Grader Operator

Location: North Battleford, SK, Canada
Date Posted: 03-09-2018
E Construction Ltd. is one of Western Canada’s largest paving contractors, with over 650 employees helping us provide our products and services throughout Alberta, Saskatchewan and the Northwest Territories. Our equipment fleet and shops are among the most modern in our business. We take pride in our employees and place a high-value on establishing a workplace where people are challenged and respected every day.

We are looking for an enthusiastic, experienced, seasonal GRADER OPERATORS, to work full-time in our North Battleford location.
The Grader Operator performs either rough or fine grade finishing, precisely spreading and mixing materials in order to dry and prep roads, construct road surface to precise grade specifications, lay cold mix, and/or shave and rip out old road surfaces.

  • 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.
  • Feel levers and listen to equipment sounds to determine the depth of the cut.
  • Ensure a sound understanding of the issues involving ground disturbance.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of grades and interpret roadway plans and drawings.
  • Promote, execute and adhere to the company’s safety program, and encourage all employees, sub-contractors and consultants to adopt safety as a culture.
  • Operate other heavy equipment and other construction related duties as required.
  • 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 testing requirements.
  • Must be available to work both out-of-town and in remote locations.

We are pleased to offer the successful candidate an attractive wage, comprehensive benefits, including a pension plan, educational assistance, company provided accommodations (for those who qualify), excellent opportunities for professional growth, and more. 
To apply for this exciting opportunity, please submit your resume by clicking “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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