Vacuum Truck Operator

Young EnergyServe Inc - Rocky View, AB (30+ days ago)

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Vacuum Truck Operator

About Young EnergyServe Inc.:

Young EnergyServe Inc. is a Leading Western Canadian Company that specializes in tank cleaning and turnaround services. Young EnergyServe is a highly specialized resource management and implementation contractor operating primarily in the energy sector. The company is based in Calgary, Alberta, however work all across Canada. Young EnergyServe is a customer focused company and has a solid reputation for service excellence, quality, workmanship, a highly skilled workforce with strictly monitored safety and environmental programs. Reliability and performance are the keys to our success.

About the Opportunity:

As we continue to grow and expand, we are looking for motivated, dedicated and skilled individuals with industry experience. Our main office is based out of Calgary, however this position does require travel throughout Western Canada in order to meet the needs of our clients. Young EnergyServe offers health and dental benefits after 300 hours and there is definite opportunity for career advancement with the company.

Roles and Responsibilities:

The vacuum truck operator is responsible for the driving, operating, loading, unloading and routine maintenance of chassis or semi-trailer mounted vacuum truck equipment. This position requires workers to have excellent equipment and vehicle problem solving skills. During onsite activities, the vacuum truck operator will be required to wear standard PPE including hearing protection and face protection.

  • Serve as a subject matter expert for confined space operations, industrial hygiene and first aid
  • Rig in equipment including hoses, valves, vent lines, bonding and grounding cables
  • Safe operation of diesel PTO driven vacuum pump and blower systems
  • Perform routine and emergency maintenance and repairs to truck, piping, pneumatic and hydraulic systems
  • Operation of air driven valves
  • Perform assigned emergency response roles
  • Supervise, mentor and coach onsite safety personnel and workers
  • Complete required inspection records for PPE and equipment
  • Complete required daily paperwork including time tickets and vehicle inspections
  • Loading of vacuum tank to approved load levels based on road bans and conditions
  • Unloading of DOW material into approved piping systems, tanks, and waste handling facilities
  • Maintain inventories of supplied equipment and chemicals to ensure equipment is operational at all times
  • Apply required chemicals to treat materials for LEL’s, odours, foaming, etc.

Qualification/ Experience Requirements:

  • 3+ years of experience in industrial cleaning operations
  • In depth knowledge of:
  • operation, care, maintenance and troubleshooting of truck, tractor, trailer and blower units
  • occupational health and safety regulations, safety programs (company and client)
  • bonding and grounding of equipment
  • operation of venting control equipment including various chemical and charcoal bed scrubber units
  • operation of gas detection equipment
  • Ability to take initiative, make key decisions, and use sound judgement
  • Strong attention to detail and proven capability to meet goals, prioritize and multi-task

Ticket Requirements:

  • H2S Alive
  • OSSA Confined Space Entry Monitor
  • First Aid/ AED – 2 day course
  • EGSO
  • OSSA Fall Protection – Considered an asset

We thank you for applying, however, only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. Successful Candidates must be legally entitled to work in Canada. Please note that a Drug and Alcohol test is required prior to becoming a valuable Team Member here at Young EnergyServe.

Job Types: Part-time, Contract


  • Industrial Cleaning : 3 years (Required)