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Heavy Construction-Equipment Operator Posted on Nov 24, 2017 by Carmacks Enterprises Ltd.

  • Location Nisku, AB
  • Earnings $31.00 to $35.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 44 hours per week
  • Position Seasonal Full Time
  • Vacancies 10 Vacancies
  • Closing Date Mar 22, 2018
Job Requirements


Carmacks Enterprises Ltd.




No degree, certificate or diploma

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

Not required


1 year to less than 2 years

Area of Work Experience

  • Fine grading and finishing
  • Asphalt finishing

Type of Heavy Equipment Operated

  • Paver
  • Grader

Type of Industry Experience

Road 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

Own Tools/Equipment

Steel-toed safety boots

Work Site Environment


Transportation/Travel Information

  • Willing to travel regularly
  • Travel expenses paid by employer

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail

Work Location Information

  • Various locations
  • Relocation costs covered by employer

Personal Suitability

Team player

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

701 25 Avenue
Nisku, Alberta T9E0C1

Advertised Until

Mar 22, 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 Heavy Construction-Equipment Operator is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Heavy Equipment Operators (Except Crane)

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

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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