Equipment Operator, Heavy-Duty
Date PostedJanuary 18, 2023
Location Picture Butte, AB
Earnings $28.65 to $33.78 hourly (to be negotiated)
Work Hours 44 hours per week
Position Seasonal Full Time
Vacancies 5  Vacancies
Closing Date Feb 17, 2023
- Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
- or equivalent experience
Work site environment
- Operate heavy equipment
- Clean and lubricate equipment and refill equipment tanks
- Utilize material safety data sheets (MSDS)
- Conduct pre-operational checks on equipment
- Perform minor repairs to equipment
Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses
Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) Certificate
Type of heavy equipment operated
- Backhoe excavator, loader
- Bulldozer, large or small
- Front end loader
- Dump truck
- Gravel or dump truck
Area of work experience
- Fine grading and finishing
- Haul road maintenance
- Material handling
- Sloping and banking
- Sub-grade excavating
Type of industry experience
Security and safety
- Criminal record check
- Driving record check (abstract)
- Own transportation
- Valid driver's licence
Work conditions and physical capabilities
- Physically demanding
- Attention to detail
Steel-toed safety boots
- Are you available for the advertised start date?
- Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
- Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
1 year to less than 2 years
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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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