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construction equipment operator


Source: Job Bank

Location

La Salle, MB
R0G1B0

Salary

$20.00 to $30.00 hourly (to be negotiated)

Additional Information

  • Work Term: Permanent
  • Work Language: English
  • Hours: 40 to 60 hours per week
  • Education: No degree, certificate or diploma
  • Experience: Experience an asset

Work setting

  • Various locations

Tasks

  • Operate heavy equipment
  • Calculate weight, distance, volume and length measurements
  • Clean and lubricate equipment and refill equipment tanks
  • Utilize material safety data sheets (MSDS)
  • Complete onboard and other logs
  • Conduct pre-operational checks on equipment
  • Secure special attachments to equipment
  • Operate GPS (Global Positioning System) and other navigation equipment
  • Operate two-way radios and other communication equipment
  • Perform minor repairs to equipment
  • Operate hydraulic pumping systems

Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses 

  • Heavy Equipment Operator Trade Certification
  • Driver's License (Class 1 or A)
  • Driver's License (Class 3 or D)
  • First Aid Certificate
  • Industry sponsored training
  • Orienteering Training

Type of heavy equipment operated

  • Backhoe excavator, loader
  • Bulldozer, large or small
  • Grader
  • Loader
  • Compactor
  • Operate forklift
  • Front end loader
  • Dump truck
  • Gravel or dump truck
  • Bobcats

Area of work experience

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

Type of industry experience

  • Industrial/commercial/institutional (ICI) construction
  • Residential construction

Area of specialization

  • Training and professional development

Security and safety

  • Bondable
  • Driving record check (abstract)

Transportation/travel information

  • Own transportation
  • Own vehicle
  • Valid driver's licence
  • Public transportation is not available

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Attention to detail

Own tools/equipment

  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Hard hat
  • Safety glasses/goggles
  • Safety vest

Health benefits

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

Financial benefits

  • Bonus
  • Group insurance benefits
  • Life insurance

Other benefits

  • Free parking available
  • Other benefits

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