Assistant Sign Truck Operator

Government of Saskatchewan - Prince Albert, SK (30+ days ago)

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Assistant Sign Truck Operator - VEH002188

Employment Type: Permanent Full-time
Location(s): SK-PrinceAlbert and Area-Prince Albert
Ministry: 016 Highways and Infrastructure
Salary Range: $19.868-$24.897 Hourly
Grade: SGEU.04.

The Ministry of Highways and Infrastructure, Provincial Signs, is seeking Assistant Sign Truck Operators for the Sign Replacement Crew headquartered in Prince Albert.

Under the supervision of the Sign Truck Operator, you will operate and maintain motor equipment used for sign installation on the Provincial Highway System. You will assist in the assembly, installation and maintenance of single- and double-post signs as well as in the assembly, installation and maintenance of I-Beam and overhead structures. You will also perform various highway sign maintenance functions including sign face replacements and other duties as assigned by the Sign Crew Supervisor.

The successful candidate should have knowledge of and experience with the operation of heavy duty motor equipment; routine equipment maintenance; appropriate and safe use of hand and power tools to assemble and install signs; and computer spreadsheets, databases, and word processing programs (Excel, Word, Access, etc.). They should also be a team player who is conscientious and reliable.

This position involves extensive travel throughout the province requiring the individual to be away from home up to five days a week, working in extreme and changing climate conditions.

Applicants must possess a valid Class 3A driver's licence. Digger/Derrick certification would be an asset.

Candidates must be able to perform the duties of this position in a safe manner. A criminal record check and driver's abstract will be a requirement of this job.

Our core values include showing respect and integrity, serving citizens, excellence and innovation, and acting as one team. We demonstrate these values in our daily behaviours.

We are committed to workplace diversity.

Hours of Work: C - SGEU Regulated 37.33 - one day off every three weeks
Number of Openings: 2

Closing Date: Jun 8, 2020, 12:59:00 AM