Heavy Equipment Operator - Conwest Contracting Ltd.

Date Posted: Nov 01, 2022

Job Detail


Overview

Languages

English

Education

  • No degree certificate or diploma

Experience

3 years to less than 5 years

Work site environment

  • Outdoors

Work setting

  • Various locations

Responsibilities

Tasks

  • Operate heavy equipment
  • Read and interpret blueprints maps drawings and specifications
  • Clean and lubricate equipment and refill equipment tanks
  • Operate computer controlled equipment
  • Conduct pre-operational checks on equipment
  • Secure special attachments to equipment
  • Operate two-way radios and other communication equipment
  • Perform minor repairs to equipment
  • Report any malfunctions to supervisor

Experience and specialization

Type of heavy equipment operated

  • Backhoe excavator loader
  • Bulldozer large or small
  • Cable shovel large or small
  • Grader
  • Loader
  • Compactor
  • Roller
  • Front end loader
  • Gravel or dump truck
  • Bobcats

Area of work experience

  • Backfilling
  • Ditching
  • Excavation
  • Fine grading and finishing
  • Land clearing
  • Material handling
  • Rough grading
  • Slope grooming
  • Sloping and banking
  • Snow removal
  • Stock piling
  • Stripping
  • Stumping
  • Sub-grade excavating
  • Trenching

Type of industry experience

  • Industrial/commercial/institutional (ICI) construction
  • Large diameter pipeline construction
  • Residential construction
  • Road construction

Additional information

Security and safety

  • Driving record check (abstract)

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Overtime required

Own tools/equipment

  • Steel-toed safety boots

Benefits

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Disability benefits
  • Health care plan
  • Paramedical services coverage
  • Vision care benefits

Financial benefits

  • As per collective agreement

Long term benefits

  • Group insurance benefits
  • Other benefits
  • Pension plan

Other benefits

  • Learning/training paid by employer