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The Woodlands, TX
5001 to 10000 employees
1997
Company - Public (WCN)
Business Services
$2 to $5 billion (USD) per year
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Working at Waste Connections

"How The Waste Was Won" (with apologies to John Ford) would tell how Waste Connections has come to provide solid waste collection, transfer, disposal, and recycling services to about 2 million commercial, industrial, and residential customers in ... Read more

Waste Connections Reviews

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Waste Connections Chairman and CEO Ron Mittelstaedt
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    Current Employee - Human Resources Director in The Woodlands, TX
    Current Employee - Human Resources Director in The Woodlands, TX
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    I have been working at Waste Connections full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Great Culture
    Strong Leadership
    Fun place to work

    Cons

    A fair bit of travel for certain roles in the company

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Waste Connections Photos

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Waste Connections Interviews

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    Mechanic Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Arnold, CA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
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    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at Waste Connections (Arnold, CA).

    Interview

    Applied online. Got a call a few days later. Had a phone interview and scheduled an in person interview. Was interviewed by the lead mechanic and supervisor of the location. Received a call the day after interview and was offered the job.

    Interview Questions

    • Several job related questions and several what would you do in this type of situation questions.   Answer Question
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Waste Connections Awards & Accolades

  • Fortune 500, Fortune, 2015

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