Waste Connections, Inc Assistant Controller in Pinellas, Florida

Job Title

Assistant Controller

Employee Type


Requisition Primary Location

Clearwater, Florida

Job Description

As an Assistant Controller at Waste Connections US, Inc. you will be involved with every piece of the accounting cycle. Each day brings a new challenge. When not working on daily accounting functions you will be partnering with team members in all aspects of the business. You are expected to learn about Operations, Sales, Business Development, Customer Service and more rather than sit at your desk all day. Your success is entirely dependent on how hard you work, how well you build relationships and how well you develop as a leader. The key to Waste Connections’ continued growth and success is training, coaching, developing and promoting individuals who fit this culture and want to be part of something extraordinary.

Additional Requirements:

  • Must be a self-starter with the initiative to learn and a great work ethic

  • Interested in being exposed to and interfacing with multiple facets of the organization

  • Assist in the preparation of financial statements, reports and forecasts

  • Support operations personnel with daily, weekly and monthly metric calculations

  • Assist in annual budgets, audits, system implementations, etc.

  • Willingness to relocate for promotional opportunities


  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance

  • CPA, MBA or other professional certifications a plus

  • 1+ year Accounting experience

  • Excellent written and interpersonal communication skills

  • Ability to meet tight deadlines and juggle multiple priorities

  • Intermediate to advanced skills in MS Excel and related accounting business systems

Waste Connections US, Inc. is a fast growing NYSE-traded company that is the industry leader in the solid waste services sector. We pride ourselves in being a team of driven employees who do the right thing, at the right time, for the right reason. Our decentralized business model empowers employees to make decisions that have an immediate impact at the local level. And most importantly, we work hard but play harder!

We offer excellent benefits including: medical, dental, vision, flexible spending account, short term and long term disability, life insurance, 401K retirement and unlimited opportunities.

For more information and to apply, please visit www.wasteconnections.com at http://www.wasteconnections.com/ or Call Jaclyn at 303.867.5511.

Waste Connections is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer (Minority/Female/Disabled/Veterans)

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Who We Are

Waste Connections Inc. is an integrated solid waste services company that provides solid waste collection, transfer, disposal and recycling services in mostly exclusive and secondary markets. Our goal is to create an environment where self-directed, empowered employees strive to consistently fulfill our constituent commitments and seek to create positive impacts through interactions with customers, communities, and fellow employees.


Waste Connections is always working to protect the health of the communities we serve, and we are grateful for the hard work and dedication that you bring to your job every day. Working here means you are a safety-minded individual who is making important contributions on a daily basis that will make a positive impact on those around you. We appreciate that you are a person of integrity who takes pride in the work you do.

Our Opportunities


People who want to gain valuable professional experience will find that Waste Connections is a fantastic place to work. You’ll enjoy the opportunity for beneficial training and professional development opportunities that can help enhance your skills and lead the way to a more promising future.


Bring your passion to succeed and you’ll quickly discover that great opportunities are all around you. At Waste Connections, you’ll thrive if you are friendly, dedicated, and prefer a work hard/play hard culture that is focused on maintaining our reputation as the premier waste services company in the markets we serve.