Waste Connections Overview

  • www.wasteconnections.com
  • The Woodlands, TX
  • 10000+ Employees
  • 1997
  • Company - Public (WCN)
  • Building & Personnel Services
  • $1 to $5 billion (USD)

Waste Connections, Inc. is an integrated solid waste services company that provides waste collection, transfer, disposal and recycling services in mostly exclusive and secondary markets in the U.S. and Canada. Through its R360 Environmental Solutions subsidiary, the Company is ...
Mission: Honoring our commitments provides our stakeholders peace of mind and establishes us as the premier solid waste services company in the markets we serve. This creates a safe and rewarding environment for our employees while protecting the health and welfare of the communities we ...

Glassdoor Awards

Top CEOs: 2021(#76)

Company Updates

September 2, 2021
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"The 2021 SWANA Safety Award for Biggest Safety Improvement goes to Waste Connections of Canada - Toronto District of Ontario. Its safety program is focused on extreme and personal one-on-one engagement with the result that total incident rates went from a high of 53.8 in 2016 down to 6.2 through May 2021."
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SWANA has awarded the 2021 Safety Award winners
www.recyclingproductnews.com
September 2, 2021
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"The 2021 SWANA Safety Award for Biggest Safety Improvement goes to Waste Connections of Canada - Toronto District of Ontario. Its safety program is focused on extreme and personal one-on-one engagement with the result that total incident rates went from a high of 53.8 in 2016 down to 6.2 through May 2021."
Shared image - SWANA has awarded the 2021 Safety Award winners
SWANA has awarded the 2021 Safety Award winners
www.recyclingproductnews.com

Waste Connections Reviews

3.8
74%
Recommend to a Friend
84%
Approve of CEO
Worthing Jackman
Worthing Jackman
240 Ratings
Featured Review
5.0
Current Employee, less than 1 year

"Monitor rig activity internationally"

Jun 23, 2022 - Market Analyst
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

Pros

Huge learning opportunities with a great company culture and staff.

Cons

Can't say I have any

Advice to Management

Keep doing what you're doing
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Diversity & Inclusion at Waste Connections

3.8
(231 Reviews)

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How is diversity at Waste Connections?

...Support staff is very underpaid for the market and most the managers dont really value their employees, there is a lot of favoritism and if you dont bend over backwards for them or dont happen to make the "social list" you are treated like an outcast and ignored....Read More

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Waste Connections Interviews

Experience
Positive51%
Negative20%
Neutral29%
Getting an Interview
Applied online63%
Recruiter15%
Employee Referral10%
Difficulty
2.4
Average
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  1. Driver Interview

    Anonymous Employee in United States
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Interview

    Straight forward, average interview. I showed up early and they ended up starting the interview later than I was told. Slightly unprofessional but still okay. Attractive benefits and starting pay
    Interview

    Asked about prior related experience and availability

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Waste Connections Awards & Accolades

  • Fortune 500Fortune2015

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Waste Connections FAQ

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What is paid time off like at Waste Connections?

...Good benefits and insurance and equipment is some of the best for the industry paid holidays...

June 17, 2021

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People Also Ask about Waste Connections

Employees rate Waste Connections 3.8 out of 5 stars based on 589 anonymous reviews on Glassdoor.

To get a job at Waste Connections, browse currently open positions and apply for a job near you. Once you get a positive response, make sure to find out about the interview process at Waste Connections and prepare for tough questions.

Overall, 74% of employees would recommend working at Waste Connections to a friend. This is based on 578 anonymously submitted reviews on Glassdoor.

51% of job seekers rate their interview experience at Waste Connections as positive. Candidates give an average difficulty score of 2.4 out of 5 (where 5 is the highest level of difficulty) for their job interview at Waste Connections.

70% of employees think that Waste Connections has a positive business outlook. This is based on anonymous employee reviews submitted on Glassdoor.

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