Sweeper Operator

We are seeking a highly capable Street Sweeper Operator to maintain the cleanliness and safety of our street network. Your duties will include driving specialized vehicles, operating vehicle controls and attachments, and gathering refuse and debris for collection. The successful candidate would be required to work primarily during the hours of 2:00PM 12:00AM.

Responsibilities:

  • Operating street sweepers. Additional operating experience is an asset (i.e. dump trucks, snowplows, skid steer loaders, and tractors)

  • Filling the street sweeper's water tanks and operating rotary brushes and water spray controls.

  • Exercising caution when operating in confined spaces and congested streets.

  • Clearing trash, debris, snow, and contaminants from streets and curbs.

  • Securely fastening vehicle attachments such as brush hogs and hydraulic hoses.

  • Maintaining street sweeper vehicles and equipment by performing standard checks.

  • Reporting any incidents or mechanical failures to management.

  • Adhering to traffic safety regulations by using appropriate signaling and signage.

  • Maintaining accurate street sweeper logs.

  • Supervising street sweeper teams.

  • Ensuring company and customer satisfaction through professional appearance, expert workmanship and polite communication.

 

Requirements:

  • Valid G driver's license.

  • Proven experience safely operating a vehicle

  • Landscape experience considered an asset

  • Willingness to work evenings/nights

  • Sound knowledge of safety standards and procedures.

  • Excellent time management skills.

  • Effective communication skills.