Come grow with us! We are always on the lookout for potential employees who are looking for exciting careers and will strive to deliver great service to our customers, be a team player, and bring a positive attitude to our workplace. We offer:

    • Family/team atmosphere where staff are valued and appreciated
    • Excellent, well-maintained equipment and facilities
    • Competitive wages with annual review based on performance
    • Annual bonus incentive based on performance and annual evaluation
    • Blue Cross Benefits Plan
    • Pension Plan with increasing employer contributions with years of service
    • Health and Wellness spending accounts after 2 years of service
    • Many other benefits and perks!

HR Contact Information

  • To apply: click here or please submit your resume, cover letter, and drivers abstract (if applicable) to the Human Resources Department at careers@loraas.ca. All applications will be reviewed within ten business days of submission by a Human Resources employee.

Outside Sales Representative

October 8, 2019

Duties:

  • Responsible for territory development, management and retention
  • Ensure customer accounts remain in good standing, adjusting service needs as required, and providing superior customer service
  • Develop an inclusive list of competitor accounts via prospecting, scouting and cold-calling
  • Territory growth and expansion with research and follow-up on leads
  • Foster strong business relationships with new and existing customers, ensuring customer satisfaction to the Loraas Standard at all times
  • Create positive and professional relationships within sales team and fellow departments
  • Monitor and report on market information and pricing to provide suggestions for strategic improvements
  • Travel within sales territory will be required; a company vehicle will be provided

Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 5 years of successful direct sales experience in progressively responsible positions; with track record of achieving and surpassing targets
  • Strong communication skills with the ability to negotiate sales contracts
  • Must be self-motivated with a positive and outgoing personality
  • Proficient computer skills with proficiency in Microsoft Office applications
  • Minimum valid Class 5 drivers license with acceptable abstract required
  • As a condition of employment, all new employees to safety sensitive positions must successfully pass a substance test prior to their first day of employment. A criminal record check will also be required.

Mechanic

October 7, 2019

Duties:

  • Responsible for ongoing maintenance and repair of a wide variety of equipment, both mobile and stationary
  • Hands on troubleshooting, repair, adjustment, overhaul, and maintenance of trucks and heavy equipment used in waste hauling, earth moving and landfill operations, and commercial trash compaction equipment and balers
  • Dealing with breakdowns in the shop, on the road, at the landfill, and at customer sites
  • Adherence to company, and customer, site safety policies and procedures.
  • Other duties as assigned

 

Qualifications:

  • 3rd Year Apprentice (or equivalent experience) Heavy Equipment, Truck and Transport Technician, or Industrial Mechanics, some experience with truck and trailer an asset
  • Experience in electronic and pneumatic control systems, diagnostics on control systems hardware and software problems is an asset
  • Minimum valid Class 5 driver’s license with acceptable abstract required
  • As a condition of employment, all new employees to safety sensitive positions must successfully pass a substance test prior to their first day of employment. A criminal record check will also be required.

Washbay Attendant/ General Labourer

September 27, 2019

Duties & Responsibilities: 

  • Operating forklifts safely and efficiently
  • Moving trucks safely
  • Parking trucks safely and in an organized manner
  • Washing and organizing tires
  • Organizing washbay equipment
  • Wash containers, trucks, and floors
  • Ensure washbay is kept in clean and safe working condition
  • Ensure all containers coming in to the shop are washed and left in a state that is representative of our service levels
  • Responsible for prioritizing work, based on communication with operations management staff, operators, mechanical staff, welders, and others to ensure that customer expectations for timely service are met
  • Report containers needing repair
  • Ensure the building is secure and locked at shift end
  • Shift will be either 8:00am to 5:00pm or 2:00pm to 10:30pm, Monday to Friday.

Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of operation of forklifts, trucks, and washers necessary for the purpose of the position
  • Minimum Class 3A driver’s licence with clean abstract
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Ability to learn new tasks quickly
  • Ability to work both in a team environment and unsupervised
  • Good communication skills
  • Physically fit and capable
  • Mechanically inclined
  • As a condition of employment, all new employees to safety sensitive positions must successfully pass a substance test within a two week period of their hiring date. A criminal record check will also be required.

Class 3A/1A Driver (Roll Off)

June 21, 2019

General Duties: 

  • Training for and driving of tandem axle Roll Off trucks as a full-time driver
  • Communicate with fellow employees in person and via two-way radio to plan calls, problem solve, and meet customer needs
  • Container and equipment cleaning and repairs, buildings and facilities work, and other duties as assigned when not operating truck
  • Adherence to company, and customer, site safety policies and procedures
  • Hours of work starting as early as 4:00 am and operating up to a maximum of 13 hours per day

Physical Aspects:

  • Climbing in and out of truck multiple times throughout day
  • Operation of equipment on various road surfaces (paved, gravel, dirt, etc.)
  • Shoveling interior of containers to ensure frozen or compact material is emptied
  • Utilizing hand tarps and straps to ensure load security regulations are met
  • Exposure to dust, mud, smells, rodents, birds, heat and cold at various points throughout day/year

Qualifications:

  • Minimum Class 3A license required with clear abstract
  • Strong knowledge of Saskatoon and surrounding area
  • Minimum 3 years solid driving experience- short haul/city experience preferred
  • Hydraulic equipment experience, and/or farm background an asset
  • Excellent logistical and organizational skills
  • Good communication skills
  • This position is safety sensitive and as a condition of employment, all new employees to safety sensitive positions must successfully pass a substance test within a two week period of their hiring date. A criminal record check will also be required.

Class 3A/1A Driver (Front End)

June 21, 2019

General Duties: 

  • Training for and operation of Front-end waste and recycling collection equipment as a full-time driver, training on equipment is provided
  • Communicate with fellow employees in person and via two-way radio to plan calls, problem solve, and meet customer needs
  • Container maintenance, equipment maintenance, buildings and facilities work, and other duties as assigned
  • Following all company, and customer, site safety policies and procedures
  • Hours of work starting as early as 4:00 am and operating up to a maximum of 13 hours per day

Physical Aspects:

  • Climbing in and out of truck multiple times throughout day
  • Pulling/pushing containers to ensure access for truck
  • Opening/closing compound gates for container access
  • Shoveling interior of truck to ensure waste/recycle buildup does not occur
  • Climbing exterior of truck to access missed material 13 feet high
  • Exposure to dust, mud, smells, rodents, birds, heat and cold at various points throughout day/year

Qualifications:

  • Minimum Class 3A license required with clear abstract
  • Strong knowledge of Saskatoon and surrounding area
  • Minimum 3 years solid driving experience- short haul/city experience preferred
  • Hydraulic equipment experience, and/or farm background an asset
  • Excellent logistical and organizational skills
  • Good communication skills
  • This position is safety sensitive and as a condition of employment, all new employees to safety sensitive positions must successfully pass a substance test within a two week period of their hiring date. A criminal record check will also be required.