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EMPLOYER: Town of Arnprior


Posting Date: January 24th, 2018

Job Type: Temporary Full-Time Unionized (CUPE Local 4960)

Work Location: Public Works Garage

Reports to: Public Works Supervisor

Hours: 42.5 per week

Hourly Wage: $23.75 - $26.25/hour (based on certifications held and as per the Collective Agreement with CUPE)

Job Summary: The Town of Arnprior is currently looking for a temporary Skilled Labourer to fill a vacancy up to six months. Reporting to the Public Works Supervisor this position is responsible for maintaining the Town’s infrastructure through the performance of a variety of labour-type jobs, including but not limited to: winter maintenance, underground infrastructure utility locates, maintenance of equipment, roads, linear assets (water, sanitary and storm sewer infrastructure), cemeteries, buildings and grounds. The Skilled Labourer operates and maintains the Town of Arnprior Municipal Residential Water Distribution Subsystem (Class I) and Wastewater Collection Facility (Class II) in adherence to applicable legislation and Town policy.

Qualifications: The successful candidate shall have completion of secondary school (Grade 12), a valid DZ driver’s license in good standing, experience in operating heavy equipment (including backhoe, loader, dump truck, snow plow, etc.), the ability to work outside in extreme weather conditions and to perform labour intensive/physically demanding work, applied knowledge of water distribution and wastewater collection system, knowledge of methods applicable to civil construction, and previous experience working with others and the public. Preference will be given to candidates who have their OIT Certifications in Water Distribution and Wastewater Collection along with the above qualifications. If the successful candidate does not currently possess the appropriate Water Distribution and Wastewater Collection Certifications they would be required to obtain their Level 1 Water Distribution Certificate within three (3) years and their Level 2 Wastewater Collection Certificate within four (4) years respective of their hire date.

Interested candidates are invited to submit an application in confidence by 3:00 PM (local time) on Friday, February 9th, 2018, quoting “Temp Skilled Labourer” attention to Laura Garbuio, Human Resources Officer by:

Mail: Town of Arnprior

105 Elgin St. W.

Arnprior, ON K7S 0A8

E-mail: lgarbuio@arnprior.ca

Facsimile: (613) 623-8091

If you require a disability-related accommodation to participate in the recruitment process please email Laura Garbuio at lgarbuio@arnprior.ca. Please be advised that internal candidates’ applications shall be processed first in accordance with the CUPE Local 4960 Collective Agreement. Only the candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Information collected will be used in accordance with the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act for the purpose of candidate selection. The Town is committed to maintaining an equitable work environment and welcomes submissions from all qualified applicants.


START DATE: 01/24/2018

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