well as a Stock Purchase
Plan, Company match on 401K, and more!-- Our employees also receive
Paid Vacation, Holidays, and Personal Days.-- Please note that
benefits may vary by site.
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