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Sales Representative

Location: Debert, NS, Canada
Date Posted: Oct 20, 2021
Category: Sales & Accounts
Job ID: 77312

Job Description

The Opportunity:

The Opportunity


Safety-Kleen is looking for a Sales Representative to join their safety conscious team.

As an Account Manager, you’ll meet or exceed sales objectives within an assigned geographic territory through prescribed sales techniques; you will develop existing customer relationships and cultivate new account opportunities. The main priority will be business development We invest in you from day one, by providing you with an exemplary company paid training program, to ensure your success with Safety-Kleen!

Why work for Safety-Kleen?


  • Health and Safety is our #1 priority and we live it 3-6-5!
    • Competitive wages
    • Comprehensive health benefits coverage after 30 days of full-time employment
    • Group 401K/RRSP with company matching component
      • Generous paid time off, company paid training and tuition reimbursement
      • Positive and safe work environments
      • Opportunities for growth and development for all the stages of your career


Key Responsibilities: 


  • Ensures Health and Safety is the number one priority by complying with all safe work practices, policies, and processes and acting in a safe manner always;
  • Identify profitable new opportunities from leads provided by branches/facilities, current customers, trade publications, state associations, internet/newspaper/journal articles, or cold calling.
  • Develop customer solutions and sell all applicable Safety-Kleen products and services according to the defined sales strategy/pricing tools.
  • Prepare sales plans and forecasts; Monitor and track sales plan to ensure sales quota is met or exceeded.
  • Prepare and deliver customer quotes and identify new solutions for customers; provide technical and sales assistance to customers.
  • Serve as interface between customers and company to ensure that customer needs are met, and issues are promptly resolved.
  • Keep abreast of products, market conditions and competitive activities.
  • Maintain current database using CRM tool ( while providing accurate sales reporting, as required.
  • Ensures that all sales actions comply with all regulations and Safety-Kleen corporate policies/processes.
  • Daily local travel is required; Limited overnight travel may be required (<15%) for customer visits, vendor visits, training.
  • Proven ability to prospect, negotiate, and close deals



What does it take to work for Safety-Kleen?



  •  Required attendance to a continuous (2) two weeklong on-boarding and regulatory training course that will be held out of town. Expenses (Lodging, Food, Travel) to be paid by Safety-Kleen.
  • 3+ years of business-to-business (B2B) sales experience, preferably in the industrial, automotive, or environmental services markets
  • High School Diploma or equivalent required. Bachelor’s Degree in Business Management or related field preferred
  • Strong time management and organizational skills to ensure focus on value-added sales activities
  • Strong customer-orientation; prompt issue resolution/follow-through
  • Strong communication (written and oral) skills
  • Strong computer skills (MS Applications: Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Prior experience using CRM software tools and reporting; experience a plus!
  • Physical requirements include sitting, standing, walking, bending, light lifting (typically less than 25 lbs./11.36 kgs), and driving a vehicle
  • Valid driver’s license is required

Wondering what to expect in starting your career with Safety-Kleen?  Click Here to view a Day in the Life Video!

Safety-Kleen Systems, a Clean Harbors company, has a commitment to excellence deeply rooted in a strong sense of tradition. Our entire business model revolves around keeping North American businesses green. We generate more than $1.2 billion in annual revenue as a world-class environmental service organization and market leader in industrial hazardous waste management, parts-cleaning technology, and oil re-refining. We collect over 200 million gallons of used motor oil each year and we have the largest re-refinery capacity in North America allowing us to re-refine more than 150 million gallons each year.
Every day, we help our customers resolve their waste management needs and reduce their carbon footprint. PROTECTION. CHOICES. PEOPLEMAKE GREEN WORK.


Join our safety focused team today!  To learn more about our company, and to apply online for this exciting opportunity, visit us at

Clean Harbors is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate against applicants due to race, ancestry, color, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, religion, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, or on the basis of any other federal, state/provincial or local protected class.

Safety-Kleen Systems, a Clean Harbors company, is a Military & Veteran friendly company.




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