Mainline Construction (2014) Ltd.

Mainline Construction (2014) Ltd.

  • Address: 14244 102 Street, Grande Prairie, Alberta T8V 7E2
  • Job Locations: The position requires travel to various locations in the Grande Prairie region (AB). Travel expenses paid by the employer when work sites are outside of Grande Prairie.
  • Wage: $34 – $42/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: 3
  • Anticipated start date:  Spring 2024 (Actual start date is weather-dependent)

Job requirements:

  • Language: Basic English
  • Education: Not required
  • Experience:  2 years of related experience
  • Industry experience: Industrial/commercial/institutional (ICI) construction, Road construction
  • Area of work experience:  Backfilling, Ditching, Excavation, Land clearing, Sub-grade excavating, Trenching
  • Type of heavy equipment operated: Excavator
  • 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 least 20 LBS on a regular basis
  • Own tools/equipment: Steel-toed safety boots
  • Security and safety: Driving record check (abstract) not required for the position, but may be needed to perform certain tasks, Must comply with the company’s drug and alcohol testing requirements

Duties:

Reporting to the Foreman, the Excavator Operator is responsible for the safe and efficient operation of the construction excavator/hoe to ensure the work completed is delivered according to contract specifications.

  • Operate heavy equipment (excavator/hoe) in a safe and appropriate manner and maintain proper awareness of one’s surroundings while operating the excavator on public roadways.
  • Clean and lubricate equipment and refill equipment tanks.
  • Operate computer-controlled equipment.
  • Work with ground personnel in the excavation and installation process of laying pipe online and grading.
  • Ensure the trench is excavated to the proper depth/grade.
  • Responsible for placement of water, storm, and sanitary sewer pipes in the excavation.
  • Follow the directions of the ground crew regarding craning, gravel placement, and grading.
  • Cut grade with minimal time spent on excavating to ensure production is on schedule.
  • Conduct trench work that meets OH&S requirements.
  • Operate Excavators on public roadways, maintaining proper awareness of one’s surroundings.
  • Ensure a sound understanding of the issues involving ground disturbance.
  • Perform routine cleaning and maintenance to ensure smooth operation of the Excavator/Hoe.
  • Be aware of proper rigging of pipe, manhole barrels, etc., and ensure safe work procedures are followed during the lowering of materials into the excavation.
  • Other related duties and responsibilities as required.

How to apply:

  • Online: https://www.cognitoforms.com/volkerstevincanada/_2024mainlineheojobapplication
  • By email: careers@mainlineconstruction.ca

Veterans of the Canadian Armed Forces, Visible minorities, Indigenous people, and Newcomers to Canada are welcome to apply.