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Hydrovac Truck Operator

Posted on May 10, 2017 by Employer Details Loomer's Pumping Service Limited

Job Details

  • Location Kingston, NS
  • Salary$15.00 to $17.00 hourly for 40 to 60 hours per week
  • Vacancies 1 Vacancy
  • Terms of employment Permanent Full-Time
  • Start date As soon as possible
  • Employment conditions Employment conditions: Day, Evening, Weekend, Overtime, Early Morning, Morning, Start Time 08:00, End Time 17:00
  • Job no. 653197
  • Source Job Bank

Job requirements




No degree, certificate or diploma

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) Certificate; Transportation of Dangerous Goods (TDG) Certificate; First Aid Certificate; Driver's License (Class 3 or D); Air Brake (Z) Endorsement

Documentation Knowledge

Accident or incident reports; Trip reports; Maintenance and repair reports; Inspection report (pre-trip, en-route, post-trip); Driver logbook; Bill of lading


Experience an asset

Additional Skills

Professionalism in customer service; Perform repair work on heavy trucks

Weight Handling

Up to 45 kg (100 lbs)

Specific Skills

Perform preventive maintenance; Perform emergency roadside repairs; Pay and receive payments for goods; Receive and relay information to central dispatch; Oversee condition of vehicle and inspect tires, lights, brakes, cold storage and other equipment; Record cargo information, hours of service, distance travelled and fuel consumption; Perform pre-trip, en route and post-trip inspection and oversee all aspects of vehicle

Security and Safety

Driver's validity licence check; Driving record check (abstract); Basic security clearance

Own Tools/Equipment

Steel-toed safety boots

Transportation/Travel Information

Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

Repetitive tasks; Physically demanding; Attention to detail; Overtime required

Type of Trucking and Equipment

Liquid bulk; Hydrovac

Transportation/Travel Experience


Personal Suitability

Effective interpersonal skills; Flexibility; Team player; Excellent oral communication; Excellent written communication; Judgement; Reliability; Organized

How to Apply

By e-mail:

By fax:


By mail:

14976 Highway No. 1
Box 633 Kingston, NS, NS B0P 1R0

In person:

14976 Highway No. 1
Box 633 Kingston, NS, NS B0P 1R0

between 09:00 AM and 04:00 PM

Job Location:

14976 Highway No. 1

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