Equipment Operator II – Picker Operator (Class 1)

Special Areas Board
Youngstown, AB
Full time

We are seeking an experienced, highly motivated safety-oriented person to join our team as an Equipment Operator II. The successful candidate is responsible for competent operation of a Picker Truck and Class1 Trucks along  with truck/trailer equipment hauling and snowplow operation with quality, safety, and efficiency standards. This position is responsible for the operation of equipment with predetermined standards of Special Areas policies and procedures.  

Requirements include:

  • Grade 12 Diploma or GED equivalent
  • 3-5 years of progressive experience in the operation of a picker truck and Class 1 trucks (for gravel/aggregate material hauling) or combined experience in the operational service-related field (Combination of experience/education will be considered)
  • Class 1 Operators Licence with Air Brake Endorsement and experience in the safe and efficient operation of heavy transportation equipment is required
  • Competent in the operation of a HIAB articulating Crane model 232ES-5 and PALFINGER
  • Boom truck A ticket is desired but not required
  • Competent working knowledge in the care and use of all tools and equipment common to this position
  • Ability to communicate effectively using courtesy, tact, and discretion in dealing with requests, complaints, and clarification of information
  • Physical capabilities to perform the job duties required, lifting of over 50 lbs. and ability to enter and exit equipment/trucks required

Apply to: Human Resource Services - Special Areas Board, Box 820, Hanna AB or