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Grader Operator Posted on Mar 28, 2018 by Rockhard Contractors Inc.

  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $30.00 to $45.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 44 to 80 hours per week
  • Position Seasonal Full Time
  • Vacancies 2 Vacancies
  • Closing Date Apr 27, 2018
Job Requirements

Employer

Rockhard Contractors Inc.

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

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

Experience

5 years or more

Area of Work Experience

  • Sub-grade excavating
  • Stripping
  • Rough grading
  • Material handling
  • Fine grading and finishing
  • Excavation
  • Slope grooming

Additional Skills

  • Prepare accident reports
  • Calculate weight, distance, volume and length measurements

Type of Heavy Equipment Operated

Grader

Type of Industry Experience

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

Specific Skills

  • Operate two-way radios and other communication equipment
  • Operate heavy equipment
  • Conduct pre-operational checks on equipment
  • Clean and lubricate equipment and refill equipment tanks

Own Tools/Equipment

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

Work Site Environment

Outdoors

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own transportation
  • Willing to travel
  • Willing to travel regularly
  • Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

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

Work Location Information

Various locations


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 27, 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 Grader Operator is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
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 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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