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Highway Crash Truck Driver – DZ Driver’s License Required (Nights)

Published August 26, 2021
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Possible days, evenings, weekends and statutory holidays 

Requirements:

  • Valid Ontario DZ Class driver’s license (or equivalent) and a clean driving record
  • Construction/road experience preferred
  • Ability to maintain proper driving log records
  • Excellent communication & problem solving skills
  • Ability to work with minimal or no supervision and deal with long periods of inactivity
  • Ability to lift regularly up to 60 pounds
  • Knowledge of the city layout (i.e. roads) preferred
  • Strong sense of awareness of their surroundings – construction and traffic

Main Responsibilities:

  • Perform physically demanding tasks, including manual labour in all types of environmental condition (heavy lifting often required – approximately 60 lbs)
  • Communicate effectively and clearly with clients and co-workers
  • Provide solutions to challenges that will inevitably arise
  • Set up and tear down of traffic control materials that show motorists the direction in which they must drive in (i.e cones signs, message boards, safety barriers, etc.).
  • Drive Crash trucks to assist with lane closures and sign installations.
  • Review of traffic control/barrier plans to ensure that customer needs are met and motorists and crew members are safe while on a job site.
  • Complete all required paperwork for each job and ensure that it is not only properly completed (e.g. legible, all information is recorded) but also submitted on time (i.e. daily).
  • Abide by any and all Book 7 requirements and guidelines.
  • Make decisions on how to set up traffic control materials to suit customer needs while following road safety and regulations.