Equipment Operator, Heavy-Duty
EmployerKidco Construction Ltd.
Date PostedOctober 14, 2021
Location Calgary, AB
Earnings $18.00 to $35.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
Work Hours 40 to 64 hours per week
Position Seasonal Full Time
Vacancies 5  Vacancies
Closing Date Oct 28, 2021
Kidco Construction Ltd.
No degree, certificate or diploma
Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)
- Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) Certificate
- Air Brake (Z) Endorsement
- Ground Disturbance - Level 1 program
- Ground Disturbance - Level II program
- Fall Arrest Protection Training Course
2 years to less than 3 years
Area of Work Experience
- Sub-grade excavating
- Rough grading
- Fine grading and finishing
- Stock piling
- Utilize material safety data sheets (MSDS)
- Read and interpret blueprints, maps, drawings and specifications
- Operate GPS (Global Positioning System) and other navigation equipment
Type of Heavy Equipment Operated
- Gravel or dump truck
- Bulldozer, large or small
- Backhoe excavator, loader
- Front end loader
Type of Industry Experience
- Operate heavy equipment
- Conduct pre-operational checks on equipment
- Steel-toed safety boots
- Safety glasses/goggles
- Safety vest
Work Site Environment
- Valid driver's licence
- Public transportation is not available
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
- Physically demanding
- Attention to detail
- Overtime required
Work Location Information
On the road job
- Medical Benefits
- Group Insurance Benefits
- Vision Care Benefits
- Other Benefits
How to Apply
Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.
Oct 28, 2021
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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
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
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
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