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damage prevention technician


Source: Job Bank

Location

Kincardine, ON
N2Z1R7

Salary

$20.00 to $25.00 hourly (to be negotiated)

Additional Information

  • Work Term: Seasonal
  • Work Language: English
  • Hours: 40 to 50 hours per week
  • Education: Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
  • Experience: Experience an asset
  • or equivalent experience

Work site environment

  • Outdoors
  • Wet/damp
  • Cold/refrigerated
  • Hot

Work setting

  • Urban area
  • Various locations
  • Rural area
  • Residential
  • Construction

Tasks

  • Keep record of work performed and location and condition of equipment
  • Read blueprint, schemas and drawings
  • Check, lubricate, refuel and clean equipment
  • Report any malfunctions to supervisor
  • Search, locate and repair reported water leaks
  • Check and lubricate gas pipeline valves
  • Conduct routine survey of gas mains and distribution lines
  • Provide information on underground gas distribution lines
  • Observe excavation work to ensure that underground facilities are protected
  • MS Office

Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses 

  • Class 5/5F/G Licence (cars, small trucks and other 2-axle vehicles)

Equipment and machinery experience

  • Gas detecting devices

Security and safety

  • Driver's validity licence check
  • Driving record check (abstract)

Transportation/travel information

  • Valid driver's licence
  • Willing to travel

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Physically demanding
  • Walking
  • Work under pressure
  • Ability to distinguish between colours
  • Overtime required
  • Sitting

Weight handling

  • Up to 9 kg (20 lbs)

Personal suitability

  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Flexibility
  • Initiative
  • Team player
  • Accurate
  • Client focus
  • Dependability
  • Reliability

Screening questions

  • Are you available for shift or on-call work?
  • Are you available for the advertised start date?
  • Are you willing to relocate for this position?
  • Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
  • Do you have the above-indicated required certifications?
  • What is the highest level of study you have completed?

Green job

  • Involves duties and responsibilities that lead to positive environmental outcomes

Workplace information

  • On the road job

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Health care plan
  • Vision care benefits

Financial benefits

  • Gasoline paid
  • Night shift premium

Other benefits

  • Learning/training paid by employer
  • Transportation provided by employer

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