To provide a delivery service for the Toronto Public Library system; maintain a delivery vehicle in road-
worthy condition and perform other duties.
Under the supervision of the designated supervisor, and working within a team structure, this position is
operating an automotive commercial vehicle under applicable legislative requirements as
described in the City of Toronto Fleet Policy
loading and unloading the vehicle of boxes, equipment or materials at the various Library facilities
or other locations
checking load against shipping papers or work orders
following pre-arranged routes to designated branches, departments or other locations
picking up boxes and other items, sorting mail and/or material addressed to other locations into
the appropriate container
performs induction, sweeping, loading functions associated with the central sorter
monitors and troubleshoots sorter problems and sorting exceptions
check item status against the library database for transit information
making recommendations to the designated supervisor for adjustments in the service
cleaning the interior of the vehicle
arranging for fuelling and other servicing of the vehicle
inspecting the vehicle for fluid levels, wear, damage or malfunction; reporting defects to the
performing other duties, as required.
Minimum of Ontario Grade 10 education or equivalent
Minimum of one year work experience
Driver's licence (Class "G") in good standing
Experience in driving a commercial vehicle*
Knowledge of basic vehicle maintenance
Knowledge of City of Toronto traffic rules and regulations
Effective communications skills
Ability to establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with other staff
Ability to perform physical tasks such as lifting boxes of books, supplies and equipment received or
- A commercial vehicle is defined by the Ministry of Transportation as weighing more than 4,500
Commercial Vehicle Operator’s Registration (CVOR) program.
SALARY: $27.47 per hour (2022 Rate)
HOW TO APPLY:
E-mail your cover letter and resume, quoting the Job Posting #, to [email protected]
We thank all applicants and advise that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
The Toronto Public Library invites applications from all qualified individuals. The Library is committed to
employment equity and diversity in the workplace and welcomes applications from visible minorities, Indigenous
people, persons with disabilities, and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity.
Upon request, accommodation will be provided for persons with disabilities through all stages of the recruitment
and selection process.