Snow Plow Operator-Labourer


Snow Plow Operator-Labourer

Lanark County
Location: Perth, Ontario
Posted: June 6th 2024
Deadline: June 20th, 2024
Salary: $26.22-$30.12 per hour

Located west of the nation's capital, Lanark County is home to several thriving communities. We represent the best of both worlds, offering breathtaking architecture, rich history, a beautiful countryside and the relaxing atmosphere of a lakeside lifestyle.

Lanark County is recruiting for a Snow Plow Operator-Labourer. This position is 40 hours weekly working Monday to Friday 7:00am- 3:30pm (subject to change).

The Snow Plow Operator-Labouer will operate vehicles, equipment and tools to maintain county roads and bridges.

  • Valid Ontario Class D licence with Z air brake endorsement with a satisfactory driving record.
  • Minimum Grade 10 with 1-2 years related progressive experience operating trucks.
  • Successful completion of the heavy equipment operator course is considered an asset.
  • Knowledge of Highway Traffic Act Regulation 575 (Commercial Motor Vehicle Inspections) and Regulation 555 (Hours of Service).
  • Able to safely and skillfully operate a front-end loader and snow plowing with a tandem truck plow and wing combination.
  • Municipal work experience is considered an asset. 
  • Must be able to read industry guidelines. 
  • Effective written, verbal and listening, communication skills. 
  • Must have initiative and be capable of working with a minimum of supervision.
  • Flexible work hours (able to work outside of normal hours).
Additional Information

This position is evaluated at Level 6 ($26.22-$30.12 per hour) on the 2024 OPSEU salary grid. The start date is to be determined. Winter hours are Sunday evening 7:30 pm until Friday morning 4:00 am as per Collective Agreement Articles 21.04 & 21.05). Overtime will be required.

What we offer:

  • Competitive compensation
  • Ontario Municipal Employers Retirement System (OMERS) pension plan
  • Employee Assistance Plan (EAP)
  • Training and development opportunities.

Lanark County employee slogan is “Working Together to Achieve Greatness.”  If you embrace this ideal, we look forward to receiving a detailed resume, quoting posting number PW2024-010, no later than Thursday, June 20, 2024

When emailing your application, please ensure your cover letter, résumé and any other related documents are submitted in one file preferably MS Word (.doc or .docx) or Adobe (.pdf).  The email subject line should include your “name” and job posting number “PW2024-010”. (example: Jane Doe PW2024-010)   

Lanark County is an organization that strives to embrace the spirit of inclusion, diversity, equity and accessibility. We are an equal opportunity employer committed to building an inclusive and barrier-free environment in which all individuals have access to the County's goods, services and facilities. If contacted for an employment opportunity, please let us know if you require any accommodations to ensure you can participate fully and equally during the recruitment and selection process.

We would like to thank all who apply, but only those applicants selected for an interview will be acknowledged.  

Note: Personal information collected from applications is collected under the authority of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act, and will be used to determine qualifications for employment. Questions about the collection of Information should be directed to the Human Resources Department at the address indicated above. 

Contact Information
Human Resources, Administration Building
Lanark County
99 Christie Lake Road,
Perth, Ontario, Canada
K7H 3C6

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