Equipment Operator 3

City of Coquitlam

Equipment Operator 3

Regular Full Time
Public Works Division - Roads Section

The City of Coquitlam is the sixth largest city in BC, home to more than 150,000 residents.  Our municipality continues to grow through greenfield and infill development, innovative urban design, inspiring arts, culture and recreation programs, and state-of-the-art transportation systems.  Our brand is built on managing our resources in a responsible and sustainable manner, while supporting a vibrant, growing regional urban centre.

As an Equipment Operator 3 in our City’s Roads section, you will be responsible for the operation of maintenance equipment such as large street sweepers and tandem axle street flushing trucks.  You will be responsible for the safe and efficient operation and for servicing and minor maintenance of equipment.

The ideal candidate will have:
  • Considerable knowledge of the methods and practices employed in the operation of equipment such as large street sweepers and tandem axle street flushers.
  • Considerable knowledge of the rules and regulations governing the safe operation of equipment and of the precautions necessary to avoid accidents.
  • Working knowledge of the methods, tools and practices used in servicing and making minor repairs to such equipment.
  • Ability to operate and service such equipment with minimal supervision.
  • Ability to carry out oral and written instructions.
  • Skill in the operation of equipment used.
  • Mechanical aptitude.

Candidates must hold a valid Class 3 BC Driver’s License, or equivalent, along with air brake endorsement.

A CUPE hourly rate of $30.21, comprehensive benefits and an earned day off program is being offered.  

Please apply online by 5 p.m. October 26, 2018 at  Please upload a recent driver’s abstract (within the last 30 days) with your application.
The City of Coquitlam is an Equal Opportunity Employer
We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected
for an interview will be contacted.

Organization: City of Coquitlam
Location: Coquitlam, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Category(s): Equipment Operator/Maintenance
Posted: October 12, 2018, 12:38 pm
Expires: October 26, 2018, 5:00 pm

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