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Equipment Operator Employer: RM of Macdonald Location: Sanford, MB Application Deadline: TBD

Job Description:

Job Duties:

  • Operate 25 tonne track excavator with laser assisted ditching
  • Operate Motor Grader and perform routine summer road maintenance
  • Operate Motor Grader and perform routine snow clearing
  • Operate other heavy equipment.
  • Perform daily maintenance and safety checks on equipment
  • Requires extended hours and weekend work
  • Willing and able to work with little supervision
  • Ability to be on call with quick response time as required
  • Any other skills (carpentry, electrical, welding, etc.) would be considered an asset
  • Capable of manual labour and other duties as assigned
  • Ensure shop and work areas are kept clean and organized at all times
  • Demonstrate continuous effort to improve operations and work cooperatively and jointly with the rest of the crew


  • Heavy Equipment Operating experience required.
  • Valid Class 5 driver’s license required
  • Valid Class 1 driver’s license would be an asset
  • Mechanical aptitude with ability to perform routine maintenance required
  • Physically fit to perform manual labour
  • Knowledge of laser slope guidance for ditching
  • Operation of Grader plow and wing
  • High School Diploma, GED or equivalent.
  • Heavy Equipment Operator Certification would be considered an asset.
  • Minimum 2 years of experience as a Grader Operator or Excavator Operator.
  • Knowledge of equipment safety
  • Knowledge of equipment maintenance and storage
  • Knowledge of road construction and maintenance techniques
  • High level of personal integrity
  • Strong work ethic
  • Professional/mature demeanor
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Must be able to work with little supervision
  • Able to deal with people tactfully, diplomatically, and professionally

The Municipality offers an excellent remuneration and benefits package.

Persons possessing the necessary qualifications and experience should submit a resume to:

We thank all candidates for their interest, however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

Cole Braden, Assistant Manager of Public Works

Direct Applications To:


Tel: 204-736-2214

Application Deadline: Open until filled