Welcome To Futurescape Landscaping - Applying For The Snow Removal Operator Position

The Snow Removal Operator participates in a team setting to safely and effectively clear snow and manage risk associate with snow/ice. Operators are expected to be available 24hrs/day, 7 days/week at any time a snow or ice event occurs on their sites.

Detail Overview of Responsibilities:

• Respond promptly to calls for snow and ice events
• Prepare and show up for shifts free from the influence of any drugs, alcohol, or medicines that have an effect on safe and productive equipment operation
• Conduct pre-shift inspections and maintenance on all vehicles and equipment
• Clear snow from customer sites from designated areas (marked on site maps)
• Pile snow in designated and approved locations only
• Operate vehicles and snow plow equipment in a safe, responsible and efficient manner following all recommended operating procedures
• Control ice accumulations at jobsites with the safe and responsible use of de-icing agents (salt, treated salt, liquids or other de-icing chemicals)
• Be available for communication at all times during a shift and before/after shifts
• Accurately document site service records for each and every site including times, services performed, weather conditions etc.
• Submit paperwork and documentation promptly at the end of each shift
• Document and report any obstacles at site(s)
• Perform basic maintenance and small repairs on vehicles and equipment as required
• Wear appropriate personal protective equipment at all times
• Comply with all company policies and procedures
• Work in accordance with all local health and safety laws and regulations
• Communicate with customers in a polite and courteous manner

Key Success Behaviours and Skills: Requirements:

• Aligned with Futurescape Landscaping Core Values of Knowledge, Optimism, Relationships, Passion.
• Completion of high school
• Valid drivers’ license and/or equipment operators certificate(s)
• Safe driving record – able to submit a driver’s abstract (infractions history) upon request
• Minimum 2 years of experience operating snowplows and/or snowplow equipment
• Ability to read and interpret maps
• Documentation knowledge of: driver logbook; pre-trip and post-trip inspections; maintenance and repair reports; and trip reports
• Physically fit with strong stamina
• Ability to follow safe working procedures
• Excellent observation skills and a strong attention to detail
• Good analytical and problem solving skills
• Effective communication skills (both verbal and written)
• Ability to work both independently with little supervision, and as part of a team
• Speak, read, and write English
• Carry and use a smart phone or data-enabled device for communication and reporting

*Training possible for otherwise ideal candidate not meeting these qualification requirements

Work Conditions:

• Various locations including both residential and commercial sites
• Extremely flexible working hours, including nights, weekend, and holiday work
• Ability to lift a minimum of 50 lbs.
• Ability to work in a fast paced environment
• Work safely near heavy equipment and other vehicles on a regular basis
• Work outdoors in various conditions including extreme cold, rain, dust, noise, and wet conditions

Start Your Application

©Fit First® Technologies International, Inc. All Rights Reserved, Worldwide. Patented.