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equipment operator, heavy-duty


Source: Job Bank

Location

Calgary, AB
T2Z4T1

Salary

$24.00 to $32.00 hourly (to be negotiated)

Additional Information

  • Durée de l'emploi: Permanent
  • Langue de travail: Anglais
  • Heures de travail: 30 to 44 hours per week
  • Education:
  • Expérience:

Education

  • No degree, certificate or diploma

Work site environment

  • Outdoors
  • Hot

Work setting

  • Various locations
  • Relocation costs not covered by employer

Tasks

  • Operate heavy equipment
  • Read and interpret blueprints, maps, drawings and specifications
  • Clean and lubricate equipment and refill equipment tanks
  • Measure distance, volume, length and weight
  • Operate computer controlled equipment
  • Understand the purpose, proper usgage and information found on material safety data sheets (MSDS)
  • Conduct pre-operational checks on equipment
  • Prepare accident reports
  • Secure special attachments to 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)

Type of heavy equipment operated

  • Backhoe excavator, loader
  • Bulldozer, large or small
  • Grader
  • Loader
  • Front end loader
  • Bobcats

Area of work experience

  • Backfilling
  • Excavation
  • Fine grading and finishing
  • Landscaping
  • Rough grading
  • Slope grooming
  • Sloping and banking
  • Snow removal
  • Sub-grade excavating
  • Trenching

Type of industry experience

  • Industrial/commercial/institutional (ICI) construction

Security and safety

  • Driving record check (abstract)

Transportation/travel information

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

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Fast-paced environment
  • Overtime required

Own tools/equipment

  • Steel-toed safety boots

Experience

  • 2 years to less than 3 years

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Health care plan

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