Truck Driver/Labourer (4 Temporary)

Job Details

Job Id #:
2019-50
Job #2019-50:Truck Driver/Labourer (4 Temporary)
Date posted:
August 27, 2019
Closing date:
September 16, 2019 - 4:00pm
Job type:
Temporary Full-Time
Wage range:
$27.18
Hours of work:
Normal hours of work are up to 40 hours per week including days, evenings, weekends and holidays; flexibility in scheduling is necessary to change shifts and/or work overtime as needed
Work period:
November 2019 to March 2020
Start date:
November 2019

Temporary employees are required for the 2019/2020 winter season to assist with snow removal activities.  Truck Driver/Labourers are responsible for operating light or medium duty trucks and for performing generally unskilled labour.

Main duties and responsibilities are in the areas of snow removal/ice control, street and road maintenance, and other duties to provide back-up support to other division duties as assigned.  Snow removal/ice control duties include:  performing snow removal as assigned including operation of snow plow, sanders, dump trucks and/or other equipment including hand and power tools, together with any associated manual labour and maintenance duties as assigned; and, operating light or medium duty trucks (light trucks may be equipped with front-mounted snow plow and/or sanding equipment).  Street and road maintenance duties include:  performing maintenance and/or construction duties related to roads, sewers, sidewalks and curbs, bus shelters, road allowances, catch basins, Public Works yard facility, and/or other Public Works operations as assigned and the operation of sanders, dump trucks, mowers, jack-hammers, and/or other equipment including hand and power tools, together with any associated manual labour and maintenance duties as assigned; and, maintaining municipal roads including litter and debris pick up, vacuuming leaves, street sweeping, snow clearing/removal and winter sanding operations, erecting snow fences and/or other related operations.

Experience and Qualifications:

  1. OSSD or equivalent with one (1) year experience as a Truck Driver or combination of education and experience in roads/winter control operations and maintenance activities. 
  2. Ability to operate a plow and wing combination, sander, sidewalk maintenance tractor, farm tractor and other power hand equipment.
  3. Valid Class DZ Driver's Licence, current Driver’s Abstract, and Criminal Record & Judicial Matters Check with results satisfactory to the Town.
  4. Good organizational, record-keeping, interpersonal, and problem-solving skills.
  5. Ability to deal courteously and effectively with members of the public and other departments and/or government contacts.
  6. Possess a valid standard first aid and CPR/AED level “C” certificate (or willing to obtain).

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