Asphalt Paver Operator

Location: Whitecourt, Alberta, Canada
Date Posted: 02-01-2018
E Construction Ltd. is one of Western Canada's largest paving contractors, with over 650 employees. 
We are currently seeking an experienced seasonal ASPHALT PAVER OPERATOR to work full-time within our various locations throughout Alberta for the 2018 road construction season.
 

RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Operate the paver and other heavy equipment in a safe and appropriate manner.
  • Operate the Paver controls to lower the screed auger, control the hopper, and navigate the direction of the paver.
  • Align the paving machine into position when receiving asphalt by dump truck, and maintain constant flow of asphalt into hopper; ease paver forward, safely pushing dump truck along construction surface.
  • Observe distribution of paving materials along screed and control the direction of the screed to eliminate voids at curbs and joints.
  • Line paver appropriately to the work area, and ensure proper application of the asphalt, smoothing it evenly to the desired height, width, and depth
  • Operate other heavy equipment and other construction related duties as required.
 
 
REQUIREMENTS/EXPERIENCE
  • Class 5 Driver's License
  • Minimum 3 to 5 years’ experience within the road construction industry.
  • 2 to 3 years’ experience operating a Paver is required.
  • Knowledge of base construction methods, road construction materials, heavy equipment operation and industry requirements.
  • Must be physically able to repetitively lift and carry at least 50 lbs. on a regular basis.
  • Must comply with the company’s drug Drug and Alcohol, and Fitness testing.
  • Willing to work out of town and in remote locations, as required.
  • Willing to work overtime, as required.
 
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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