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Snow Removal Technician
Black & McDonald Limited - Richmond, ON
Job Description

​The Ottawa Region is seeking a Snow Removal Technician who will be working within the Service Division, reporting to the Service Supervisor. This position is responsible for the de-icing and clearing of snow from walks, driveways and parking lots for a variety of special purpose buildings. The successful candidate must have a Level 2 Secret security clearance or ability to attain one.​

Job Description

  • Maintain a clean and safe job site, while ensuring landscape and property is not damaged in the efforts of removing snow.
  • Safely and appropriately distribute de-icing solutions, including calcium chloride or rock salt.
  • Perform highly physical work outdoors on a consistent basis in all weather conditions, specifically very cold, icy, snowy weather.
  • Understand and meet contract scheduled deadlines without sacrificing great customer service or excellent quality.
  • Keep accurate timesheet records, submitted for review and signoff by the required deadlines.
  • Perform other tasks or projects as assigned/instructed by Foreman
Desired Skills & Experience


  • Ability to attain and hold a Level 2 Secret security clearance
  • Must have valid driver’s license
  • Excellent working knowledge and safe use of shovels, plows, snow blowers, skid loaders, vehicles with plow blades, and other powered and manually operated tools and equipment used to perform snow removal.
  • It is required all Snow Removal Technicians have cold weather gear and wear it appropriately to protect themselves against adverse weather conditions.
  • Maintain a professional demeanor at all times with fellow employees and customers
  • Ability to work varying shifts, weekends and holidays as required
Company Description
In 1921, William J. McDonald and William R. Black formed Black & McDonald Limited, a partnership to engage in residential wiring. Throughout the years, Black & McDonald has remained a family-owned business with an uncompromising commitment to the founder's principles of delivery as promised and fairness to all. The company has followed a planned course of diversification and expansion, combining growth and financial stability with ongoing investment in our people, and a willingness to pioneer new business opportunities and directions. Black & McDonald is an integrated, multi-trade contractor providing electrical, mechanical, utility and maintenance services to government, industrial, commercial and institutional markets. Currently, Black & McDonald operates across Canada, US and Bermuda. ​The company has over 5,500 employees working out of a network of more than 26 offices.

Black & McDonald approaches accessibility from an inclusive perspective, and will provide reasonable accommodation upon request throughout the recruitment and selection process.

Additional Information
Job Type: Full Time
Job Experience: Entry level
Job ID: 2018227259