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Title:  Driver Route -Med/ Shred (Class 3 with airbrakes)

Requisition Id:  21796
Job Function:  Field Services Operations
Career Area:  Drivers
Work Location:  Prince George, BC (Parking Lot)

About Us:

At Stericycle, we deliver solutions and drive innovations that protect the environment, people, and public health. This includes working to create a more sustainable, shared future. Our innovative solutions make a difference in people's lives, communities, and our planet by protecting their health and well-being. Change your career. Change your world. Join Stericycle and help protect health and well-being in a safe, responsible, and sustainable way.

Position Purpose:

The Route Driver - Hybrid is able to support both the Shred-it and Medical Waste business, with minimum 3 possibly 4 overnights a week.   This position covers routes when other team members are on vacation or sick, including those team members at remote transfer locations for both Shred-it and Medical Waste. They are responsible for providing industry leading levels of service to our clients while taking care of all customer document destruction needs or medical waste removal. The integrity of every Route Driver is essential to maintaining goodwill and building new bonds of trust with our clients. The Route Driver is a member of the Operations team and plays an integral role as the face of Shred-it and Medical Waste.  The Route Driver maintains Stericycle policies, standards, and practices and ensures adherence to Stericycle’s Vision, Mission and Values.

Key Job Activities:

•    Performs onsite/offsite document destruction of confidential information or pick up and transport medical waste
•    Pick up and transport waste/document destruction safely and according to all guidelines 
•    Plans daily schedule based on customers’ needs by reviewing daily paperwork, e.g., manifest, route sheets, etc. provided by the Dispatcher or Management
•    May prepare and load trucks to service select accounts ensuring enough supplies are added
•    Provide the highest level of customer service to assigned accounts on a daily basis, communicating any issues to the Dispatcher or Management for resolution. This includes but is not limited to re-routes, adjustments in container sizes, training, etc.  
•   Performs pre-trip, post-trip checks, and driver check-in on assigned truck, prior to leaving or closing for the day.  Reports any maintenance problems to Dispatcher for follow-up.  
•   Operates company equipment in a safe and efficient manner in an effort to minimize the risk of injury and equipment damage
•   Services accounts using a hand-held device, ensuring console/containers are barcoded, locations are up to date, and the accuracy of type and quantity of consoles/containers
•   Communicates with Stericycle Transportation Supervisor and/or Dispatcher regarding any change to route pickups, including address changes, customer not having waste ready for pickup, etc.   
•   Manages assigned routes ensuring customers’ material collected and serviced in a timely and accurate manner
•   Handles and responds to all customer problems and inquiries expediently and in the best interest of both the customer and our business
•   Completes other duties and responsibilities, as assigned


•    High School Diploma or equivalent preferred
•    3+ Years’ experience, preferably in route management and driving box trucks
•    Current driver’s license (Class 3) with an excellent driving record
•    Air Brake Endorsement Required


Stericycle currently offers its employees the option to participate in a full range of benefits, including a health care program which includes medical, dental, vision and prescription coverage, healthcare and dependent care flexible spending accounts, life and accidental death and dismemberment insurance, an employee assistance program, tuition reimbursement, paid vacation and sick time, and RRSP match. Participation in some programs requires that employees be regularly scheduled to work a minimum number of hours and/or to have fulfilled a waiting period after they begin employment with Stericycle.


Disclaimer:  The above description is meant to provide a summary of the nature and level of work being performed; it should not be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and requirements of the job.  This document does not create an employment contract, implied or otherwise.  Stericycle will consider requests for workplace accommodations for protected physical or mental limitations in accordance with its human resources policies and local laws.  To the extent permissible under local law, and consistent with business necessity, Stericycle reserves the right to modify the content formally or informally, either verbally or in writing, at any time with or without advance notice. #LI-DW1