Public Works (Roads) – Seasonal Full-time

Closing Date: 
October 4 2020 - 11:00pm

Clearview Township is currently seeking temporary full-time Public Works (Roads) positions: Four (4) Heavy Equipment Operators, two (2) Night Patrol Operators and two (2) Sidewalk Operators beginning November 2, 2020 through to April 15, 2021.

Key Accountabilities
Reporting to the Public Works Manager, and Roads Foreman, the Public Works (Roads) Operators are responsible for assisting the Public Works Roads department with snow removal, sanding, inspecting and repairing roads infrastructure as well as clearing sidewalks, patrolling roads and ensuring compliance with current Road Safety standards.

Skills and Experience

  • Minimum Grade 12 education with 2 years of demonstrated experience operating heavy equipment
  • Valid DZ Driver’s License with a clean Driver’s Abstract
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently and in a team environment.
  • In addition to operating heavy equipment, must possess ability to operate utility trucks, pumps, compressors, generators, common hand and power tools, shovels, wrenches, two-way radios and phone.
  • Knowledge of safety standards and precautions pertaining to the use of tools and safe work practices.
  • Ability to understand, read and follow written and oral instructions.
  • Ability to perform heavy manual labour, including bending, stooping, reaching and lifting heavy objects.
  • Physical strength and ability sufficient to meet job requirements for extended periods under uncomfortable conditions in all types of weather.  
  • Current WHIMIS training.
  • In case of urgent call-ins, must be able to respond to the workplace within 30 minutes.

Salary and hour of work will be a specified in the applicable Collective Bargaining Agreement.

Note: The preferred candidate must be willing to provide consent for the Township to conduct a criminal background and vulnerable sector check prior to finalizing an employment offer.

Interested candidates are invited to forward their resume and covering letter quoting job # 2020-014 to Human Resources by October 4, 2020 to:
We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls please. The Township of Clearview is an equal opportunity employer.

Accommodation will be provided in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA).