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Excavator Operator Posted on Sep 15, 2017 by Sam's Excavating and Landscaping Ltd

  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $29.70 hourly
  • Work Hours 35 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 2 Vacancies
  • Closing Date Dec 31, 2017
Job Requirements

Employer

Sam's Excavating and Landscaping Ltd

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Area of Work Experience

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

Additional Skills

  • Utilize material safety data sheets (MSDS)
  • Calculate weight, distance, volume and length measurements
  • Complete onboard and other logs

Type of Heavy Equipment Operated

Backhoe excavator, loader

Type of Industry Experience

  • Road construction
  • Industrial/commercial/institutional (ICI) construction

Specific Skills

  • Secure special attachments to equipment
  • Operate heavy equipment
  • Conduct pre-operational checks on equipment
  • Clean and lubricate equipment and refill equipment tanks

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Physically demanding
  • Overtime required

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.

In Person

3569 Claxton Cres SW
Edmonton, Alberta T6W0Z7

Advertised Until

Dec 31, 2017

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.

NOC & Interest Codes
The Excavator Operator is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Heavy Equipment Operators (Except Crane)
NOC code: 7421
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 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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