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Vacuum Truck Driver – Bushe River

Career Posting : Vacuum Truck Driver – Bushe River

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Type: Full-Time
Term: Other
Closing Date: November 17, 2021 5:00 pm

Open to DTFN Members Only

The DTFN Operations and Maintenance Department requires a full-time Vacuum Truck Driver for the community of Bushe River. Rate negotiable based on experience. Hours 8-5 PM. Must live in area, travel is not provided. Driver reports to the Bushe River OMD Foreman.

Duties and Responsibilities include:

  • The safe removal, transportation and disposal of sewage and wastewater from septic tanks
  • Responsible for providing weekly operational records, performing minor maintenance and servicing, maintaining interior and exterior appearance of the unit
  • Staying current with transportation laws and regulations


  • Previous experience operating a Tandem Truck
  • Minimum Class 3 License with Air Brakes Endorsement (provide proof with resume)
  • Provide a Driver’s Abstract with resume (must have a clean record)
  • Must pass a physical exam
  • Hold valid safety certificates ((OMD assists in safety certification updates, as required)
  • Must be available on short notice
  • Ability to speak the Dene language is an asset

The successful candidate must provide a current criminal record check; must also provide acceptable proof of full COVID-19 vaccination or provide an approved letter of request for accommodation.

Closing Date:
 November 17, 2021

Submit applications and/or resumes to:

Personnel Services Coordinator / HR
Dene Tha’ First Nation
P.O. Box 120 Chateh, AB T0H 0S0
Fax: (780) 321-3863 or 321-3886

We thank all applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.