Operations Mngmnt Trainee
Company: Waste Management
Posted on: April 10, 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.
I. Job Summary
Operations Management Trainee (OMT) is a position part of a
required developmental training program for a duration of 18 months
to 2 years. -- The duties and responsibilities are under the
direction and supervision of WM frontline managers (e.g., Fleet,
Sales, District or Route Managers) related to the assigned business
activity. This position, through assigned work activities and
projects, will develop a working knowledge of the WM day-to-day
hauling or post-collection business operations including but not
limited to route auditing, analysis and improvement
recommendations, safety rules and practices and the function and
role of intra- company departments as it pertains to day to day
business and long term goals (HR, Finance/Accounting, Customer
Service). -- The OMT training program is designed to develop
individuals into frontline manager roles.
II. Essential Duties and Responsibilities
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to
perform the essential duties satisfactorily. -- Other minor duties
may be assigned and may vary by location.
Hauling Operations: Responsible for the knowledge development and
progressive understanding and expertise in route planning,
auditing, analysis and improvement and related logistics
Rides along with Waste Management drivers on existing routes to
identify container weight and size, time, accessibility, risk, to
determine the effectiveness of route sequencing, increase route
efficiency, and document specific route and customer data.
Works with all frontline managers to include Operations Improvement
Manager, Fleet Manager, Sales Manager, District Managers, Route
Managers and fellow Operations Management Trainees to effectively
analyze routes to uncover improvement opportunities and review and
implement corrective actions
Develops a working knowledge of Waste Management's operational and
general business applications including but not limited to Safety,
Efficiency, Human Resources, Customer Service, Finance and
Accounting and Financial Planning. -- The incumbent is responsible
for building a comprehensive understanding of how these functions
contribute to the day to day and long term success of the business
and the employees
Develops a strong understanding and dedication to the WM Safety
Program; work with Corporate and local safety teams to continue to
create an aware and observant safety conscious culture
Periodically attends and contributes to driver safety meetings to
promote a favorable working relationship among all
Attend all mandatory training sessions; proficiency evaluations
will occur following all sessions
Participate in area mentor programs
Develop working knowledge of day-to-day hauling operations and
account for variances while promoting Waste Management Operating
III. -- Supervisory Responsibilities
This job has no supervisory duties.
The requirements listed below are representative of the
qualifications necessary to perform the job.
A. Education and Experience
Education: Bachelor--------s Degree (accredited), or in lieu of
degree, High School Diploma or GED (accredited) and 4 years of
relevant work experience.
Experience: No prior work experience (in addition to education
B. Certificates, Licenses, Registrations or Other Requirements
Valid Driver's License
C. Other Knowledge, Skills or Abilities Required
Must be willing to work various start times to include early
Must be able to ride in vehicle for up to 12 hours or sit at a desk
for up to 12 hours per day
Excellent verbal and written communications skills
Must have exceptional time management and organizational skills in
order to plan days, complete route analyses, make travel
reservations, meet all reporting requirements and training
Proven problem solving ability and successful conflict
History of leadership achievements
Ability to multi-task
Strong analytical skill
Work Standards - Setting high standards of performance for self and
others; assuming responsibility and accountability for successfully
completing assignments or tasks; self-imposing standards of
excellence rather than having standards imposed.
Safety Awareness - Identifying and correcting conditions that
affect employee safety and upholding safety standards.
Managing Work (Includes Time Management) - Effectively managing
one's time and resources to ensure that work is completed
Active Learning - Demonstrating zeal for new information,
knowledge, and experiences, regularly seeking and capitalizing on
learning opportunities; quickly assimilating and applying new
Building Trust - Interacting with others in a way that gives them
confidence in one's intentions and those of the
Applied Learning - Assimilating and applying new job-related
information in a timely manner.
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: --landfill/outdoor.
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 Pension, and more! -- Our employees also
receive Paid Vacation, Holidays, and Personal Days. -- Please note
that benefits may vary by site.
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Location: Flagstaff, AZ - 86001
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