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Garbage Truck Driver - Public Works Posted on Apr 05, 2018 by Waste Connections of Canada Inc.

  • Location Red Deer, AB
  • Earnings $23.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 to 50 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 4 Vacancies
  • Closing Date May 05, 2018
Job Requirements

Employer

Waste Connections of Canada Inc.

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)
  • Up to 9 kg (20 lbs)
  • Up to 13.5 kg (30 lbs)

Truck or Equipment Experience

  • Water sprinkler truck
  • Snow transportation truck
  • Snowblower
  • Snowplough
  • Sewer jet or flusher truck
  • Salt truck
  • Sanding truck
  • Road line painting truck
  • Road spraying truck
  • Road sweeper
  • Garbage truck
  • Drain roto service truck

Specific Skills

Operate various vehicles and equipment

Security and Safety

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

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own transportation
  • Valid driver's licence
  • Drive manual transmission vehicle

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Work under pressure
  • Physically demanding
  • 20/20 vision
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Ability to distinguish between colours
  • Sitting
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Overtime required

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.

Advertised Until

May 05, 2018

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 Garbage Truck Driver - Public Works 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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