Do you consider yourself a 'jack of all trades?' Can you fix nearly anything? Looking for an opportunity to grown in a career? APPLY NOW! Position Summary:
The Hamlet Maintenance Operator is responsible for the maintenance and repair of all public infrastructure and underground utilities within Wheatland County hamlets.
The Hamlet Maintenance Operator is also responsible for road maintenance, snow clearing, water and sewer service installation and repair, tree trimming, graveling, alleyway grading, landscaping, and other related duties.
(Approximately) April – November (Summer Season) – Monday to Friday; 10 hours / day; 7:00 am-5:00 pm;
(Approximately) December – March (Winter Season) – Monday to Friday; 8 hours / day; 8:00 am-4:30 pm
Job Type: Full-time/Permanent
Key Responsibilities Include:
Working with other team members, replace or repair underground water, sewer, and storm lines, as required.
Working with other team members, replace or repair water valves, hydrants, manholes, and catch basins.
Working with other team members, thaw frozen service lines.
Assess underground service and utility distribution problems.
Maintain streets, alleyways, and sidewalks in hamlets including grading and snow clearing.
Participate in the landscaping and tree trimming operations.
Properly operate and maintain heavy equipment including backhoe, grader, skid steer, packers, and hydro-vac in accordance with Wheatland County policies; ensure work is performed in a safe and prompt manner.
Properly operate and maintain tandem gravel truck for hauling operations in accordance with Wheatland County policies; ensure work is performed in a safe and prompt manner.
Perform minor culvert replacements / regrading projects, as required.
Ensure adherence to all applicable Wheatland County policies and bylaws.
Ensure compliance with OH&S including attendance at safety meetings, being properly trained in OH&S related topics, and ensuring work is completed in a safe manner.
Appropriately, and in a timely manner complete administrative tasks (e.g., timesheets; daily mileage logs), when required.
Relate to and communicate with co-workers, management, customers and vendors sincerely, clearly, tactfully, promptly and courteously; respond to inquiries and complaints promptly and professionally.
Perform tasks, consistent with the position, including special projects / assignments, as may be required on an ad hoc basis.
Valid Class 1 Alberta drivers’ licence
Minimum three (3) years of heavy equipment experience
Ground Disturbance II certification
Confined Space Entry certification
First Aid Certification
Effective organizational and time management skills
Effective interpersonal communication skills
Ability to work alone and work cooperatively in a team environment