Heavy Equipment Operator Posted on Dec 18, 2017 by Double M Farms
Location Acme, AB
Earnings $15.00 to $20.00 hourly
Work Hours 40 to 50 hours per week
Position Permanent Full Time
Vacancies 1 Vacancy
Closing Date Feb 11, 2018
Double M Farms
Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
Equipment and Machinery Experience
- Farming machinery
1 year to less than 2 years
Type of Farm Operations
Beef cattle ranching and farming, including feedlots
Type of Heavy Equipment Operated
- Gravel or dump truck
- Bulldozer, large or small
- Backhoe excavator, loader
- Front end loader
- Perform minor repairs to equipment
- Operate two-way radios and other communication equipment
- Operate heavy equipment
- Operate hydraulic pumping systems
- Conduct pre-operational checks on equipment
- Clean and lubricate equipment and refill equipment tanks
- John Deere controls
Security and Safety
- Driving record check (abstract)
- Criminal record check
Work Site Environment
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Attention to detail
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.
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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
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