Asphalt Raker

Volker Stevin Contracting Ltd.15.06.18

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Asphalt Raker

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

Asphalt Raker, for Roads Division (Hourly)

(JOB ID: 6401618)


Volker Stevin Contracting Ltd. is seeking an Asphalt Raker to work within our Calgary area. Reporting to the Foreman, the Asphalt Raker redistributes the asphalt mix correctly as it leaves the screed and prepares it for rolling. As a member of the paving crew, the Asphalt Raker is responsible for raking asphalt, shoveling excess asphalt, sweeping up debris and a variety of labor related duties.


The Ideal Candidate for this position will possess the following:

Qualifications and Experience:
• Assess road condition and job requirements.
• Using effective techniques to spread asphalt with a rake
• Shoveling excess asphalt and sweeping up debris.
• Ensuring proper match points and limits of asphalt mix adjacent to concrete structures, manholes, water valves and other fixtures within the road surface
• Ability to blend and level any seams in the mat, reducing visible marks and seams in the asphalt surface with the use of an asphalt rake
• Measuring and creating parameters of the road surface for pavers
• Assist the screed operator with even distribution of asphalt materials over the road surface
• Verify, estimate, and set the angle and depth of the asphalt screed as required.
• Signal operators of construction equipment to facilitate alignment and movement of materials.
• Shovel asphalt mix into areas inaccessible to paving machines, and compact mix using rakes and hand tampers
• Operate equipment, such as pneumatic hammers, vibrators, tampers, and skid steer when needed.
• Other road construction and labour duties as assigned


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, quoting Competition #6401618 - Asphalt Raker
By email:
While we thank all applicants for their interest, only those selected will be contacted for an interview.