Boom Truck Operator
Watson Building Supplies
Belleville, ON

Watson is Ontario’s premier supplier of building materials. Our team is made up of dedicated and hardworking individuals who together create a rewarding and welcoming work environment.

Our Belleville location is currently seeking a highly motivated and customer-focused individual for the position of Boom Truck/ Mobile Crane Operator. The Boom Truck Operator transports products to job sites and places these materials in requested work locations. Together with other team members, the Boom Truck Operator works to exceed customer expectations.

Location – 130 Adam Street, Belleville, ON, K8N 2X9

Key Responsibilities

Perform circle-checks and complete logbook entries
Transport loads in a professional manner following the rules of the road and representing the company to the highest standards
Ensure proper vehicle and boom/ mobile crane maintenance and servicing
Verify load security and accuracy
Deliver materials to the satisfaction of customers and maintain an emphasis on safety, service, and efficiency
Safe operation of the boom/ mobile crane while loading and unloading
Communicate with customers and other trades on construction sites
Maintain contact with dispatch and work to resolve issues as they arise
Prepare trucks for reloading and assist warehouse staff as needed
Act as an ambassador of the company with all employees and customers
Follow all regulations, company policies, and procedures
Other duties as assigned by management

Skills and Qualifications

Valid DZ/AZ driver’s license (or equivalent) with a minimum two years of experience and a clean driver’s abstract
0 - 8 ton mobile crane certification with a minimum of 1 year of experience
Effective written and oral communication skills
Ability to work independently and as team
Knowledge of basic mathematics
Basic hand tool skills

Physical requirements include:
Ability to lift and carry up to 100lbs
Sitting and driving for long periods of time
Frequently climbing up and down stairs
Pulling, pushing, bending and torso twisting movements to transfer building materials between truck and job site

Wages - $25.00 - $26.30/ hour
Bonus - up to $5,500/yr
Health benefits including drug coverage, practitioner, dental, vision, disability, and life insurance
Retirement savings (pension or other)
Perks - Employee recognition programs, company discounts (mobile phone, gym membership, etc.), training programs and opportunities for career advancement, group events, and more

If you feel Watson is a good fit for your career goals and skillset, we invite you to apply and look forward to reviewing your application. As part of the GMS Inc. family of companies, you can launch your career with a North American building materials distributor and discover opportunities for growth and advancement. Our people have the independence and authority to make a difference. We invest in relationships, and every person is important. Our highest priority is serving others. We passionately pursue a safe work environment along with a relentless focus on operational excellence. We believe you can never go wrong doing the right thing.

We are an equal opportunity employer.