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Excavator Side Hoe Operator - UG

Volker Stevin Contracting Ltd.30.09.22

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Excavator Side Hoe Operator - UG

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

Excavator Side Hoe Operator - UG

(JOB ID: 1-621702211


Reporting to a Foreman and an Equipment Trainer, an Excavator Side Hoe Operator is responsible for safe and efficient operation of a construction excavator/hoe and will perform duties as assigned to ensure that completed work is delivered according to contract specifications.


General Responsibilities:

  • Operate an excavator/hoe and other heavy equipment in a safe and appropriate manner.
  • Perform daily maintenance and safety checks of 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.
  • Other duties as required

The Ideal Candidate for this position will possess the following:

Qualifications and Experience:

• High school or equivalent; with experience in related construction activities
• Valid Class 5 Operator’s License; clean Driver Abstract
• Minimum 3–5 years’ experience within road construction and Water and Sewer installation
• 2–3 years of experience operating an Excavator/Hoe is required
• Knowledge of road construction materials, road construction processes and industry requirements

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.


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How to Apply:

Please submit applications/resumes to Volker Stevin Contracting Ltd., quoting the JOB ID: 1-621702211


Website: see online application button below


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