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General Labourer - Public Works

Employer

CITY YARD WORKS INC.

Date Posted

June 26, 2024

Languages

English
  • Location Lethbridge, AB
  • Earnings $29.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 32 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Jul 26, 2024
Job Requirements

Employer

CITY YARD WORKS INC.

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

Work setting

Various locations

Tasks

  • Clean and maintain sidewalks, streets, roads and public grounds
  • Spread sand or salt on sidewalks for snow or ice control
  • Dig ditches and trenches
  • Operate jackhammers and drills to break up pavement
  • Collect money from coin boxes of parking meters
  • Collect and load refuse on garbage trucks
  • Assist equipment operators to secure attachments to equipment or truck
  • Assist in routine maintenance and repair of equipment
  • Assist skilled tradespersons
  • Load and unload trucks with supplies and equipment
  • Shovel cement and other materials into cement mixers, spread concrete and asphalt on road surfaces using shovels, rakes and hand tampers
  • Sweep debris and remove snow from streets, sidewalks, building grounds and other areas, and load snow and debris into carts or trucks

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Physically demanding
  • Repetitive tasks

Experience

Will train


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Interest Codes & Abilities
The General Labourer - Public Works is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

Public Works and Maintenance Labourers
METHODICAL

Interest in comparing to sweep debris and shovel snow from streets, building grounds and other areas; and in loading snow and debris into carts or trucks

objective

Interest in operating jackhammers and drills to break up pavement and power mowers and cutters to cut lawns and grass along roadsides; may operate mobile sidewalk-cleaning equipment

innovative

Interest in assisting with routine maintenance and repair of equipment; in assisting equipment operators to secure attachments to equipment and trucks, and in assisting skilled tradespersons such as carpenters, plumbers and mechanics

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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