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Labourer II

Job Details
Open Date Dec 18 2019 - 09:12:00 AM Close Date Jan 31 2020 - 11:59:00 PM
Position Title Labourer II Posting Type Union CUPE
Posting Status Active Position Length Temporary Full-time
Department Group Roads & Fleet Hours per Week 40
Department Finance & Infrastructure Services Openings 5
Education Other    
Location Various Locations Competition 19-96TR
Salary Range $24.90
Union Position No


Reporting directly to the Area Supervisor, this role is responsible for operating and maintaining heavy equipment and performing various duties for the divisions winter maintenance program. 

The Position

  • Operate and maintain Road and Fleet equipment including grader, loader, dump truck, snow plow etc.
  • Participate in Town training programs as required
  • Carry out winter road patrols as per the requirements of the provincial minimum maintenance standards for highways
  • Record road conditions and report to Area Supervisor
  • Perform additional duties, including labour jobs when required


The Ideal Candidate

Candidates will have the following education and experience or equivalent.

  • Completion of Grade 12 or equivalent
  • Valid DZ licence, in good standing with no more than 3 demerit points
  • Must have experience in maintenance or construction; experience operating graders, loaders and/or heavy trucks is required
  • Thorough working knowledge of the hazards of heavy equipment
  • Must be able to meet the physical demands of the position including lifting up to 50 lbs (25 kgs) and work in adverse weather conditions
  • Demonstrated mechanical ability
  • Superior interpersonal skills including the ability to work effectively in a team environment
  • Satisfactory passing of a vulnerable sector check, and proof of qualifications will be required of any successful candidate(s) for this position.

Rate of pay: $24.90/hr. 


The Town is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to an inclusive and barrier-free workplace.  If your application requires accommodation, please contact Human Resources at (905) 584-2272 Ext. 4738.