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Outreach Summer Student - Labour - Barrie Warehouse

Date: Feb 11, 2019

Location: Barrie, ON, CA

Company: Hydro One Networks Inc


Vacancy Number: 31763
Number of positions: 1
Town/City: Barrie, Ontario (CA-ON)
Business Unit: NTW OPRTNS
Department: WAREHOUSE (10001351)
Duration of assignment: 4 months



Job Duties:

Job Duties may include any of the following:

  • Load/unload tools, materials, equipment components to/from transport or storage trailers, vehicle, and worksite
  • Assist with preparing pole holes (5-9 ft depth) by removing dirt & rock using bar, spoon & shovel
  • Backfill hole manually with shovel
  • Tamp soil around hole using manual or hydraulic tamper
  • Install ground rod using ground rod driver/sledge hammer
  • Pull cable manually, as required
  • Clean up site (e.g. tools, materials, debris)
  • Flag person - (may require standing for up to 8 hrs/day) - set up cones &/or road signs, direct/control traffic using hand held/pole mounted sign, may use walkie-talkie
  • Deliver, materials, &/or personnel to job site
  • Cleaning vehicles - wash external components of vehicles with hose, & sweep/clean inside cab
  • Equipment inspections - walk long distances &/or drive (e.g. pick up truck, ATV) along the right of way inspecting the condition of equipment (e.g. pole, cable); report findings (verbal &/or written)
  • Operate gas drills to bore holes, impact tools, and hydraulic pole tampers
  • Ability to work in a variety of outdoor environments e.g. wet (e.g. mud) conditions, navigate uneven terrain, heat, and insects.


Job Requirements:

The successful candidate must have; a Class G License, computer experience (i.e. Word, Excel) and be physically capable to perform the duties listed above.


Additional Information:

  • Please be advised that some of our jobs may require physical strength and/or endurance.
  • Students must be available to work full-time from the beginning of May until the end of August.
  • Students must be currently attending post-secondary education and be scheduled to return to school in the fall.
  • Students may apply to a maximum of three positions. Anyone who applies to more than three positions will be automatically disqualified.
  • In order to verify information on your application we may contact the Hydro One employee who has referred you to confirm details.


NOTE: All individuals that wish to be rehired must submit an online application in order to be considered for employment.

Hydro One requires that all students applying for student opportunities be enrolled in post-secondary level studies and be returning to full-time studies upon the completion of their work term.  Exceptions will be made in cases where students require a work term in order to graduate.  Only applications submitted via Hydro One's career page will be accepted.  


If you are an international student, please ensure you have obtained a proper work permit and a Social Insurance Number (SIN).  Speak with your school’s career centre if you have any questions about acquiring this documentation.


If you share our passion for safety, our customer service focus, and are ready to play a lead role in building a bright future, we would love to hear from you!


Thank you for considering this opportunity and we welcome applications from all qualified candidates.  If you are being considered for an interview or other assessment one of our Recruitment Consultants will be in touch.  Furthermore, if you are being considered for an interview and require special accommodations please let us know.  Finally, short-listed candidates will be asked to pass a reliability check (which could include criminal background check, driver’s license abstract, education verification, etc.) prior being offered a job at Hydro One.  


This is a paid position.


Deadline: February 26, 2019



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