Labourer I / Truck Driver III
City of Edmonton
City of Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.
1m ago

Up to 8 monthsLooking for a great place to work? A place where our culture means safety, respect, quality and excellence and putting our customer’s interests ahead of our own?

Then think City of Edmonton - City Operations. As a Labourer I / Truck Driver III in Parks & Roads Services, you will perform Labourer I and Truck Driver III work as needed.

Duties include : Labourer I

  • Perform heavy manual work with the use of hand tools
  • Operate light delivery vehicles transporting materials and supplies, and direct traffic during street construction projects
  • Load and unload materials from trucks
  • Collect refuse in parks, playgrounds and streets; cut, clear and burn brush; dig holes and trenches
  • Manually sweep and apply traction aids to sidewalks, and refill sand dispensers
  • Perform general housekeeping duties on yardsites
  • Remove snow around bridges, sidewalks, stairways and approaches, and sand slippery sidewalks and crosswalks
  • Assist in the painting of street lines and crosswalks, and the maintenance of wooden sidewalks, steps, fences and guardrails
  • Assist tradespeople in general building maintenance and construction
  • Perform other related duties as required
  • Truck Driver III

  • Deliver people, materials, equipment or parts to field crews, load and move equipment between work sites, and pick up parts and materials from vendors, warehouses and / or City stockyards
  • Load and unload materials manually and / or with the assistance of a power tailgate or forklift
  • Perform routine maintenance duties, such as cleaning the truck box and worksite, and performing routine maintenance of vehicles and equipment
  • Operate and care for a tandem or single axle sand / plow while engaged in snow and ice control
  • Be aware of obstacles adjacent to the road to avoid damage to Public Property when operating plow, including snow off the wing
  • Inform the lead hand of any on-the-road issues with equipment or observed accident or property damage
  • Perform other duties related to snow and ice control
  • Qualifications

  • Completion of Grade 10
  • 1 year of experience operating tandem or single axle sand / plow
  • Experience in mechanical walk clearing
  • Experience in hand work, including snow clearing
  • Ability to operate assigned equipment in a safe manner, including detecting minor defects in equipment as needed
  • Ability to understand and execute oral and written instructions
  • Ability to perform heavy manual labour, including the ability to lift up to 50lbs, for extended periods of time in various environmental and weather conditions
  • Compliance with the City of Edmonton's safety standards for Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) is a requirement for this position
  • Standard First Aid Certification
  • Valid Alberta Class 3 Driver's Licence with Air Brake Endorsement (or provincial equivalent). Obtaining and maintaining a City Driver's Permit is a requirement of this position
  • We are an equal opportunity employer. We welcome diversity and encourage applications from all qualified individuals. Up to 150 temporary part-

    time positions for up of 8 months Hours of work : Up to 39 hours per week. 24 hour, 7 day coverage, including weekends and night shifts, may be required Salary : $21.

    425 - $31.097 Talent Acquisition Consultant : CL / NG

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