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Turnaround Driver

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Location: Red Deer County, AB, Canada
Date Posted: Dec 15, 2021
Category: Drivers
Job ID: 79044

Job Description

The Opportunity:

The Opportunity 

Clean Harbors is looking for Drivers and Operators to join our team on a temporary seasonal basis for up to 6 months based out of our Edmonton and Fort McMurray locations! These positions require the candidate to safely operate, drive and maintain Manual Transmission Class 1 or Class 3 equipment, such as High-Pressure units and Vacuum trucks. While a commercial drivers license is required for this position, 90% of the work performed will be labor duties including but not limited to Confined Space Entry, Rigging In & Out, working at heights, and High-Pressure Water Blasting.

By applying to this position, you are applying for our upcoming shutdown projects throughout Alberta and will be available for work from February-June 2022 and possibly return for shutdown projects in September.

Why work for Clean Harbors? 

  • Health and Safety is our #1 priority and we live it 3-6-5!;
  • Earn a Retention Bonus of up to $1,500 after successful completion of the shutdown season;
  • Earn a competitive wage of up to $31.00/hour with overtime paid up to $46.50/hour (depending on qualifications and previous experience);
  • On the job training will be provided to all employees;
  • Personal Protective Equipment is provided;
  • Possibility of joining our team on a permanent basis after the season is complete!

Key Responsibilities:  

  • Ensuring that Health and Safety is the number one priority by complying with all safe work practices, policies, and processes and acting in a safe manner at all times;
  • Operate, drive and stage various manual transmission units (i.e., High-Pressure, Hydrovac, Combo and Vac);
  • Work in confined spaces such as vessels and tanks under supplied air and may transport hazardous goods;
  • Perform general labor duties as assigned, including the use of hand tools, power tools, and high-pressure water blasting equipment with PSI up to 40k;
  • Work as part of a team with Clients, Co-workers & Supervisors. 

What does it take to work for Clean Harbors? 

  • Class 1 or Class 3 Drivers License required with Manual Transmission experience;
  • Ability to access Client sites which may require clearance of a drug and alcohol screen, Covid-19 rapid antigen test and/or proof of vaccination;
  • Candidates with valid Safety Tickets will be given priority (i.e., H2S Alive, CSTS, OSSA Fall Protection, OSSA Confined Space and First Aid with CPR);
  • Previous Vacuum Truck and/or High-Pressure unit operating experience preferred;
  • Previous labour-intensive experience;
  • Willing and able to travel for extended periods and the ability to work 10–12-hour shifts (including nights);
  • Previous shutdown/turnaround experience is an asset. 

Wondering what to expect in starting your career with Clean Harbors? 
Click Here to view a Day in the Life Video! 

40-years of sustainability in action. Clean Harbors is the leading provider of environmental, energy and industrial services throughout the United States, Canada, Mexico and Puerto Rico.  Everywhere industry meets environment, Clean Harbors is on-site, providing premier environmental, energy and industrial services. We are solving tough problems through innovation and proven methodology – come be part of the solution with us. 

Join our safety focused team today!  To learn more about our company, and to apply online for this exciting opportunity, visit us at 

We thank all those interested in joining the Clean Harbors team; however only those that complete the online application and meet the minimum job qualifications will be considered for this role. 

For additional information about driver career opportunities, please call us at 1-833-32-DRIVE (1-833-32-37483) 

Clean Harbors is a Military & Veteran friendly company.


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