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
Waste Connections of Canada Inc.
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)
7 months to less than 1 year
- 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
- Sewer jet or flusher truck
- Salt truck
- Sanding truck
- Road line painting truck
- Road spraying truck
- Road sweeper
- Garbage truck
- Drain roto service truck
Operate various vehicles and equipment
Security and Safety
- Driving record check (abstract)
- Medical exam
- Drug test
- Criminal record check
- 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
- Combination of sitting, standing, walking
- Bending, crouching, kneeling
- Overtime required
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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
Interest in comparing information to maintain streets and repair sewer systems, and to remove garbage and dump loads at designated areas
Interest in checking, lubricating, refuelling and cleaning equipment, and in reporting any malfunctions to supervisors
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