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Excavator Mainline Operator - UG

Volker Stevin Contracting Ltd.30.09.22

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Excavator Mainline Operator - UG

Volker Stevin Contracting Ltd. (a Volker Stevin Canada company) has the following full time seasonal position available located in Calgary, Alberta

Excavator Mainline Operator - UG

(JOB ID: 1-620842211)


Volker Stevin Contracting Ltd. is seeking an experienced Excavator Mainline Operator. Reporting to the Foreman,the Excavator Mainline Operator is responsible for the safe and efficient operation of the construction hoe and to perform duties as assigned to ensuring the work completed is delivered according to contract specifications.



Position Accountabilities:

  • Operate the hoe and other heavy equipment in a safe and appropriate manner.
  • Perform daily maintenance and safety checks on equipment.
  • Conduct pre-operational checks on equipment, and clean, lubricate and refill equipment as necessary.
  • Work with ground personnel in the excavation and installation process of laying pipe on line and grade.
  • Ensure trench is excavated to the proper depth/grade.
  • Responsible for placement of water, storm ,and sanitary sewer pipe in the excavation.
  • Follow directions of ground crew regarding craning, gravel placement and grading.


The Ideal Candidate for this position will possess the following:

Qualifications and Experience:

  • High school or equivalent; with experience in related construction activities
  • Class 5 license; clean abstract
  • Minimum 3–5years’ experience within the Construction Industry
  • 2–3years’experience as a mainline excavator operator required
  • Ability to work in adverse weather conditions
  • Pre-employment drug and alcohol testing required

Working in a team environment you will enjoy competitive wages, excellent benefits, and opportunities for advancement.

Note: We promote a safe work environment with a substance abuse testing program.



How to Apply:

Please submit applications/resumes to Volker Stevin Contracting Ltd., quoting the JOB ID: 1-620842211


Website: see online application button below


While we thank all applicants for their interest, only those selected will be contacted for an interview.