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Job Details

Railway Car Loader

Employer

Altex Energy Ltd.

Date Posted

July 13, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $26.50 to $35.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 80 to 84 hours bi-weekly
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Aug 10, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

Altex Energy Ltd.

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Work Site Environment

  • Outdoors
  • At heights
  • Hot
  • Cold/refrigerated
  • Noisy
  • Wet/damp

Work Setting

  • Rural area
  • Oil and gas industry
  • Railway transport company

Tasks

  • Operate a variety of equipment to load, unload and move materials and products
  • Store cargo and materials
  • Transport and distribute materials and goods
  • Hazardous products handling and storage

Certificates, Licences, Memberships, and Courses 

  • Working at heights training
  • First Aid Certificate
  • Transportation of Dangerous Goods (TDG) Certificate
  • Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) Certificate

Vehicle and Equipment Experience

  • Light trucks
  • Industrial lift trucks and fork-lifts

Security and Safety

  • Bondable
  • Criminal record check
  • Driving record check (abstract)
  • Drug test

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own transportation
  • Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Large workload

Weight Handling

Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Personal Suitability

  • Adaptability
  • Analytical
  • Collaborative
  • Efficiency
  • Hardworking
  • Integrity
  • Positive attitude
  • Proactive
  • Quick learner
  • Time management
  • Dependability
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Reliability
  • Team player

Experience

Experience an asset

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Disability benefits
  • Health care plan
  • Paramedical services coverage

Financial benefits

Bonus

Long term benefits

  • Group insurance benefits
  • Life insurance
  • Long-term care insurance
  • Other benefits
  • Registered retirement savings plan (RRSP)

Other benefits

Free parking available


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Interest Codes & Abilities
The Railway Car Loader is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

Material Handlers (manual)
METHODICAL

Interest in comparing information to perform other material handling activities such as counting, weighing, sorting, packing and unpacking

OBJECTIVE

Interest in feeding - offbearing to move household appliances and furniture on and off moving trucks and vans

innovative

Interest in arranging articles in vans to form compact loads and in securing articles to prevent damage and breakage

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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Abilities

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