Halifax Harbour Bridges (HHB) maintains and operates the Angus L. Macdonald and A. Murray MacKay Bridges that span Halifax harbour. With annual traffic volume in excess of 34 million crossings, HHB’s mission is to provide safe, efficient and reliable cross-harbour transportation infrastructure in a cost effective manner. HHB employees take pride in the bridges. We are motivated, results-driven individuals who enjoy challenges, and are committed to continuous learning.
Reporting to the Maintenance Supervisor, the Snow & Ice Control Technician – Casual Worker position is responsible for safely operating de-icing and snow clearing equipment on the bridges, approach streets, sidewalks, parking lots and all other HHB properties, as roads need to be cleared and made safe for the travelling public.
This position is deemed as a *Safety Sensitive Position as work is completed in variable weather temperatures and adverse weather conditions, working at extreme heights from 170 – 320 feet above the bridge, and in confined spaces below the bridge or in the bridge towers. A critical accountability for this role is following HHB Safety standards, policies and processes, including but not limited to: completing job hazard assessments, wearing required Personal Protective Equipment, ensuring proper access of confined spaces, reporting safety observations.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
This is a casual position during HHB’s winter season to provide coverage as needed based on operational demands. This position has no guarantee of hours – successful candidates will be called on a when and as required basis and will be only paid for the hours that they work. The hourly wage for this position is $20.78.
*Safety Sensitive Position refers to any position in which Employees have a key and direct role in an operation where performance impacted or limited by drug or alcohol use could result in a significant incident, near miss, or failure to adequately respond to a significant incident and affect the health, safety or security of the Employee, other persons, property, or the environment, or cause a detrimental impact to reputation. Safety sensitive positions are also those where there is no direct supervision or limited supervision is available to provide frequent operational checks.
How to Apply:
Submit your Resume and complete all pre-screening questions by Sunday, November 22, 2020 to: https://bit.ly/2ID4ih3 , or go to www.indeed.ca (What: Casual Winter Shift Technician; Where: Halifax, Nova Scotia). HHB appreciates all applications, however only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.
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