Operations Supervisor

Job Description


Supervisor daily operations of a hauling facility. Ensure efficient service to customers while providing a safe work environment for employees and the public


This list of duties and responsibilities is not all inclusive and may be expanded to include other duties and responsibilities as management may deem necessary from time to time.

  • Supervise daily operations of a hauling division. Implement operating procedures and ensure excellence work standards are met
  • Oversee department staffing levels, including safety issues/claims, hiring, training and performance management of subordinate employees. Ensure positive morale of employees
  • Interact with customers and local, state and federal government employees to resolve customer service concerns and ensure regulatory compliance standards are met
  • Ensure maximum productivity and establish productivity improvement goals where needed
  • Responsible for the adherence to operating standards, the development of goals and objectives, and labor hours
  • Implement and maintain an effective loss control and safety program
  • Provide coaching and counseling for staff development. Train employees to interpret and understand productivity
  • Work with the General Manager and other department managers to ensure the long-term success of the facility
  • Approve the payroll of all employees under direct supervision


  • Knowledge of OSHA, and other related state and federal regulations
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Strong motivation and leadership skills
  • Ability to communicate effectively with all levels of personnel, customers and vendors


Education: High School Diploma, GED and/or equivalent work experience
Years of Experience: Minimum of 2 years waste industry and/or operations experience, and 1 year in a leadership or supervisory role.
Certifications: None


  • Usual office equipment including computer, telephone, fax machines, copier and calculator
  • Microsoft Office including Word, PowerPoint, Excel and Outlook
  • Company information system applications such as Trux


  • o Primarily usual office environment
  • Occasional exposure to extreme temperatures
  • May be exposed to solvents and chemicals, and refuse in trucks
  • Other risks associated with working around machines, tools, and trucks


  • Ability to organize office systems through adjusting, connecting, lifting, pulling, pushing, bending, or folding for the purpose of proper records development and/or management
  • Ability to use a computer and related devices, such as a keyboard, mouse or other related equipment, throughout the workday white seated at a desk or workstation


This job description is not a contract and does not affect the at-will nature of your employment relationship with Advanced Disposal. Furthermore, this job description is not intended to be all-inclusive and does not and cannot address every responsibility or duty you may be expected to perform during your employment. Advanced Disposal reserves the right to modify or amend this job description at its discretion, without prior notice.