Employment Opportunity

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The Corporation of the Township of Melancthon
This position offers a competitive wage. Successful applicants must be able to work the afternoon shift, and occasionally be available for weekends as needed. This position requires applicants to work from December 2nd, 2019 to March 29th, 2020. The preferred candidate will have:
  • A valid DZ or AZ driver’s license
  • Experience in the operation of dump trucks with snowplow/sander combination
  • Experience in the operation of graders with snowplow attachments
  • Able to respond to emergency callouts within ½ hour
  • Experience in road maintenance and construction
  • Strong teamwork skills
  • Knowledge of applicable Health and Safety Policies and Procedures
The preferred candidate will have a valid “DZ” driver’s license and must be able to work flexible hours on weekends and some holidays between December, 2019 and April, 2020. This position requires the ability to:
  • Provide road patrolling for the purpose of establishing and reporting the condition of the traveled road, structure or incident
  • Initiate action and/or perform activity to remedy or mitigate the circumstance found
  • Provide snow and ice control (SNIC), maintenance and repair services to road allowances for the safety and convenience of the travelling public
  • Experience in the operation of dump trucks with snowplow/sander combination
 All qualified candidates are invited to email their cover letter, resume and clean driver’s abstract in PDF format to Denise Holmes at dholmes@melancthontownship.ca indicating the position they are applying for, no later than October 14th, 2019 at 4:00 p.m.
We thank all those applicants for their interest, but only those invited for an interview will be contacted. Information collected will be used in accordance with the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act for the purpose of candidate selection. Melancthon Township is an equal opportunity employer. Accommodations are available for all parts of the recruitment process. Applicants need to make their needs known in advance.