Heavy Equipment Operator
EmployerAlex Excavating Ltd.
Date PostedApril 20, 2022
Location Calgary, AB
Earnings $30.00 hourly
Work Hours 40 hours per week
Position Permanent Full Time
Vacancies 1  Vacancy
Closing Date Jun 17, 2022
Alex Excavating Ltd.
- Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
- or equivalent experience
3 years to less than 5 years
Area of Work Experience
- Sub-grade excavating
- Sloping and banking
- Rough grading
- Material handling
- Land clearing
- Haul road maintenance
- Fine grading and finishing
- Snow removal
- Stock piling
- Utilize material safety data sheets (MSDS)
- Read and interpret blueprints, maps, drawings and specifications
- Prepare accident reports
- Calculate weight, distance, volume and length measurements
- Complete onboard and other logs
Type of Heavy Equipment Operated
- Bulldozer, large or small
- Backhoe excavator, loader
- Front end loader
Type of Industry Experience
- Residential construction
- Industrial/commercial/institutional (ICI) construction
- Secure special attachments to equipment
- Perform minor repairs to equipment
- Operate two-way radios and other communication 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
- John Deere controls
- Steel-toed safety boots
- Hard hat
- Safety vest
Work Site Environment
- Willing to travel
- Valid driver's licence
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
- Fast-paced environment
- Physically demanding
- Attention to detail
- Overtime required
Work Location Information
Willing to relocate
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.
Jun 17, 2022
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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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