Front Load Operator


Fero Waste and Recycling Inc, a division of The Municipal Group of Companies, is a solid waste company that services New Brunswick and Nova Scotia and is currently seeking the knowledge and expertise of a Front Load Operator based out of our Saint John, NB location.

Job Summary:

The Front Load Operator is responsible for the safe and efficient operation of a Class 3, Front Loader Refuse vehicle. This position is also responsible for inspecting, cleaning, and maintaining the equipment.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

Drive Front Load truck in a safe and efficient manner on assigned routes to fill contractual requirements; Ensure assigned routes are completed in a timely and safe manner.
Responsible for daily pre and post trip inspections of trucks assigned;
Check in with Dispatcher to determine what time to leave and return;
Load and unload materials, tools, and equipment under varying traffic and road conditions;
Maintain telephone or radio contact with appropriate supervisor to receive delivery instructions;
Advise Supervisor of any requirements for maintenance or repairs;
Report any driving infractions and/or suspensions;
Perform end of day driver check-ins to ensure complete and accurate paperwork completion;
Be aware of surroundings at all times;
Ensure a safe work environment in compliance with all safety policies and procedures using the appropriate tools and equipment for the task;
Protect and promote the interest of this company in all matters and to take actions as required to satisfy such responsibilities;
Ensure safety of fellow employees;
Perform other duties as assigned.

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, Education, and Experience:
Valid commercial driver’s license with clear driver abstract;
Class 3 driver’s license in good standing;
Ability to follow a firm work schedule as directed by supervisor;
Willingness to work in a team environment;
Ability to operate required equipment in a safe and responsible manner;
Comply with all safety policies and procedures;
Ability to effectively communicate with co-workers and supervisors to ensure that projects are completed properly;
Strong communication and interpersonal skills;
Strong customer focus;
Proven ability to multi-task & ability to prioritize tasks;
Previous waste and or recycling experience preferred;
Residential curbside collection experience preferred;
Working safely is a condition of employment.

What is Offered:
Competitive Compensation and a comprehensive Benefits Package is available upon meeting contract probationary agreement.
Fero Waste & Recycling is an Equal Opportunity Employer;
Our company offers internal opportunities for advancement & professional/personal growth;
Employees are offered unique perks including company discounts.

How to Apply:

If interested in this position, all qualified candidates are to email a detailed resume to We thank all those for submitting an application, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.