Seasonal Labourer

Website City of Waterloo

Job Description:

Participate in winter control operations (shift work) including salt application and snow removal with snow removing vehciles and equipment

Job Responsibilities:

  • Communicate and co-operate effectively with others, respecting the values of the corporation, both internally and externally
  • Maintain a safe work environment by taking necessary precautions and applying safety procedures in accordance with health and safety legislation and City of Waterloo policies
  • Ensure safe and efficient operation, care and maintenance of tools, equipment and vehicles
  • Participate in general Transportation Services operations including but not limited to leaf collection, cold/hot aphalt patching, and landscaping as required
  • Operate loader with all attachments (bucket, plow, wing, etc.) during winter control, snow and leaf loading operations
  • Maintain proper written records of activities as required
  • Will be required to perform other duties as assigned
  • Perform daily checks on vehicles and equipment, including documentation of any issues and daily log documentation

Job Requirements:

  • Must have a working knowledge with winter control operations including but not limited to salting, loading snow, snow plowing
  • Previous experience working with asphalt, leaf collection, landscape construction and winter control operations is preferred
  • Snow Fighter training is an asset; must be willing to attend
  • Truck and loader experience is preferred
  • Motivated, hardworking and able to work with minimal supervision
  • Minimum of Grade 12 Education or equivalent
  • Valid MTO ‘DZ’ class driver’s license in good standing with driver’s abstract acceptable to the City is required to perform the job
  • Satisfactory Police Record and Judicial Matters Check is a condition of hire
  • Willing and able to work in an outdoor environment and actively participate in daily activities in various weather conditions
  • Experience in road construction environment is preferred
  • 1-3 years of experience in a related field involving manual physical labour and operation of power tools, vehicles and equipment
  • Capable of performing the physical demands of the position, including lifting and kneeling on a regular basis
  • Available and willing to work day, evening and weekend shifts where required
  • Ability to work efficiently in a team environment and demonstrate leadership skills

Job Details:

Company: City of Waterloo

Job Category: Cities And States

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Kitchener, Ontario, CA

Application Deadline: N/A

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