Class 1 Vacuum Truck Operator

Class 1 Vacuum Truck Driver Operator Opportunity

Company Description

Solvent Buddy Inc. has been providing businesses, both large and small, with specialized equipment in waste management and industrial services since 1996. Also adding as of 2017, Chemical Cleaning to its services. Since humble beginnings on the south side of Edmonton the company has grown and now has three locations in Western Canada. Solvent Buddy provides a complete range of services into light industrial, aviation, forestry, mining, oil and gas. With that being said Solvent Buddy has a strong foundation in Safety, Integrity and Dependability.

Based out of Edmonton, Solvent Buddy is currently looking for an experienced Class 1 Vacuum Truck Driver Operator. The successful candidate will spend approximately 75% of their time operating various equipment, including but not limited to Vacuum, Pressure, and Steam trucks, and 25% driving units that require a Class 1 driver’s license. This Full Time Permanent position offers occasional overnight travel.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Drive and operate a variety of units safely
  • Complete all required paperwork on a daily basis, such as drivers logs, pre/post trip inspection reports and field level risk assessments
  • Deliver excellent client service to maintain and grow business relationships
  • Experience operating vacuum truck, streamer, and pressure truck equipment is an asset
  • Requirements:

  • Class 1 License with a Clean 5 year Commercial Driver Abstract, maximum of 6 demerits is acceptable
  • Minimum of 5 years of driving experience
  • Experience driving trucks with both Manual and Automatic transmissions is a requirement
  • Experience with fluid and/or hazardous waste hauling
  • Pre-employment drug testing will be required
  • MUST have the following current tickets (or be in the process of attaining):

  • OSSA orientation or BSO
  • CSTS ver.9
  • First Aid/CPR (2 day Standard)
  • H2S Alive
  • Why Solvent Buddy:

  • Stable Full Time Position with Full Benefits After 3 Months
  • Competitive Compensation In Recognition Of Previous Experience
  • Attractive Work-Life Balance For Quality Family Life
  • Growth Opportunities
  • Qualifications:

  • Desire to learn and be cross trained on all equipment including vacuum trucks and steamers
  • Demonstrated organizational skills with strong oral and written communication abilities
  • Strong organizational and time management abilities
  • High level of personal integrity
  • Strong work ethic
  • Professional/mature demeanor under stressful situations
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Must self-directed and be able to work with little supervision

  • If your skills and training meet the above criteria, please submit your resume to

    Thank you for your interest in Solvent Buddy and considering Solvent Buddy as your next employer. All applicants are assessed relative to the qualifications listed in the job posting. Only those applicants who meet the stated qualifications are eligible for further consideration. Due to the large volume of applications we receive, it is not possible for us to follow up with each applicant.

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    Christine Winegarden

    Recruitment Specialist

    Contact Details

    (780) 461-9452

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