Hydraulic Excavator Operator Posted on Mar 01, 2018 by Cansav Construction Ltd.
Location Calgary, AB
Earnings $25.00 to $32.00 hourly
Work Hours 44 hours per week
Position Permanent Full Time
Vacancies 2 Vacancies
Closing Date Apr 01, 2018
Cansav Construction Ltd.
No degree, certificate or diploma
Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)
- First Aid Certificate
- CPR Certificate
- Heavy Equipment Operator Trade Certification
- Not required
- Completion of college/CEGEP/vocational or technical training
- Completion of high school
5 years or more
Area of Work Experience
- Sub-grade excavating
- Sub-grade rolling
- Sloping and banking
- Rough grading
- Land clearing
- Haul road maintenance
- Fine grading and finishing
- Slope grooming
- Stock piling
- Utilize material safety data sheets (MSDS)
- Read and interpret blueprints, maps, drawings and specifications
- Prepare accident reports
- Calculate weight, distance, volume and length measurements
- Complete onboard and other logs
Type of Heavy Equipment Operated
- Trencher, large or small
- Bulldozer, large or small
- Backhoe excavator, loader
Type of Industry Experience
- Road construction
- Industrial/commercial/institutional (ICI) construction
- Secure special attachments to equipment
- Perform minor repairs to equipment
- Operate heavy equipment
- Conduct pre-operational checks on equipment
- Clean and lubricate equipment and refill equipment tanks
Security and Safety
- Steel-toed safety boots
- Hard hat
- Safety glasses/goggles
- Safety vest
- Own vehicle
- Willing to travel
- Valid driver's licence
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Attention to detail
Work Location Information
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.
Apr 01, 2018
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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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