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Job Details

Labourer, Construction Posted on Mar 13, 2018 by VisionScapes Landscape Maintenance

  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $15.00 to $22.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 50 hours per week
  • Position Seasonal Full Time
  • Vacancies 10 Vacancies
  • Closing Date Apr 12, 2018
Job Requirements


VisionScapes Landscape Maintenance




Secondary (high) school graduation certificate or equivalent experience


1 year to less than 2 years

Construction Specialization


Area of Specialization

Landscape construction

Weight Handling

Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Specific Skills

  • Remove rubble and other debris at construction sites
  • Mix, pour and spread materials
  • Load, unload and transport construction materials
  • Level earth to fine grade specifications
  • Clean and pile salvaged materials

Security and Safety

  • Bondable
  • Driving record check (abstract)

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Gloves
  • Cellular phone

Work Site Environment

  • Outdoors
  • Dusty

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own transportation
  • Own vehicle
  • Valid driver's licence
  • Public transportation is not available

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Manual dexterity
  • Tight deadlines
  • Overtime required

Work Location Information

Various locations

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Team player
  • Client focus
  • Reliability

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 12, 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 Labourer, Construction is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Construction Trades Helpers and Labourers

Interest in comparing to sort, clean and pile salvaged materials; in removing rubble and other debris using rakes, shovels, wheelbarrows and other equipment; in cleaning up chemical spills and other contaminants, and removing asbestos and other hazardous materials; and in directing traffic at, or near, construction sites


Interest in operating pneumatic hammers, vibrators and tampers; and in tending and feeding machines and equipment such as mixers, compressors and pumps


Interest in assisting to drill and blast rock, to align pipes and perform related activities during oil and gas pipeline construction and to demolish buildings using prying bars and other tools

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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