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Job Details

Construction Equipment Operator

Employer

Stan Schmode Holdings Ltd.

Date Posted

June 01, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Westlock, AB
  • Earnings $26.00 to $35.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 40 to 50 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Jul 27, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

Stan Schmode Holdings Ltd.

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

  • Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) Certificate
  • First Aid Certificate
  • Confined Space Entry Training
  • Driver's License (Class 1 or A)
  • Air Brake (Z) Endorsement

Equipment and Machinery Experience

Truck

Experience

3 years to less than 5 years

Area of Work Experience

  • Trenching
  • Stripping
  • Sloping and banking
  • Rough grading
  • Material handling
  • Land clearing
  • Landscaping
  • Haul road maintenance
  • Fine grading and finishing
  • Excavation
  • Ditching
  • Backfilling
  • Snow removal
  • Stock piling

Additional Skills

Utilize material safety data sheets (MSDS)

Type of Heavy Equipment Operated

  • Operate forklift
  • Loader
  • Industrial lift trucks and fork-lifts
  • Grader
  • Gravel or dump truck
  • Bulldozer, large or small
  • Backhoe excavator, loader
  • Bobcats
  • Front end loader
  • Dump truck

Type of Industry Experience

  • Road construction
  • Residential construction
  • Industrial/commercial/institutional (ICI) construction

Specific Skills

  • Secure special attachments to equipment
  • Perform minor repairs to equipment
  • Operate heavy equipment
  • Operate hydraulic pumping systems
  • Operate computer controlled equipment
  • Conduct pre-operational checks on equipment
  • Clean and lubricate equipment and refill equipment tanks

Security and Safety

Driving record check (abstract)

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Hard hat

Work Site Environment

Outdoors

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own transportation
  • Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Physically demanding
  • Overtime required

Type of Trucking and Equipment

Tractor-trailer

Service Experience

Trucking

Personal Suitability

Ability to multitask

Screening questions

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
  • Do you have the above-indicated required certifications?

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Interest Codes & Abilities
The Construction Equipment Operator is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

Heavy Equipment Operators (Except Crane)
OBJECTIVE

Interest in operating bulldozers and heavy dredging, paving and surfacing equipment to deepen waterways, reclaim earth fill, lay, spread and compact concrete, asphalt and other surface materials during highway and road construction; and in operating power shovels to excavate rock, ore and other materials from open-pit mines, strip mines, quarries and construction pits

METHODICAL

Interest in comparing information to move, load and unload cargo and to clear brush and stumps before logging activities using bulldozers and other heavy equipment

innovative

Interest in conducting pre-operational checks on equipment and in cleaning, lubricating and refilling equipment, and in building roads at logging and surface mining sites using bulldozers and other heavy equipment

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 

It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective, and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes for this NOC group is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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