New Job Operations Worker I In New Brunswick

Operations Worker I
Operations Worker I

Operations Worker I

Company : Jobssummary / Indeed
Salary : $21.87 an hour
Location : New Brunswick

Full Description

Department of Transportation and Infrastructure
Operations Worker I
Two (2) Seasonal Positions
Fredericton District
Hanwell Bridge Crew

Who we are?
The work we do has a positive impact on our communities and helps improve the everyday lives of New Brunswickers. Together, we are over 45,000 New Brunswickers who are passionate problem-solvers, who make a difference and are proud to call New Brunswick home.

The Department of Transportation and Infrastructure's mission is to contribute to New Brunswick's economy and quality of life by providing and supporting sustainable infrastructure that allows for the safe and efficient movement of people, goods and government services to the public. Not only is the department responsible for managing over 18,000 kilometers of provincial highways, it also manages the planning, design and construction of hospitals, schools and other government buildings.

What you will do?
The Department of Transportation and Infrastructure is seeking two (2) individuals to join the Fredericton District as Operation Workers I working with the Hanwell Bridge Crew.

As an Operations Worker I, you will work under the direction of the Bridge Supervisor and be responsible for:

  • Performing general maintenance; cleaning, painting, scraping, shoveling and sandblasting
  • Loading and unloading supplies and equipment; ensuring cleanliness and performing minor repairs
  • Operating various hand tools and jackhammering
  • Installing signs and controlling traffic
  • Perform formwork

Work environment

  • Office location: Fredericton
  • Work holidays, weekends, shift and/or variable hours
  • Exposure to dust and fumes
  • We promote a scent-reduced environment

Who you are?

Key behavioural competencies

  • Teamwork and Cooperation
  • Effective Interactive Communication
  • Flexibility
  • Results Orientation

Essential qualifications

  • Completion of grade ten (10) and have one (1) year related work experience
  • Valid Class 5 driver's license as issued by the Province of New Brunswick

An equivalent combination of education, training and experience may be considered.

Written and spoken competence in English is required. Please state your language capability.

  • Applicants must clearly demonstrate the essential qualifications to be given further consideration.
  • Résumés should be in chronological order specifying education and employment in months and years including part-time and full-time employment.
  • Please ensure that your preferred language of assessment is identified in your resume.

Asset Qualifications
Preference may be given to candidates that demonstrate experience in the maintenance and construction of bridges and/or possess a valid New Brunswick Class 3 driver's license with endorsement for air brakes. Subject to the response to this competition, candidates may be required to demonstrate on their application one or more of the asset qualifications in addition to the essential qualifications in order to be given further consideration.

Please attach a copy of your driver's license with your application.

The Department of Transportation and Infrastructure offers:

  • Meaningful work and the opportunity to support New Brunswickers in times of need.
  • Opportunities for career growth, professional development and training.
  • Comprehensive benefits package which includes paid vacation, Health and Dental Plan, Life Insurance, and the Public Service Shared Risk Pension Plan.
  • Free access to Employee and Family Assistance Program (EFAP) and services.

SALARY: $21.87 per hour, based on 40 hours per week

Providing a safe workplace for all. Your health and safety are important to us. GNB has implemented preventative measures across the organization to ensure your health and safety.

How to apply?
We encourage applicants to apply on-line, by e-mail to [email protected] or by mail at the following address by May 17, 2023 indicating competition number 2023-D05-07 This competition may be used to fill future vacancies at the same level.

Department of Transportation and Infrastructure
District 5
1025 College Hill Road
Fredericton NB E3B 4J7
Telephone: (506) 453-2611

We thank all those who apply, however, only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.

Equal Opportunity Employer
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are committed to building a workforce that reflects the diversity of our communities in which we live and serve. We encourage and support applications from Aboriginals, persons with disabilities, and members of visible minority groups. Candidates registered with the Equal Employment Opportunity Program and veterans, who are among the most qualified, will be given preference at the time of selection.

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