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Bridge Gang Worker - Construction Posted on Mar 07, 2018 by Volker Stevin Highways Ltd.

  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $21.95 to $28.85 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 to 50 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 2 Vacancies
  • Closing Date Apr 06, 2018
Job Requirements


Volker Stevin Highways Ltd.




No degree, certificate or diploma or equivalent experience

Equipment and Machinery Experience

  • Trampers (Jumping Jack)
  • Small front end loaders
  • Sandblasters
  • Jackhammers
  • Drills
  • Concrete saws
  • Concrete vibrators
  • Air compressors
  • Bobcats
  • Reciprocating saws
  • Circular saws
  • Air guns
  • Nail guns
  • Torches
  • Forklift
  • Grinding machine


2 years to less than 3 years

Construction Specialization

Roads and bridges

Weight Handling

  • Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)
  • Up to 45 kg (100 lbs)
  • More than 45 kg (100 lbs)

Specific Skills

  • Remove rubble and other debris at construction sites
  • Mix, pour and spread materials
  • Level earth to fine grade specifications
  • Erect and dismantle concrete forms, scaffolding, ramps, catwalks shoring and barricades
  • Direct traffic at or near construction sites
  • Assist heavy equipment operators
  • Pave and rake asphalt
  • Clean and pile salvaged materials
  • Clean up chemical spills and other contaminants

Security and Safety

  • Driving record check (abstract)
  • Drug test

Own Tools/Equipment

Steel-toed safety boots

Work Site Environment

  • Underground
  • Confined spaces
  • Dangerous
  • Outdoors
  • At heights
  • Dusty
  • Cold/refrigerated

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own transportation
  • Willing to travel
  • Willing to travel regularly
  • Valid driver's licence
  • Travel expenses paid by employer

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Manual dexterity
  • Tight deadlines
  • Overtime required

Work Location Information

  • Staff accommodation provided
  • Remote location
  • Various locations

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Team player
  • Client focus
  • Reliability

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.

Advertised Until

Apr 06, 2018

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes
The Bridge Gang Worker - Construction is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Construction Trades Helpers and Labourers

Interest in comparing to sort, clean and pile salvaged materials; in removing rubble and other debris using rakes, shovels, wheelbarrows and other equipment; in cleaning up chemical spills and other contaminants, and removing asbestos and other hazardous materials; and in directing traffic at, or near, construction sites


Interest in operating pneumatic hammers, vibrators and tampers; and in tending and feeding machines and equipment such as mixers, compressors and pumps


Interest in assisting to drill and blast rock, to align pipes and perform related activities during oil and gas pipeline construction and to demolish buildings using prying bars and other tools

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 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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