Excavator/Hoe Operator, Underground Construction (NOC 73400) (Edmonton)

GS Construction

compensation: $34.00 to $45.00 / hour (based on experience; salary increases as per Company policy).
employment type: full-time
job title: Excavator/Hoe Operator, Underground Construction
Employer: GS Construction

Job Locations: The position requires travel to various locations in the Edmonton area (AB). The employer arranges for travel when the job site is outside of the City of Edmonton.

Wage: $34.00 to $45.00 / hour (based on experience; salary increases as per Company policy); performance bonus per company policy.

Employment terms and conditions: Seasonal, Full-Time, 40 to 60 hours/week, Morning, Day, Weekend, Overtime

Vacancies: 12

Benefits: Health benefits (medical, dental and vision)

Anticipated start date: Spring 2024 (Actual start date is weather-dependent)

Job requirements:

Language: Basic English

Education: Not required

Experience: 1 year of related experience

Area of work: Excavation, Ditching, Sloping, and banking, Material Handling

Work Setting: Sewers and water mains, Underground construction, Large diameter pipeline construction, Industrial/commercial/institutional (ICI) construction

Type of Equipment operated: Excavator/Hoe, Trencher (large or small)

Work Site Environment: Outdoors, Dangerous, Dusty

Work conditions and physical capabilities: Fast-paced environment, Physically demanding, Overtime required, Attention to detail

Weight handling: Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Personal suitability: Efficient interpersonal skills, Flexibility, Reliability, Team player

Own tools/equipment: Steel-toed safety boots

Security and safety: Must comply with the company’s drug and alcohol testing requirements

Reporting to the Foreman the Excavator Operator will be responsible for preparing the ground for pipeline installation as required.
• Operate heavy equipment (excavator/hoe), including Hydraulic Excavator
• Clean and lubricate equipment and refill equipment tanks
• Conduct pre-operational checks on equipment
• Secure special attachments to equipment
• Perform minor repairs to equipment
• Ensure the trench is excavated to the specific depth/grade,
• Place water, storm, and sanitary sewer pipe in the excavation
• Observe the condition of the equipment and materials used to ensure it meets the company’s standards
• Report any possible problems or defects
• Ensure all work is conducted in a safe and responsible manner
• Follow directions of the ground crew regarding craning, gravel placement, and grading
• Operate two-way ratios and other communication equipment
• Prepare accident reports
• Know, understand, and ensure compliance with safety regulations
• Ensure compliance with current ground disturbance regulations
• Know and follow the company’s rules, policies, and procedures

How to apply:
By mail:
27060 Acheson Road
Spruce Grove, AB T7X 6B1

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Veterans of the Canadian Armed Forces, Visible minorities, Indigenous people, and Newcomers to Canada, are welcome to apply.
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