Public Works Operator/Labourer
Reporting to a Lead Hand, the Public Works Operator/Labourer operates a variety of equipment and provides general maintenance, construction and repair to municipal roads, bridges, sidewalks, signage, storm sewers, landfill sites, properties, parks, and cemeteries. Operates and maintenance a variety of equipment such as graders, mowers, tractors, dump trucks, plows, trucks, street sweepers, front-end loaders, etc. Excavates ditches, prepares roads for rebuilding and resurfacing. Removes snow/ice from all municipal roads, ditches, catch basins, facilities, stop signs including sanding, salting and ice blading. Patches potholes and spray patches roads. Assists contractors when doing construction, maintenance, and repair of municipal roads. Maintains guideposts and signs and replaces damaged traffic signs. Builds, erects, and takes down snow fences. Responds to emergency situations according to policies and procedures. Documents information related to maintenance and repairs. Logs daily activities. Fills out inspection sheets for vehicles and equipment.