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Job Number: 35754

At the City of Edmonton – City Operations, we strive to help our people achieve their professional and personal goals through an inclusive environment that values everyone’s contributions, appreciates diversity of thought, fosters growth and provides continuous opportunities for development.

The Utilities Branch is looking for Longhaul Truck Drivers to safely operate a tractor-trailer unit all seasons of the year on the pavement and muddy conditions at landfill and other disposal locations. You will transport different waste and recyclable materials from the Edmonton Waste Management Centre to various landfills and recycling facilities inside and outside the city limits.

As a Longhaul Driver, you will:

Drive vehicles through heavy city traffic and unload the trailer in uneven and muddy conditions Drive tractor-trailer units to and from regional landfill sites throughout Alberta Pick up and deliver tractor-trailer units from various locations Perform light maintenance inspections on trucks (checking oil, tires, air brakes) and complete the pre-trip inspection forms Follow policies and procedures of any facilities that material is delivered to Ensure all aspects of the daily operations on- and off-site are carried out in an environmentally safe manner Clean and sweep truck tunnels, and wash tractor, trailers and/or other on-site equipment Complete daily timesheets and operate two-way radios and cell phones Provide support for the reporting, verifying and documenting of any environmental incidents


Completion of Grade 10 2 years’ experience operating tractor-trailer vehicles where the Gross Vehicle Weight exceeds 13,600 kg Knowledge of Waste Management Bylaws and other legal requirements of this position Demonstrated experience operating tractor-trailer units on pavement and in muddy conditions Demonstrated ability loading and unloading materials, vehicles and equipment with sufficient physical strength and agility to perform work assigned Ability to drive truck in designated weight range Ability to understand and execute oral and written instructions Ability to work independently under minimal or no supervision Valid Alberta Class 1 driver’s licence (or provincial equivalent). Obtaining and maintaining a City Driver’s permit is a requirement of this position Ability to arrange own transportation and work a schedule that meets the business needs, such as early mornings

We are an equal opportunity employer. We welcome diversity and encourage applications from all qualified individuals.

Up to 11 temporary full-time positions for up to 11 months

Successful candidates on this posting may be eligible for recall in the 2020 season

Hours of Work: 40 hours per week, Monday – Sunday. Hours of work may vary between 4:00 am and 9:00 pm

Salary: $32.819 (Hourly)

Recruitment Consultant: CL/BF