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Waste Connections, Inc Maintenance Manager in Blenheim, Ontario

Job Title

Maintenance Manager

Employee Type


Requisition Primary Location

Blenheim, Ontario

Job Description

Waste Connections of Canada is looking for an experienced Fleet and Heavy Equipment Maintenance Manager for our Ridge Landfill district. We offer industry competitive wages. Overall compensation also includes company paid benefits and RRSP matching.


Call or Text Iram today at 416-907-5364

Summary of Functions:

The Maintenance Manager is responsible for maintaining Waste Connections of Canada vehicles so they are safe and have minimum downtime (all vehicles on the road each day, except for those requiring major repairs). The manager develops and runs a Preventative Maintenance Program to minimize disabled vehicles, major repairs and to prolong vehicle life. You will be responsible for hiring, training, coaching, conduct discipline meetings and handle grievances.

  • Establish annual budget within Waste Connections guidelines (e.g., cost/hour based on age of vehicle).

  • Recommend capital expenditures; develop a business case for replacement vehicles, equipment or tools.

  • Monitor and spend within allocated budgets, e.g., tires, parts, repairs and outsourced maintenance (for electrical and advanced diagnostics).

  • Develop a Preventative Maintenance (PM) schedule for the Supervisor to assign to mechanics.


  • 3-5 years’ experience as a maintenance manager (with responsibility for developing and maintaining a preventative maintenance and asset replacement program) in a related industry, ideally in a unionized environment.

  • Knowledge of heavy-duty trucks, Front End and Roll off trucks essential

  • Heavy Duty Truck Mechanic license is an asset.

  • Knowledge of the waste management industry is helpful.

  • 5 years of previous work experience in relevant trades (e.g., mechanic, welder) is an asset.

  • Familiarity with container shops and welding is an asset.

  • Reading, writing, and communication skills including a high comfort level with computers and technology.

What’s In It for You?

You will be joining a team environment and colleagues who embrace a “work hard, play harder” culture. Our compensation package is competitive, and comes with excellent benefits, including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, RRSP plans. You’ll also be associating yourself with a company that likes to lead by example, through a strong presence in our local communities, charitable giving, sustainability initiatives and more.

Waste Connections of Canada/Enviro Connexions is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Job Requirements:







Who We Are

Waste Connections is an integrated solid waste services company that provides solid waste collection, transfer, disposal and recycling services in mostly exclusive and secondary markets. Our goal is to create an environment where self-directed, empowered employees strive to consistently fulfill our constituent commitments and seek to create positive impacts through interactions with customers, communities, and fellow employees.


Waste Connections is always working to protect the health of the communities we serve, and we are grateful for the hard work and dedication that you bring to your job every day. Working here means you are a safety-minded individual who is making important contributions on a daily basis that will make a positive impact on those around you. We appreciate that you are a person of integrity who takes pride in the work you do.

Our Opportunities


People who want to gain valuable professional experience will find that Waste Connections is a fantastic place to work. You’ll enjoy the opportunity for beneficial training and professional development opportunities that can help enhance your skills and lead the way to a more promising future.


Bring your passion to succeed and you’ll quickly discover that great opportunities are all around you. At Waste Connections, you’ll thrive if you are friendly, dedicated, and prefer a work hard/play hard culture that is focused on maintaining our reputation as the premier waste services company in the markets we serve.