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Job Details

Highway Snowplough Operator

Posted on Sep 02, 2020 by Alberta Highways Ltd.

  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $23.00 to $27.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 16  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Oct 11, 2020
Job Requirements

Employer

Alberta Highways Ltd.

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

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

  • Class 1/1F/A Licence (semi trailer trucks)
  • Class 3/3F/DF Licence (trailer truck, vehicles with more than 3 axles)

Experience

7 months to less than 1 year

Weight Handling

Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Truck or Equipment Experience

Snowplough

Specific Skills

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

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Overtime required

Personal Suitability

  • Initiative
  • Team player

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

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
The Highway Snowplough Operator is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
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 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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