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Waste Connections Recycling Center Operations Supervisor in Elk Grove Village, Illinois

Groot Recycling & Waste Services is currently seeking an Operations Supervisor for our recycling center located in Elk Grove Village, IL .

In this position you will be responsible for hiring, training, supervising, and ensuring the safety of our employees. You will also be trained and mentored in the waste business to prepare you for future management opportunities in our growing company.


Monitors progress of daily operations, reassigns employees, and makes staffing changes as necessary.

Helps develop and execute safety goals.

Conducts site inspections and audits of all site personnel to ensure proper work procedures.

Receives and reviews customer complaints regarding collection programs.

Performs reviews and performance management discussions.

Formulates both short-term and long-term goals and action plans for the recycling center.

Oversees a variety of complex compliance programs, including environmental, OSHA, and local permitting.

Requirements :

Ability to relocate for promotional opportunities based on performance

Bachelor's degree strongly preferred

3+ years of managing in a dynamic, people driven environment

Excellent written and interpersonal communication skills

Ability to meet tight deadlines and juggle multiple priorities

Intermediate to advanced skills in MS Excel and related business systems

Successful candidates are those who seek to thrive in an environment of operational excellence and accountability. We offer excellent Family benefits including: medical, dental, vision, flexible spending account, long term disability, life insurance, 401K retirement and unlimited opportunities to

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Waste Connections is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to disability or protected veteran status.