TalentSphere has partnered with an industry leader in civil infrastructure construction and excavation services. They are respected and recognized in the construction industry for their proven track record of delivering great projects with attention to quality and safety.
Our client has built a reputation for providing a superior customer experience through focus on communication and ability to advance creative solutions to complex and challenging projects.
Together with over 100 employees, our cleint offers unique insight and attention to detail in their services, whether working on a straightforward site preparation or complicated specialty projects.
They have the experience, specialized machinery, knowledge base and entrepreneurial attitude that allows them to deliver on a variety of projects.
They are committed, driven, creative and engaged with a collaborative spirit and desire for excellence. They offer a dynamic team environment, one with exciting challenges, growth potential and true camaraderie, as well as competitive compensation & benefits and continued educational support.
We are currently seeking Heavy Equipment Operators to join their team.
Operate a variety of heavy equipment in a safe, responsible, and efficient manner
Clean, lubricate, and maintain equipment including, but not limited to, greasing, shoveling tracks, cleaning windows and cab interior
Complete daily paperwork including fuel reports, inspection reports, and time cards detailing machine hours as well as time worked, etc. as required
Conduct thorough safety and maintenance inspection when assigned to a new machine
Immediately report any mechanical defects, safety defects, and / or existing damage to Foreman
Ensure equipment is in safe working order and that safety tools are installed at all times
Secure appropriate special attachments to equipment including, but not limited to, safety wedges
Other responsibilities and duties as assigned by the Foreman.
Minimum 5 years’ experience operating heavy machinery and equipment in a civil construction environment
Possess Heavy Equipment Operator trade certification. Air brake endorsement and some college, vocational, or technical training an asset
Possess a valid driver's license and clean drivers abstract
Current safety tickets an asset
Must be well familiar with attachments including their use, maintenance, and safety requirements
Ability to read and interpret blueprints, maps, drawings and specifications an asset
Physically fit and capable of performing daily job requirements
Excellent observation skills, strong attention to detail, and good analytical and problem-solving skills
Effective communication skills (both verbal and written)
Must be local and have own transportation
Possess a comprehensive understanding of tools and equipment required for the job
Strong work ethic, excellent attendance record, and a good attitude required
Ability to work under pressure in some situations.
Must be willing to join union
Thank you for your interest in this opportunity. If this position is appealing to you, then please submit your resume (in word-doc form) to sjames talentsphere.
ca Only candidates legally entitled to work in Canada will be considered.