Heavy Equipment Operator
NOTE: This job listing has expired and may no longer be relevant!Job Description
Responsible for the day to day maintenance operations of Town infrastructure including but not limited to roads, bridges, sewers, drainage systems, sidewalks, street signs etc. This includes snow removal, asphalt repair, sewer repair and cleaning, stump removal, sign and fence installation and other duties as assigned. The incumbent will operate various light and heavy equipment as well as various computers, tablets and software applications to carry out assigned tasks.
Minimum grade 12 or equivalent.
Four (4) years’ experience in a Public Works or Operations environment.
Valid Ontario Class G Driver’s License with a DZ class endorsement.
Chainsaw and Confined Space Certification an asset
Knowledge of the Minimum Maintenance Standards and Occupational Health and Safety Act and ability to work in Public Works setting in a safe manner
Good knowledge of traffic control procedures including Ontario Traffic Manual Book 7 practices.
Basic knowledge and experience in best practices in snow removal and salt application for an urban setting.
Computer literate in MS Office, Windows, Internet, etc. with ability to open, read and comprehend electronic messaging (i.e. Outlook)
Interested applicants are invited to submit their resumes in confidence to the HR Manager by 4:30pm on the last day of the posting. All applications must include the posting number.
We thank all applicants for their interest in this position, however, only those to be interviewed will be contacted.
The Town of Tillsonburg is an equal opportunity employer and all information collected will be used in accordance with the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act for the purpose of job selection.
The Town of Tillsonburg will attempt to provide reasonable accommodation for a known disability for an applicant or employee if requested.
Interested Applicants can submit their resumes via email to firstname.lastname@example.org no later than November 22, 2019.