Estevan - Saskatchewan (SK),
Government of Saskatchewan
$23.17 - $29.04 an hour
Equipment Operator - VEH002063
Employment Type: Permanent Full-time
Location(s): SK-Estevan and Area-Carlyle
Ministry: 016 Highways and Infrastructure
Salary Range: $23.171 - $29.041 Hourly
The Ministry of Highways and Infrastructure, Southern Operations, is seeking a permanent full-time Equipment Operator for the Carlyle Section. As part of a section crew, you will operate, service and maintain heavy equipment such as tandem trucks with hydro drum, spinner, snowplow and wing attachments, graders and front-end loaders, performing various highway maintenance functions in the summer and snow and ice removal in the winter months.
You will keep records and logs of hours of operation, repairs and amounts of materials applied to highways. In the absence of the supervisor, you may be assigned supervisory responsibilities. You will work under extreme and changing climate conditions and must be willing to travel and work flexible hours. You must be able and willing to work in physically-demanding conditions and perform physical labour, heavy lifting and climbing.
As a member of a team who ensures public safety, you will have the opportunity to work with new and advanced technologies and equipment. You will be approachable and flexible in dealing with members of the public and the work unit, self-motivated to complete tasks, adaptable to changing work situations, and must work well in an environment that recognizes, supports, respects and welcomes diversity of employees and clients.
To qualify for this position, you must hold a valid class 1A driver's licence.
Our Core values include showing respect and integrity, serving citizens, excellence and innovation and acting as one team. We demonstrate these values in our daily behaviours.
Preference will be given to qualified equity group members who self-declare in this online application, as identified in "diversity groups" below
Diversity Groups: Aboriginal persons
Hours of Work: C - SGEU Regulated 37.33 - one day off every three weeks
Number of Openings: 1
Closing Date: Mar 5, 2020, 5:59:00 AM