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2017-39 Equipment Operator I

DEPARTMENT:               Infrastructure

HOURS OF WORK:        40 hrs/week

POSTING DATE:             July 10, 2017

CLOSING DATE:             4:30 pm, July 28, 2017

COMPETITION NO.:        2017-39

HOURLY RATE:               $27.18 ($30.20 after probation)

The City of Dawson Creek invites applications for an Equipment Operator 1 in the Infrastructure Department. This is a full time position, starting as soon as possible.

Under the direction of the Director of Infrastructure, Roads & Grounds Manager, Utilities Manager, or designate, the successful candidate will operate machinery and equipment including single axle dump trucks.

The successful candidate will have completed Grade 12 or an equivalent combination of education and experience. A valid Class 3 Driver’s Licence with air brake endorsement and a clean driver’s abstract are requirements of the position. Candidates should also demonstrate understanding of basic electrical and mechanical processes and be able to recognize problems related to the operation of the equipment. The ability to maintain harmonious relationships with all members of the public and other staff members while following established procedures is also required.

A complete job description is available upon request.

Candidates should submit a resumé marked with the job posting name and number to Cindy Fisher, Deputy Director of Corporate Administration, at City Hall 10105 12A Street or email a pdf or word document to, with the job posting name and number in the subject line, no later than 4:30 pm on the closing date reference above. The City thanks all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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