Phone: 1-800-382-9785

Hydrovac Operator

Title Hydrovac Operator
LocationCalgary, AB
Job Information

Whissell is currently looking for Operators for Hydro Vac Trucks.

Core Responsibilities: • Completes a thorough pre-trip inspection of assigned vehicle and periodically throughout shift o Records deficiencies and reports to Transportation Manager and appropriate Shop staff • Maintains a daily log book as per Commercial Motor Vehicle Act • Liaises with dispatch to determine daily work assignment(s) • Operates assigned unit in a safe and effective manner, carrying out assigned duties • Keeps assigned unit clean and presentable • Responsible for the successful completion of hydro excavation projects including utility line exposure, debris removal, slot trenching, and digging • Operate Hydrovac trucks and equipment in a safe and professional manner • Set up and inspect grounding and/or bonding procedures for Hydrovac operation • Responsible for the safe and effective flushing of water, storm, and sanitary pipe and manholes • Complete all required paperwork properly and within set time lines • Perform pre and post-trip inspections, as well as routine maintenance • Completes other training as required

Job Requirements: • Minimum 3 years of recent hydro vac, trucking, vacuum truck related experience. • Mechanical aptitude and multiple field tickets an asset. • Must be able to work independently and demonstrate a strong customer service focus. • Must possess a valid class 3 or class 1 driver’s license with a recent and clean abstract, • RSTS or CSTS, and Ground Disturbance training, • This position is based out of Edmonton and area and may require some travel, • No relocation provided.

To apply, go online to www., email resume to or fax to 403.236.8834, Attn: Human Resources.

Whissell would like to thank all applicants for their submissions, however, only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

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