Truck Driver I

Job Id: 1506596
Location: Brampton, ON

Job Description:

Truck Driver I

Public Works – Transportation

Contract Full-Time, duration: 6 months

CUPE LOCAL 966- Public Works


Under general supervision, performs manual and equipment operating duties for various Public Works – Transportation functions. Operates Public Works vehicles including trucks which may be operated under provisions of class ‘AZ’ license


Responsibilities:
  • Transports construction and maintenance materials and equipment
  • Responsible for all aspects of the load including tarping, tie downs and may assist with unloading
  • Operates combination unit for plowing, de-icing material spreading, liquid applications for anti-icing, road watering and snow removal operations
  • Performs snow clearing and material spreading activities in winter months, routine road patrol duties and inspection of road system assets as required
  • Provides accurate feedback of conditions, identifies causes and suggests remedies to foreperson based on standard operating practices
  • Performs duties in a safe manner following legislation, regional policies and procedures
  • Perform all duties in a way that conveys a “positive image: of the Region
Qualifications:
  • Completion of high school diploma or equivalent
  • Class “AZ” driver’s license in good standing
  • Minimum one year of job related experience
  • Physically able to perform all duties and requirements of the job
  • Able to read, write, understand and speak English
  • Must be capable of accurately completing work forms and reports
  • Training in Commercial Vehicle Operations Registrations (CVOR) is required
  • Ability assessment will be conducted by Fleet Safety

Preference will be given to qualified candidates who are currently in the CUPE Local 966 Public Works Bargaining Unit


Location: 2 Copper Road, Brampton, ON (Copper Yard)

Hours of Work: 7:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Monday to Friday.

AWW may be in effect.

Will be required to work shifts and take part in on call rotation including midnights and afternoon shifts.

Must be willing to work overtime


If this opportunity matches your qualifications and experience