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Roll-Off Driver

Posting Start Date: Jan 12, 2022

Location: Surrey, BC, CA

Company: Cascades

Job Description

Driving a Roll Off truck to various customer locations to pick up their recyclables.

Job Responsibilities

  • Come to work well rested, mentally and physically prepared for your day’s duties. 
  • Pre-trip truck circle checks as per itemized inspection sheet.
  • Complete any repair orders for your truck to ensure that your truck is in a safe condition.
  • Required to immediately report any defects in equipment or workmanship, which may jeopardize the safe operation of your vehicle. 
  • Required to report any and all damage to the vehicle, its contents, or properties of others due to an accident in which your equipment is involved.
  • As a representative of the company, it is important to always be neat in appearance and courteous to our clients.
  • Ensure that when arriving at a client’s site, you advise the client of your presence and ensure that the compactor equipment is shut down and locked out before switching containers.
  • Duties will include driving a roll off truck to various client locations to switch, install and or remove roll off containers.  Tarping and picking up partial/ full roll off container loads and transporting loads to the proper facilities, as instructed by dispatcher, to be dumped.  This sequence will repeat during each day with some days being busier than others.
  • Responsible to ensure that the clients’ site is cleaned of any spill over debris, which may have fallen out from the container during the tarping and switching procedures.
  • Ensure that all compactor equipment is properly hooked up prior to leaving the clients’ facility
  • Containers opened steel doors can close onto driver if not secured in open position properly before dumping.
  • Contents of container can fall onto driver when back doors are being opened. Driver shall stand clear of rear when opening doors.
  • Container doors can spring open under extreme pressure once locking device is disengaged. Driver shall insure that no personnel, machinery, or structures are in the doors swing path causing injuries or damage.
  • Roll-off cable, hook, or hydraulic components could fail due to wear or fatigue, causing container from coming disconnected from the vehicle. Driver is to insure that no personnel or machinery is working or traveling behind the vehicle when the container is being picked–up or dumped.
  • This job description indicates the general nature and level of work, duties and responsibilities expected of the incumbent.  The incumbent may be asked to perform other duties as required.  Job description may change if needed. 



Valid drivers license with air brake endorsement.




  • Minimum 3 years truck driving experience
  • Minimum 6 months roll-off experience

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