Grader Operator

Location: Cold Lake, Alberta, Canada
Date Posted: 01-31-2018
E Construction Ltd. is one of Western Canada's largest paving contractors, with over 650 employees. 
We are currently seeking an experienced seasonal GRADER OPERATOR to work full-time within our various locations throughout Alberta for the 2018 road construction season.
 
RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Operate the grader and other heavy equipment in a safe and appropriate manner.
  • Precisely operate grader blade to windrow gravel to the center of the road.
  • Operate grader controls to regulate height and angle of the grader blade and lower scarifier to loosen packed soil to permit grading.
  • Driver grader in successive passes over working area, observing reference stakes or hand signals of other workers, to level the surface to the specified grade.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of grades and interpret roadway plans and drawings.
  • Operate other heavy equipment and other construction related duties as required.
 
 
REQUIREMENTS/EXPERIENCE
  • Must have a valid class 5 driver’s license.
  • Minimum 3 to 5 years’ experience within the road construction industry.
  • Minimum 2 to 3 years’ experience operating a Grader is required.
  • Must be physically able to repetitively lift and carry at least 50 LBS on a regular basis.
  • Must have excellent hand, eye and foot coordination, and an excellent sense of balance.
  • Work is performed in an outdoor setting, which could include inclement weather, heat and humidity, and exposure to dust and asphalt.
  • Must comply with Drug and Alcohol, and Fitness testing requirements.
  • Must be available to work both out-of-town and in remote locations.
 

WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU?
  • Attractive wage
  • Health and Dental benefits (and more)
  • Pension plan
  • Company provided accommodations (if applicable)
 
To apply for this exciting opportunity, please send in your resume by pressing the "Apply Now" button below.
 
We thank all candidates for their interest in a position with E Construction Ltd., however only candidates selected to move forward will be contacted. 
 
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