Employment Type
Temporary
Job Location
242006 Range Road 243, Wheatland County, Alberta, T1P 2C4
Date posted
May 27, 2024
Valid through
June 10, 2024

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Position title
Seasonal Truck Driver/Equipment Operator (Road Repair Crew)
Description

Job Number:

P24-13

Position Summary:

The Seasonal Truck Driver/Equipment Operator works with the Road Repair Crew and is responsible for operating tandem trucks and various heavy equipment in a safe and effective manner to ensure Wheatland County roadways are accessible, safe, and in good condition.

The Seasonal Truck Driver/Equipment Operator will provide back-up support within the Public Works Operations as required.

Responsibilities
  • Operation of tandem trucks and various heavy equipment for road and culvert repairs.
  • Perform all daily safety and maintenance checks and conduct general care and maintenance of equipment.
  • Deliver aggregates and materials to and from the worksite.
  • Perform various labour duties related to culvert installations.
  • Report any dangerous or unsafe conditions to the Drainage Supervisor.
  • Ensure adherence to all applicable Wheatland County policies and bylaws.
  • Ensure compliance with OH&S including attendance at safety meetings, being properly trained in OH&S related topics, and ensuring work is completed in a safe manner.
  • Appropriately, and in a timely manner complete administrative tasks when required.
  • Relate to and communicate with co-workers, management, customers, and vendors sincerely, clearly, tactfully, promptly, and courteously; respond to inquiries and complaints promptly and professionally.
  • Perform tasks, consistent with the position, including special projects / assignments, as may be required on an ad hoc basis.
Qualifications
  • Valid Class 3 or Class 1 Alberta drivers’ licence
  • 3 years’ experience driving similar vehicles and hauling similar commodities
  • 1 year experience working with various heavy equipment
  • Ability to work alone and work cooperatively in a team environment
  • Previous experience installing culverts or performing road maintenance is an asset
Working Conditions
  • (Approximately) April – November (Summer Season) – Monday to Friday; 50 regular hours/week;
  • Overtime may be required