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Job Details

Excavator Operator

Employer

Morgan Construction and Environmental Ltd.

Date Posted

August 04, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Fort McMurray, AB
  • Earnings $35.00 to $40.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Temporary Full Time
  • Vacancies 55  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Sep 03, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

Morgan Construction and Environmental Ltd.

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

Work Site Environment

  • Outdoors
  • Hot

Work Setting

  • Staff accommodation provided
  • Various locations

Tasks

  • Operate heavy equipment
  • Read and interpret blueprints, maps, drawings and specifications
  • Clean and lubricate equipment and refill equipment tanks
  • Conduct pre-operational checks on equipment
  • Operate two-way radios and other communication equipment

Type of Heavy Equipment Operated

Backhoe excavator, loader

Type of Industry Experience

  • Oil and Gas Well Sites
  • Road construction

Security and Safety

  • Driving record check (abstract)
  • Drug test

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own transportation
  • Willing to travel
  • Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Fast-paced environment
  • Overtime required

Own Tools/Equipment

Steel-toed safety boots

Experience

2 years to less than 3 years

Screening questions

  • Are you available for shift or on-call work?
  • 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?

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Health care plan
  • Vision care benefits

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Interest Codes & Abilities
The Excavator 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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