Loader Operator (Heavy Construction Equipment Operator, NOC 73400)

Dec 31, 2023
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Employer: Volker Stevin Contracting Ltd.
Job Locations: The position requires travel to various locations in the Calgary region (AB). Travel expenses paid by employer
Wage: $31.60 to $37.00 /hour (based on skill level; salary increases as per Company policy).
Employment terms and conditions: Seasonal, Full-Time, 40 to 70 hours/week, Morning, Day, Weekend, Overtime
Benefits: Dental and health care plan, Life and ADD Insurance
Vacancies: 8
Anticipated start date: Spring 2023 (Actual start date is weather-dependent)

Job requirements:
Language: English
Education: Not required
Experience: 1 year of related experience
Industry experience: Industrial/commercial/institutional (ICI) construction, Road construction
Area of work experience: Backfilling, Land clearing
Work Site Environment: Work is performed in an outdoor setting, which could include inclement weather, heat, and humidity
Work conditions and physical capabilities: Physically demanding, Attention to detail, Fast-paced environment, Overtime required, Must be physically able to repetitively lift and carry at minimum 20 lbs regularly.
Own tools/equipment: Steel-toed safety boots
Security and safety: Driving record check (abstract), Must comply with the company’s drug and alcohol testing requirements

Reporting to Foreman, Loader Operator is responsible for the safe and efficient operation of a loader. This position operates loaders equipped with a front-mounted hydraulically powered bucket or scoop which is used to transport aggregate or other materials, feed hoppers or chutes, and/or stock pile aggregates.
• Operate a Loader in a safe and appropriate manner and maintain proper awareness of one’s surroundings while operating the Loader on private/public roadways.
• Clean and lubricate equipment and refill equipment tanks,
• Operate computer-controlled equipment
• Perform daily maintenance and safety checks of equipment.
• Understand and follow directions from supervisory personnel as required in the work area.
• Operate loader controls to lower and tilt bucket and drive forward to force bucket into bulk material; move the lever to raise and tilt bucket when filled, or to dump material.
• Operate with ground personnel in the work area and under their direction.
• Ensure a sound understanding of the issues involving ground disturbance.

How to apply:
Online: https://www.cognitoforms.com/VolkerStevinCanada/VolkerStevinContractingHEOApplication
By mail: 7175 12 Street S.E., Calgary, AB, T2H 2S6
Veterans of the Canadian Armed Forces, Visible minorities, Indigenous people, and Newcomers to Canada, are welcome to apply.
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