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Railway Labourer Posted on Feb 23, 2018 by Canadian Pacific

  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $40,000.00 to $100,000.00 annually
  • Work Hours 40 to 50 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 100 Vacancies
  • Closing Date May 16, 2018
Job Requirements

Employer

Canadian Pacific

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate or equivalent experience

Experience

Will train

Weight Handling

Up to 45 kg (100 lbs)

Specific Skills

  • Transport tools and equipment on push or hand cars
  • Shovel snow from railway switch boxes
  • Perform labouring duties in warehouses
  • Cut vegetation growth from railway tracks using scythes and mowers
  • Assist railway track maintenance workers to lay, maintain and repair railway tracks
  • Assist trucks and delivery drivers to load and unload vehicles
  • Check freight cars for physical damage and cleanliness

Security and Safety

  • Driver's validity licence check
  • Criminal record check
  • Basic security clearance

Own Tools/Equipment

Steel-toed safety boots

Work Site Environment

  • Outdoors
  • At heights
  • Wet/damp
  • Noisy
  • Odours
  • Dusty
  • Hot
  • Cold/refrigerated

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Willing to travel
  • Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Overtime required

Work Location Information

  • Remote location
  • Various locations
  • Willing to relocate
  • Relocation costs not covered by employer

Personal Suitability

  • Flexibility
  • 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

May 16, 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.

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