Overview

The Corporation of the City of Markham Labourer/Driver – Roads, Regular Full-Time, Outside Union GR. 3 Internship in Markham, ON

The Corporation of the City of Markham

Branch Markham ON CA

Position:
Labourer/Driver – Roads, Regular Full-Time, Outside Union GR. 3
Location:
Markham, ON

Knowledge of Minimum Maintenance Standards. Submission and maintenance of Ontario Class DZ licence. Requirements High School Graduate or equivalent plus roads…

Applications are now beingaccepted for the regular full-time position of Labourer/Driver – Roads in the Roads Operations Department, Community & Fire Services Commission. While allapplications will be received, current members of CUPE 905 (Outside Workers)will be given first consideration. To apply for this position, please submityour cover letter and resume on-line by February 22, 2017. Job Description

Responsible to perform manual labour, generally as part of a crew, and to operate light and heavy duty vehicles/equipment and accessories/hand tools for roads maintenance/repair work as assigned.

Equipment operated includes tandem and single axle dump body, 5-tonne boom and 1-tonne trucks with hoist, tractors, mott mowers, 2-3 yard articulated loaders, plow and wing combination units with spreader control devices, accessory equipment such as trailers, hand mowers, trimmers, chainsaw, jackhammer, line-marking machine, sidewalk grinder both walk behind and ride on, etc. for purposes of maintenance and repair work related to roads, sidewalks/boulevards, culverts, curbs, catch basins, storm water management, barriers, snow removal, safety devices, etc.

Duties will include but are not limited to debris and garbage pick-up, grass cutting, asphalt/gravel patching, catchbasin repair, sod repair and, fencing, traffic control and safety devices, etc.; and Winter Control operations including snow plowing/removal, sanding/salting, hand-shoveling, debris removal, etc.; for compliance with Division standards and Health & Safety policies and procedures. Overtime, shift work and rotational standby as assigned. Responsible to provide back-up support to other Operations Labourer/Drivers as directed; and for contributing to a positive, productive, healthy/safe and respectful work environment; and for fostering and modeling customer-service excellence.

Requirements High School Graduate or equivalent plus roads maintenance courses. Demonstrated experience in and working knowledge of roads maintenance, preferably in an urban growth environment; experience operating a range of light and heavy duty vehicles/equipment and hand tools, and with Winter Control operations. Knowledge of Minimum Maintenance Standards. Demonstrated skill in the operation of the following equipment will be considered an asset, tandem and single axle dump trucks as well as plow & wing combination units and spreader control devices for winter maintenance, operation of large articulated loaders, operation of 5-tonne or larger crane and boom truck. Ability to operate and perform routine maintenance & inspections on a full range of vehicles, equipment & tools as described above. Excellent work habits; good judgment; dependable, reliable, customer service attitude, time management, problem solving and record keeping skills required. Will be required to write knowledge test and road test. Submission and maintenance of Ontario Class DZ licence. As a condition of employment, you will be required to provide a satisfactory driver’s abstract (No demerit points plus no more than 2 infractions – max of one moving and one non-moving conviction). Must be available for overtime and rotational stand-by as required. Must be physically able to perform the bona fide duties of the job including heavy lifting up to 50 lbs.

The Cityof Markham is committed to providing accommodations for people withdisabilities. If you require an accommodation, we will work with you to meetyour needs. We thank all those applicants who have applied however only thoseapplications selected for an interview will be contacted.
Please respect our scent free area by not wearing scented productswhen visiting the office

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Internship
Location: Markham, ON, CA
Posted on: 2017-02-17
Posted by: