Volker Stevin Contracting Ltd.23.11.18
Volker Stevin Contracting Ltd. (a Volker Stevin Canada company) has the following full time hourly position available located in CALGARY, Alberta
(JOB ID: 6206918)
Volker Stevin Contracting Ltd. is seeking Heavy Equipment Operators to work within our Calgary location for the construction season. Reporting to the Foreman/ Equipment Supervisor, the Equipment Operator is responsible for operating all heavy equipment in a safe and appropriate manner and maintaining proper awareness of ones’ surroundings when operating on public roadways. The Equipment Operator is proficient in the use of a diverse range of construction equipment, including: Excavators, Loaders, Dozers, Rollers, Graders, Pavers, Skid Steers and other pieces of equipment.
This job entails all aspects of proficient operation and equipment maintenace duties such as, but not limited to, the following: Capable of operating multiple pieces of construction equipment used in underground construction, base preparation and paving. Perform daily maintenance and safety checks of equipment; perform routine cleaning to sure smooth operation of the equipment. Conduct pre-occupational checks on equipment, clean/ lubricate equipment and refilling fluids as required. Maneuver heavy equipment into loading or unloading positions, following signals from loading crew as needed; check that the vehicle position is correct and any special loading equipment is properly positioned. Use various pieces of equipment to perform fine grading, finishing, sloping, banking, backfilling, demolition, ditching, loading, excavating, and stockpiling. Other construction related duties as required.
Qualifications and Experience:
• High School Diploma or G.E.D. preferred
• Class 5 driver’s license; clean driver’s abstract
• Minimum 3 – 5 years’ experience within the road construction industry
• 2 – 3 years’ experience operating a diverse range of construction equipment is required.
• Knowledge of heavy equipment operation.
• Knowledge of road construction materials, road construction processes and industry requirements
• Knowledge of issues related to ground disturbance
• Must be physically able to repetitively life and carry at least 40 LBS on a regular basis
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.
Please submit applications/resumes to Volker Stevin Contracting Ltd., quoting job title “UG H.O.E.” AND the job ID #:”6206918”
While we thank all applicants for their interest, only those selected will be contacted for an interview.