Tack Truck Driver

Dexter Construction

Greenwich, Nova Scotia

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Dexter Construction Company is a large, diversified Construction Company engaged in all major aspects of the heavy civil construction industry within the Atlantic Provinces. We are currently looking for a Tack Truck Driver to join our operations out of Greenwich, NS for the 2023 season. This positions will be based out of Greenwich, but may involve travel to other parts of the province as the need arises.

Job Summary:

Under the direction of the Foreman, the Tack Truck Driver is responsible for the safe and efficient operation of an asphalt distributor truck used to apply liquid asphalt on roadways. This position is also responsible for inspecting, cleaning, and maintaining the equipment.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Set spray bar distributors for applying liquid asphalt;
  • Apply liquid from distributor to designated area with high attention to detail;
  • Advise the Foreman of any requirements for maintenance or repairs;
  • Perform manual labor as needed, such as shoveling or raking;
  • Be aware of surroundings at all times;
  • Ensure a safe work environment in compliance with all safety policies and procedures using the appropriate tools and equipment for the task;
  • Protect and promote the interest of this company in all matters and to take actions as required to satisfy such responsibilities;
  • Ensure safety of fellow employees;
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, Education, and Experience:

  • 2 years similar experience in a construction environment would be an asset;
  • Valid class 5 drivers license in good standing;
  • Ability to follow a firm work schedule as directed by supervisor;
  • Must be well versed in construction site protocols, rules and code of conduct;
  • Willingness to work in a team environment;
  • Ability to operate required equipment in a safe and responsible manner;
  • Comply with all safety policies and procedures;
  • Ability to effectively communicate with co-workers and supervisors to ensure that projects are completed properly;
  • Working safely is a condition of employment.

How to Apply:

Dexter Construction offers a competitive compensation and benefit package and is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage all interested candidates to submit a detailed resume to:


We would like to thank all those who apply; however only those selected for an interview will be notified

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