Loader Operator

Location: Whitecourt, Alberta, Canada
Date Posted: 08-02-2018
E Construction Ltd.is one of Western Canada's largest paving contractors, with over 650 employees.
We are currently seeking experienced seasonal Loader Operators to work full-time in our Whitecourt, Alberta location.
RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Operate the Loader and other heavy equipment in a safe and appropriate manner.
  • Perform daily maintenance and safety checks of equipment.
  • Understand and follow directions from supervisors as to required work area.
  • Operate Loader controls to lower and tilt bucket and drive forward to force bucket into bulk material; Move lever to raise and tilt bucket when filled, or to dump material.
  • Ensure a sound understanding of the issues involving ground disturbance.
  • Operate Loader on public or private roadways, maintaining proper awareness of ones surroundings.
  • Perform routine cleaning and maintenance to ensure smooth operation of the Loader.
  • Train new employees in the safe and efficient operation of the Loader.
  • Operate other heavy equipment and other construction related duties as required.
REQUIREMENTS/EXPERIENCE
  • High School Diploma or G.E.D. preferred.
  • Class 5 Drivers License or equivalent.
  • Minimum 1 – 2 years of experience within the road construction industry.
  • 1 to 2 years’ experience operating a loader is required.
  • Knowledge of road construction materials, road construction processes and industry requirements.
  • Must be physically able to repetitively lift and carry at least 50 LBS on a regular basis.
  • Use of Personal Protection Equipment is required.
  • Must comply with the company’s drug and alcohol testing requirements.
  • Willing to work out of town and in remote locations, as required.
  • Willing to work overtime, as required.
WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU?
  • Comprehensive benefits, including Health, Dental, Short and Long Term Disability, Life and AD&D Insurance.
  • A pension plan, including company matching contributions
  • Educational assistance and ongoing training
  • Company provided accommodations and meals
  • Excellent opportunities for professional growth, and more.
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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