9.30pm Sunday, July 25 on Ten
The smash hit reality series UNDERCOVER BOSS follows the bosses of some of America’s biggest corporations as they slip anonymously into frontline jobs in their companies to find out what could be improved and discover some of the unsung he- roes that make their companies work. Each week a different executive will leave the comfort of their corner office for an undercover mission to examine the inner workings of their company. While working alongside their em- ployees, they will see the effects their decisions have on others, where the problems lie within their organisation and get an up- close look at both the good and the bad. WASTE MANAGEMENT – Season 1, Episode 1Larry O’Donnell, COO and President of Waste Management, the largest trash company in North America, goes undercover into his own company to find out how his cost saving initiatives are affecting his front-line workers. And he certainly doesn’t mind getting his hands dirty as he undertakes a number of jobs includ- ing sorting out recyclable rubbish, picking up litter that has blown adrift from a landfill and clean- ing and emptying portable toilets with possibly the happiest man in America! Having emotionally connected with several of his employees and walked a couple of miles in their shoes, changes are a coming for Waste Management workers. DON’T MISS…Larry is fired for the first time in his career doing the most basic entry-level job, finds an under- paid employee who is losing her house and discovers there are no bathroom breaks for drivers forcing female drivers to pee in a can.