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construction helper


Source: Job Bank

Location

Edmonton, AB
T6T0Y5

Salary

$22.50 hourly

Additional Information

  • Work Term: Permanent
  • Work Language: English
  • Hours: 37.5 hours per week
  • Education: No degree, certificate or diploma
  • Experience: Experience an asset

Work site environment

  • Outdoors
  • At heights
  • Underground
  • Confined spaces
  • Noisy
  • Dangerous
  • Dusty
  • Cold/refrigerated
  • Hot

Work setting

  • Willing to relocate
  • Relocation costs covered by employer

Tasks

  • Load, unload and transport construction materials
  • Clean and lubricate cranes
  • Operate pile driving cranes to drive pilings into earth to provide support for buildings and other structures
  • Operate cranes equipped with dredging attachments to dredge waterways and other areas
  • Assist heavy equipment operators
  • Operate gantry cranes to load and unload ship cargo at port side
  • Assist in aligning pipes during pipeline construction
  • Operate locomotive cranes to move objects and materials at railway yards
  • Assist in drilling and blasting rock on construction sites
  • Operate bridge or overhead cranes to lift, move and place plant machinery and materials
  • Assist in framing houses, erecting walls and building roofs
  • Operate offshore oil rig cranes to unload and reload supply vessels
  • Level earth to fine grade specifications
  • Operate cranes mounted on boats or barges to lift, move and place equipment and materials
  • Pave and rake asphalt
  • Perform pre-operational inspection, and calculate crane capacities and weight to prepare for rigging and hoisting
  • Remove rubble and other debris at construction sites
  • Direct traffic at or near construction sites
  • Read and interpret blueprints

Security and safety

  • Criminal record check

Transportation/travel information

  • Public transportation is available

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Physically demanding
  • Tight deadlines
  • Manual dexterity
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Overtime required
  • Sound discrimination
  • Sitting

Weight handling

  • Up to 9 kg (20 lbs)
  • Up to 13.5 kg (30 lbs)

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Disability benefits

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