Surface Mine Blasting Foreman/Woman Posted on Jan 23, 2018 by Bio-Blast Canada
Location Edmonton, AB
Earnings $42.00 hourly
Work Hours 40 hours per week
Position Permanent Full Time
Vacancies 1 Vacancy
Closing Date Feb 22, 2018
Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
Major Work Area
5 years or more
Blasters (surface mining or quarrying or construction)
Type of Industry Experience
- Train or arrange for training
- Supervise workers and projects
- Ensure health and safety regulations are followed
- Resolve work problems and recommend measures to improve productivity
- Steel-toed safety boots
- Hard hat
- Safety glasses/goggles
Work Site Environment
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
- Work under pressure
- Tight deadlines
Ability to Supervise
- Effective interpersonal skills
- Team player
- Excellent oral communication
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.
Feb 22, 2018
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Interest in supervising the activities of workers who operate cranes and construction, paving, drilling, railway maintenance and other similar heavy equipment; may supervise activities of related workers
Interest in co-ordinating and scheduling the activities of workers on heavy construction equipment crews; and in resolving problems; may co-ordinate and schedule the activities of apprentices, helpers and labourers
Interest in understanding the functioning of equipment and machinery and procedures used by heavy construction equipment crews
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