Lead Hand- Hydrovac - Port Perry, Canada - Southview Group

Southview Group
Southview Group
Verified Company
Port Perry, Canada

2 days ago

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Specific Duties:

  • Reviewing operator's daily paperwork to ensure compliance with provincial and federal regulations as well as corporate and business partner requirements.
  • Coaching operators to ensure maintenance policies and procedures are followed and all units are being maintained on a daily/weekly basis.
  • Responsible for training new operators and ensuring all operators are competent before operating solo or advancing to Hydrovac Operator Level 2. Mentoring operators when issues arise in the field.
  • Inspecting Hydrovac units on a weekly basis to ensure necessary maintenance is being performed.
  • Maintain inventory of Hydrovac unit tools and materials and PPE and order as required.
  • Delivery of material to units in the field if necessary.
  • Perform weekly onsite safety and compliance inspections.
  • Creating work orders for required maintenance and monitoring them via the work order tracker.
  • Performing small maintenance on trucks or training operators on how to do based on list of required items on board and in operator onboard checklist.
  • Assisting Operations Manager with daily dispatch, adjusting where necessary to provide optimal customer service to clients.
  • Maintaining the monthly maintenance records for each hydrovac unit


  • A DZ driver's license is the minimum requirement needed.
  • Must have and maintain a clean driver's abstract and CVOR
  • Must possess and exhibit strong safety acumen and demonstrate safe work practices
  • Previous hydrovac, trucking, vacuum truck or other related experience preferred
  • Mechanical inclination is a requirement
  • Must be able to work independently with mínimal supervision
  • First Aid, CSTS, H2S, Fall Protection, Confined Space, OSSA, W.H.M.I.S, Ground Disturbance, and Electrical Awareness are preferred
  • Operate Southview Group's equipment in a safe and professional manner
  • Properly document all Company, Federal, Provincial and Customer documentation/paperwork as required by law and or established policy in a clear and legible manner
  • Able to effectively and professionally communicate with onsite customer representatives

Essential Physical Functions:

  • Hear and distinguish emergency signals and instructions while on duty
  • Must be able to repetitively sit, lift, stoop, bend, squat, kneel, reach and crawl
  • Must be able to repeatedly lift a minimum of 50 pounds
  • Must be able to work in all outdoor elements (rain, snow, heat) for extended periods of time
  • Confined Space Entry may be required to accomplish tasks for some clients when applicable
  • Be able to wear PPE (Personal Protective Equipment)
  • Must be able to climb ladders, and work from stationary platforms from elevated heights
  • Must be capable of working extended hours and variable shifts
  • Must be eligible to work in Canada

$30.00-$35.00 per hour


  • Company events
  • Dental care
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Extended health care
  • Life insurance
  • Onsite parking
  • Vision care
  • Wellness program

Flexible Language Requirement:

  • French not required


  • 10 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday

Supplemental pay types:

  • Overtime pay

Work Location:
In person

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