Boom Truck Operator

Position posted on: May 11th, 2017

A&B Rail Services Ltd.

A Canadian Railway Service and Project Solutions Company

 Boom Truck Operator

At A&B Rail Services, our work is getting and keeping Canada’s railway operators in motion – safely and sustainably! We work coast-to-coast, in every railway sector, and on any size project. Our commitment is service excellence and offering our clients exceptional value.  Within our team, we call this Doing It Right!

  We proudly operate with a family of Universal companies under the banner of Universal Rail Systems.  Each company features a unique specialization, a cross-Canada presence, and a commitment to living and reflecting our overall company values and service-focused philosophy.

At A&B Rail Services, we are currently seeking Boom Truck Operator who will be responsible for working with the signals crew distributing and transporting signal material and machinery. Working alongside crew on site as required. Tasks include, Operating Hi-Rail boom truck and or other equipment, Loading/Unloading and securement of equipment and material and physical labour when required. This individual will at times work in high noise levels, fast paced and labour intensive roles, all weather conditions, standing/sitting varies on a daily basis and can be given multiple responsibilities at any given time.


The successful candidate for this role will demonstrate the following skills and experiences:

  • AZ License with 1-3 years’ experience
  • Clean criminal record
  • Clean drivers abstract
  • Working away from home
  • Experience operating truck mounted crane / log loader
  • Ability to lift and carry up to 75lbs unassisted
  • Willingness to travel


At A&B Rail Services we offer competitive compensation packages, challenging work scopes partnered with a highly skilled and experienced team of professionals with a proven track record.


Interested candidates are encouraged to apply with their cover letter and resume to:

 Anisa Hossain- HR Coordinator


We would like to thank all applicants for their interest but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

A&B Rail Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer.



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