Equipment Operator



Equipment Operator (Vacuum/Water Truck) Calling Lake

Temporary Full Time Position


The Municipal District of Opportunity is seeking a temporary full-time Equipment Operator (Vacuum & Water truck) for Calling Lake. This individual will report to the Utilities Manager for this seasonal position.

The individual chosen for this position in the M.D. of Opportunity will be responsible for the following duties:


  • Be familiar with and comply with NSC standards
  • Supply water & sewer delivery services to seasonal property owners
  • Perform trip inspections on equipment operated and load ensuring safety and roadworthiness;
  • Maneuver trucks into loading or unloading positions, following signals from fellow worker’s as needed; check that vehicle position is correct and any special loading equipment is properly positioned;
  • Communicate effectively with the public, customers, and co-workers both verbally and in written form;
  • Perform periodic inspections before, during, and after deliver to ensure that load is roadworthy and safe;
  • Ensure that any debris caused by the loading, unloading of truck is cleaned up;
  • Provide feedback to supervisor regarding customer, mechanical, or delivery challenges;
  • Maintain truck’s overall service and perform required inspections;
  • Provide written reports on operations as may be required.


  • Must possess an acceptable drivers abstract
  • A minimum of Grade 10 or a minimum of two years experience may be considered;
  • A valid Class 3 driver’s license with air brakes;
  • Current TDG, WHIMIS, H2S, First Aid and Confined Space safety tickets;
  • Ability to work independently and as a team player;
  • Ability to lift a minimum of 30 lbs
  • Ability to work flexible hours;
  • Ability to exercise good judgment on operation of light/heavy equipment as it relates to safety.

Interested persons are invited to submit their Resume, Criminal Record Check along with three (3) work related references to:


Loretta Beaver – Human Resources

Municipal District of Opportunity No. 17

Box 60, Wabasca, AB. T0G 2k0

(780) 891-3778 Tele or (780) 891-4283 Fax



This advertisement will close on May 13, 2019.


The personal information submitted pursuant to this advertisement will be utilized for this Employment Opportunity only and is subject to compliance with the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act. Applicants are thanked in advance for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Job location: 
Calling Lake
Job closing date: 
May 13, 2019