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Job Details

Garbage Truck Driver

Employer

Waste Connections of Canada

Date Posted

June 20, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Rocky View, AB
  • Earnings $24.00 to $28.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 40 to 50 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Jul 29, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

Waste Connections of Canada

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

  • Class 1/1F/A Licence (semi trailer trucks)
  • Class 2/2F/C Licence (buses with more than passengers)
  • Class 3/3F/DF Licence (trailer truck, vehicles with more than 3 axles)
  • Air Brakes Endorsement

Experience

Experience an asset

Weight Handling

Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Truck or Equipment Experience

Garbage truck

Specific Skills

  • Report any malfunctions to supervisor
  • Operate various vehicles and equipment
  • Check, lubricate, refuel and clean equipment

Security and Safety

  • Driving record check (abstract)
  • Drug test
  • Criminal record check

Work Site Environment

  • Wet/damp
  • Hot

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Physically demanding
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking

Health benefits

  • Health care plan
  • Disability benefits
  • Dental plan
  • Vision care benefits

Financial benefits

As per collective agreement

Long term benefits

Other benefits

Screening questions

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?
  • Do you have the above-indicated required certifications?

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes & Abilities
The Garbage Truck Driver is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

Public Works Maintenance Equipment Operators
OBJECTIVE

Interest in driving garbage trucks, street cleaning equipment such as street sweepers and other vehicles equipped with rotating brushes, snowploughs and plough blades; sewer maintenance equipment such as rodders and sewer jet cleaners; and trucks equipped with road-sanding and other similar apparatus

METHODICAL

Interest in comparing information to maintain streets and repair sewer systems, and to remove garbage and dump loads at designated areas

innovative

Interest in checking, lubricating, refuelling and cleaning equipment, and in reporting any malfunctions to supervisors

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 

It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective, and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes for this NOC group is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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Abilities

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