What We Need
Reporting to the District Roads Supervisor, with technical direction from the Lead Operator, you are responsible for carrying out the full range of activities.
You’ll perform duties required to ensure the York Region road system is compliant with maintenance standards; and operate specialized heavy duty Regional and rented equipment as well as various manual labour tasks.
Who You Are
You are a team player with excellent communication, critical thinking, innovation, and personal ownership
You embrace a behavior of employee involvement and commitment to excellence on the job
You interact with internal and external customers in a professional, courteous, and respectful manner that contributes toward a positive and productive work environment
You display a commitment to serving the community
What You Bring To York Region
Successful completion of a Secondary School diploma or equivalent approved combination of education and experience
Valid Ontario Class DZ driver’s licence
Experience in the field of specialized heavy duty equipment and other equipment associated with road maintenance operations such as but not limited to dump trucks, loaders, tractors, snow plows using a Tandem or Single Axle Roadway plow / salter, chainsaws and grass-cutting equipment
Knowledge of specialized activities required in the maintenance and repair of road signs, guideposts, hazard protection devices, and drainage installations and repairs would be considered an asset
Knowledge of equipment vehicle operations as they relate to road maintenance activities
Knowledge of summer and winter road maintenance activities and operations
A commitment to a healthy workplace for yourself and others by providing a safe and efficient road system
Ability to work rotating shifts, perform standby duties, and work outside regular business hours, in adverse weather conditions as required.