Equipment Operator

AB, Canada
Posted On Jan 20 2021 Feb 19 2021

Canadian Utility Construction (CUC) is currently seeking an Equipment Operator to join our Vancouver Island team in Nanaimo due to recent growth. The Operator is responsible for operating Equipment around high pressure underground natural gas lines in tight areas. Our Equipment Operator is a professional operator and is committed to safety, continuous improvement, and ongoing learning and development.




Canadian Utility Construction (CUC), a Quanta Services company, provides quality underground construction services to utility companies throughout Western Canada. We specialize in a full range of construction and maintenance services for the Natural Gas Distribution and Transmission industry. Working with us means a rewarding job in a diverse workplace where you are encouraged to grow through training and hands-on experience.




  • 3+ years’ experience in Equipment Operation, ideally using Backhoe's or Mini Excavators
  • Experience operating equipment around live underground utilities is an asset
  • Valid Driver’s License, Class 5 required plus a clean driving record.
  • Effective verbal communication and customer service skills.
  • Competency and awareness regarding preventative maintenance
  • Strong belief in Live Safe.
  • A willingness to travel to other operational areas as required.




  • Pay rate: $27.07 - $35.02 per hour, depending on qualifications and experience
  • Full Medical and Dental benefits coverage
  • RRSP Matching Program
  • $500 PPE each year
  • Paid Vacation
  • Internal progression and development
  • Opportunities for relocation to different areas


We live CUC core values every day, these values are more than just words to us. If you Live Safe, are a team player and love seeing the results of your work, we are the company for you. Together through grit and drive, we will work to make CUC World Class in every way.

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