Updated 2023-08-26

Makkinga Contractors is currently accepting resumes for one TRIAXLE DUMP TRUCK DRIVER to start work immediately in Red Lake, Ontario.  

Applicants must have a minimum of three years experience in a similar position as well as the ability to operate of all types of heavy equipment and mechanical skills. Applicants must be able to drive trucks with a manual transmission. Applicants must have a valid DZ drivers license with a clear driving record and clear CVOR driver abstract.   

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Operate triaxle dump truck to haul aggregates with the ability to self-load with a front end loader or excavator

  • Perform pre-trip inspections and general maintenance as required, reporting defects to supervisor

  • Secure loads in compliance with load security regulations

  • Create and maintain all required documentation, including use of electric logging devices

  • Adhere to all M.T.O. regulations

  • Incorporate safety with the willingness to comply to safety initiatives and procedures

  • Communicate with supervisor, crews and clients via two-way radio, cell phone, and e-mail

  • Must be able to work independently as well as of part of a team and communicate with clients and crews

  • Possibility of night shift hours, long days and weekends as required

Please submit resume along with references, drivers abstract and CVOR drivers abstract to:

Shannon McQuaker
Makkinga Contractors
807-935-2731 FAX


We would like to thank all who apply; however, only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.