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Town of Collingwood


Job Title:

Truck Driver/Labourer’s

Work Hours:

Normal hours of work are up to 40 hours per week including days, evenings, weekends and holidays; flexibility in scheduling is necessary to change shifts and/or work overtime as needed.



Anticipated Start Date:

January 2022


Collingwood, ON 

Job Description

Position Summary:

Temporary employees are required for the 2020/2021 winter season to assist with snow removal activities. Truck Driver/Labourers are responsible for operating light or medium duty trucks and for performing generally unskilled labour.

Main duties and responsibilities are in the areas of snow removal/ice control, street and road maintenance, and other duties to provide back-up support to other division duties as assigned. Snow removal/ice control duties include: performing snow removal as assigned including operation of snow plow, sanders, dump trucks and/or other equipment including hand and power tools, together with any associated manual labour and maintenance duties as assigned; and, operating light or medium duty trucks (light trucks may be equipped with front-mounted snow plow and/or sanding equipment). Street and road maintenance duties include: performing maintenance and/or construction duties related to roads, sewers, sidewalks and curbs, bus shelters, road allowances, catch basins, Public Works yard facility, and/or other Public Works operations as assigned and the operation of sanders, dump trucks, mowers, jack-hammers, and/or other equipment including hand and power tools, together with any associated manual labour and maintenance duties as assigned; and, maintaining municipal roads including litter and debris pick up, vacuuming leaves, street sweeping, snow clearing/removal and winter sanding operations, erecting snow fences and/or other related operations.



Experience and Qualifications:

1. OSSD or equivalent with one (1) year experience as a Truck Driver or combination of education and experience in roads/winter control operations and maintenance activities.

2. Ability to operate a plow and wing combination, sander, sidewalk maintenance tractor, farm tractor and other power hand equipment.

3. Valid Class DZ Driver’s Licence, current Driver’s Abstract, and Criminal Record & Judicial Matters Check (Level 2) with results satisfactory to the Town.

4. Good organizational, record-keeping, interpersonal, and problem-solving skills.

5. Ability to deal courteously and effectively with members of the public and other departments and/or government contacts.

6. Possess a valid standard first aid and CPR/AED level “C” certificate (or willing to obtain).


Vaccination Policy:

Mandatory Vaccination Policy


Town of Collingwood

How to Apply:

For more information about this position and how to apply, please visit the Town of Collingwood’s website:

Date Posted:

December 24, 2021  

Posting expires:

January 24, 2022

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