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Job Details

Excavator Operator

Employer

Rock Hard Ventures Inc.

Date Posted

May 13, 2024

Languages

English
  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $25.00 to $40.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 88 hours per week
  • Position Seasonal Full Time
  • Vacancies 3  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Jun 12, 2024
Job Requirements

Employer

Rock Hard Ventures Inc.

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

Work site environment

  • Outdoors
  • Hot

Work setting

Staff accommodation provided

Tasks

  • Operate heavy equipment
  • Clean and lubricate equipment and refill equipment tanks
  • Measure distance, volume, length and weight
  • Understand the purpose, proper usgage and information found on material safety data sheets (MSDS)
  • Conduct pre-operational checks on equipment
  • Operate two-way radios and other communication equipment
  • Perform minor repairs to equipment

Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses 

  • Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) Certificate
  • First Aid Certificate
  • Construction Safety Training Systems (CSTS) Certificate
  • Ground Disturbance - Level 1 program

Type of inspection

Sewer systems and pipelines

Type of heavy equipment operated

Backhoe excavator, loader

Equipment and machinery experience

Water mains

Area of work experience

  • Backfilling
  • Ditching
  • Excavation
  • Fine grading and finishing
  • Land clearing
  • Material handling
  • Rough grading
  • Sloping and banking
  • Stock piling
  • Stripping
  • Sub-grade excavating
  • Trenching

Type of industry experience

Road construction

Transportation/travel information

  • Own transportation
  • Willing to travel

Work conditions and physical capabilities

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

Own tools/equipment

  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Hard hat
  • Safety glasses/goggles
  • Safety vest

Experience

5 years or more

Financial benefits

Group insurance 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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