Tandem Axle Operators

(Permanent, Full-Time)

The West Vancouver Utilities Department is looking for two skilled truck drivers to operate tandem axle dump trucks on a permanent full-time basis. Equipment of this type is assigned to all sections within the department and operators are required to be flexible and familiar with a wide variety of circumstances. Tandem Axle Operators are required to perform service maintenance on equipment assigned to them as required under the Motor Vehicle Act.
The successful applicants must have considerable knowledge of the methods and practices employed in the operation and servicing of this type of equipment. As well, the successful applicant should be familiar with a broad cross section of Public Works operations and must possess a valid Class 3 BC Driver’s License with an air brake endorsement. Operators with a Class 1 are preferred. Operators with a Class 3 with air endorsement and a valid Class 1 learner permit will also be considered.
The successful candidate is required to supply a criminal record check, a Driver’s Abstract and a copy of their credentials.

This posting does not list all the duties of the position, nor does it fully detail the required skills, knowledge and abilities, licences and certificates required of candidates. For details please refer to the class specification which is available for inspection in the Human Resources Department and on WestNet.

Position Status: WVMEA (Union) – Permanent, Full-Time
Hours of Work: 40 hours per week (hours and days of work may vary)
Rate of Pay: $30.22 per hour
Closing Date: 11:59 p.m. Friday August 24, 2018

To Apply:

Please visit the District of West Vancouver’s Career Centre at to apply for this position. Please note that all candidates must apply through the Career Centre; we are no longer accepting resumes via email or hard copy.

We want to thank all applicants, however only those chosen for an interview will be contacted.

Location: West Vancouver, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Categories: Equipment Operator/Maintenance
Posted: August 10, 2018, 12:47 pm
Expires: August 24, 2018, 11:59 pm