Operations Manager – Recycling Alternative

Job Overview:
Responsible for our Vancouver and Calgary operations, the Operations Manager oversees the daily functions of our fleet, warehouse and operations staff.
Reporting to the Chief Administrator Officer and working with the Management Team, this role is pivotal to all aspects of our organization. The successful candidate will have the necessary skills to provide leadership to the operations team, as well as the ability to manage and maintain the operational administration this position requires.

The Operations Manager works with Dispatch to schedule drivers and co-ordinate coverage, ensuring optimal routing and consistent service levels for Recycling Alternative clients. They also work with the warehouse team to improve the efficiency of materials processing and coordinate the regular shipments of materials. This position is responsible for the maintenance and repairs for the RA fleet of trucks and processing equipment, to ensure safe and reliable equipment performance.
Administration for this role includes the following as required: Fleet Insurance, ICBC Claims, WCB, Materials tracking, Human Resources, Procedures, and Health & Safety.
You will oversee the hiring and onboarding of new employees on the operations team, and work with the management team to determine employment needs for future growth. As training is an important foundation for Recycling Alternative’s safe and efficient operation, your leadership as Operations Manager sets the standard, and helps the create the template to guide staff and inform procedures.

As a logistics and processing operation, this role is an on-site position, responsible to overseeing the daily functions of our operation. At times you may be required to provide hands-on help to your team and be available for communication outside regular hours to manage unexpected situations.
This position will also be involved in project management and logistics decisions as we develop new systems for our operation, and innovate waste management solutions for our clients. Your ability and knowledge will be valuable input in these processes. This position offers the opportunity to innovate, lead and grow with the company.

Next Steps:
Please submit your resume and cover letter to: careers@recyclingalternative.com Due to the current COVID-19 safety procedures we have in place, we will be conducting initial interviews by phone or video meeting. Only those selected for interviews will be contacted. Thank you for your interest.