Life’s too short not to do something you love!
Join the Urban Impact team!
At Urban Impact, every week brings new challenges, and the pace is fast. But we’re always facing forward, sharing a common goal to amaze our customers.
We are passionate about creating recycling solutions. The environment is at the heart of all our work.
Work with Us
Urban Impact is a family-run environment- We value our team and want them to succeed.
We take pride in providing challenging and rewarding careers to over 150 employees. Our continued growth and success results from our most valuable asset: our people.
Our team learns and grows together to fulfil our mission. We also like to have fun. We help you build a long-term career with us, by placing an emphasis on promoting and developing talent internally.
We also have plenty of fun together.
Want to be part of our team?
Do you like the idea of life on the road or an office-based role?
Urban Impact is looking for new members to join our team. Come build your career with us.
We love to work alongside dedicated, trustworthy individuals with lots of energy and an engaged attitude. If you have a flair for customer service and can see how you’d fit into our mission, we want to hear from you.
We believe in focusing on what matters most… you!
Count on feeling motivated and inspired by our opportunities to grow and volunteering opportunities.
Do you enjoy driving? Would you like to earn above average pay while driving well-maintained trucks, and be home every night for dinner? We schedule 4 X 10 hour shifts.
If you have previous experience with 5 ton trucks, this could be the perfect job for you.
We love to work with dedicated, trustworthy individuals who have excellent people and time-management skills. If your driving record is spotless and you want to play your part in protecting the planet, we want to hear from you.
Being a Driver at Urban Impact can be a fun, educational and rewarding experience.
Drivers will learn not only how to safely and efficiently operate their vehicle. You will also learn the business of logistics and how the recycling process works.
We are looking for a safety-driven, energetic and customer service-oriented Rear Load Drivers - Class 5 Drivers with Air Brakes endorsement.
Previous driving experience is an asset. We are looking for enthusiasm, energy, and a positive attitude. Must have a clean drivers abstract (to be provided).
JOB OPPORTUNITIES - JOIN OUR TEAM
We’ve built a team that does great work and has an awesome time doing it.
Here are the positions we are currently looking for:
Check back to see our new job opportunities that are frequently posted.
We bet you’ve seen our green and white trucks on the road. Drivers are the heart and soul of our collection business. Find out more about a driving career with Urban Impact.
RECOGNITION AND REWARD AT WORK
We believe in supporting and providing opportunities for learning and growth. We invest in our
people, because they help us make an even greater impact.Urban Impact recognizes and rewards
employee performance with highly competitive compensation packages, including:
- Competitive salary
- Pay enhancers to upgrade skills and certification
- Profit sharing
- RRSP matching
- Medical and Dental coverage
- Carbon credits for green commuting
- Wellness incentive
- Professional development incentives
- On-the-job training
We also celebrate and recognize teamwork through staff events like bowling, BBQs, golf tournaments, volunteerism, Pink Shirt Day to take a stand against bullying, and more.
Everyone has a voice. We make sure everyone is heard, considered and respected.
All inclusive. Be yourself. That’s who we’re hiring. Our culture celebrates and supports the difference that make each of us unique.
We support exploring new fields right under our own roof.
OUR HIRING PROCESS
The Urban Impact Hiring Process - Making a true match
Our process is designed to help identify how well your needs, skills and qualifications align with Urban Impact. We work hard to ensure that this hiring process is fully transparent – from the moment you begin your search to your first day on the job. The process can take a few weeks to complete, and can help identify diverse opportunities that could allow you to grow within our company.
GETTING STARTED: RESUME AND APPLICATION SUBMISSION
All of our job openings are here on our website, scroll up on this page to see all the current job postings.
Once you’ve found and reviewed the positions currently available, it’s time to start applying. (Please note, if you are applying for a Driving position, you are required to submit a current Driver’s Abstract)
Once we’ve received your resume, we’ll send you a confirmation.
1. 1. EVALUATION
We will review your resume. We create a candidate shortlist for the position. If you meet the qualifications, our team will review your application and contact you to schedule an interview. (Due to the volume of applications, we contact only those applicants who closely align with our job requirements)
2. SETTING UP AN INTERVIEW
If you’ve been selected, you will be contacted to set up an initial interview. We want to learn more about your qualifications, career interests and see if you are a cultural fit. If you have a successful first interview, you will then be invited to participate in a more in-depth face-to-face interview.
We will conduct an in-person interview. We will assess your fit with the position, and you can learn more about the Urban Impact culture, work environment and benefits.
4. BACKGROUND AND REFERENCE CHECKS
All employees are subject to background and reference checks, including proof of eligibility to work in Canada.
5. JOB OFFER
After a thorough review of all items and your interview, we will extend an offer.
Your first few days at Urban Impact will include a safety orientation, plant tours, payroll set-up and staff introductions and training.
WHAT MAKES OUR CULTURE WORK?
WE CARE ABOUT EACH OTHER
Urban Impact works hard to be flexible and fair to our whole team. Rule one is to work safely. Always. We support health and wellness. We respect each other and strive to share positive energy every day. That’s how we get more done, together.
WE CARE ABOUT OUR CUSTOMERS
We focus on our customers’ needs. Meeting or exceeding their expectations and helping them achieve their diversion goals.
WE CARE ABOUT OUR COMMUNITY
Two or three times a year, Urban Impact employees are encouraged to participate in community such as Pink Shirt Anti-Bullying Day and Movember.
RECYCLING IS AN EVOLVING BUSINESS
To keep innovating we share a work environment that nurtures new ideas at all levels. This also means supporting and encouraging our staff’s personal and professional development.
Can’t see what you’re looking for?
We try to approach everything we do thoughtfully — and if you feel the same about your work, we’d love to hear from you.
Send your CV and a cover letter telling us why you think you'd be an amazing addition to the team to firstname.lastname@example.org