Jobs Description

  • Hydrovac Operator
  • Hydrovac Supervisors
  • Full Time Permanent
  • Telecommunications Underground, Construction Underground
  • Etobicoke, Ontario
  • TBD (based on experience)
  • February 8, 2018
  • February 22, 2018

Position Overview:

Distinct Tech Inc. is looking for an experienced Hydrovac Operator to work on our excavation projects, must have a thorough understanding of truck and equipment.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Responsible for the successful completion of hydro excavation projects including: utility line exposure, debris removal, slot trenching and digging, excavation of sensitive underground piping and cables.
  • Operate Hydrovac trucks and equipment in a safe and professional manner.
  • Set up and inspect grounding and/or bonding procedures for Hydrovac operation.
  • Ensure all Hydrovac truck equipment and components are in good working condition at all times. Perform pre and post trip inspections, follow company policies and procedures for routine maintenance, perform general housekeeping to ensure units are operating properly. Report any deficiencies to the manager.
  • Maintain and use appropriate personal protective equipment.
  • Must be able to work in a confined space; walk, bend, and lift up to 75 pounds.
  • Any other duties as assigned.


  • 1-3 years of experience as a Hydro Vac Truck operator.
  • High school Diploma
  • Driver’s Licence class (DZ)
  • Clean driving record

Working Environment

Exposure to elements – Outdoor work

Dusty, dirty, noisy work sites