Laborers - Experience with Civil Construction (Earthworks)

AB, Canada
Full-Time
Posted On Nov 19 2020 Dec 19 2020

Laborer - Experience with Earthworks

Sureway Construction offers a fantastic opportunity to join a leading team in the construction industry. We offer a friendly, fast paced environment with plenty of room for career advancement, great benefits, and a strong team of professionals.

Sureway Construction is currently hiring Laborers with Earthworks to join our team in Edmonton.

Sureway Construction Group of Companies is currently hiring Experienced Earthworks Laborers for our division in Calgary.

 

Responsibilities:

 

The responsibilities of the Experienced Laborer include, but are not limited to:

 

Must ensure a solid understanding of, and comply with the principles of the company’s Code of Ethics. Must examine situations in light of the principles of the Code of Ethics.

***Experience working in Civil Construction Earthworks is required.

This is not a scaffolding position.

  • Clean and prepare construction sites as needed, removing and properly disposing of debris and waste materials, and digging trenches.
  • Shovel materials to and from construction areas including dirt and debris.
  • Maintain a safe and clean job site by handling materials and storing them properly, picking up and removing all tools and equipment when not in use, and securing the job site on a daily basis.
  • Load and unload construction supplies from trucks manually and at times may be asked to use equipment.
  • Participate as a vital team member, and contribute towards the success of the organization, which may involve the provision of other technical and administrative support, as required.
  • Promote a team approach and maintain dialogue with all employees to exchange information and gather ideas.
  • Collaborate with any project teams on other special initiatives, as required.
  • Promote, execute and adhere to the company’s safety program, and encourage all employees, subcontractors and consultants to adopt safety as a culture.
  • Attend daily and weekly safety meetings and inspections.
  • Work with the Foreman/Safety Department to investigate damage, incidents or near misses on the worksite, and ensure proper procedures are carried out according to the Company’s Safety Program.
  • Work in a safe, responsible manner to not intentionally or unintentionally injure oneself, or endanger the wellbeing of others.

 

 

Skills, Knowledge, Qualifications & Experience:

 

  • Excellent problem solving skills required.
  • Good analytical ability and manual dexterity.
  • Must have proven ability to work in tight spots.
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills required.
  • Must be a team player.
  • Ability to work in outdoors in physically demanding conditions.
  • Committed to working in a safe and efficient manner.
  • CSA approved steel toed boots with 6” ankle support.
  • CSTS-09, and H2S Awareness training is an asset.
  • Successful candidates are required to have personal reliable transportation, valid driver’s license.
  • Must pass pre-employment drug and alcohol testing which may be swab or urine depending on site requirements.
  • Candidates must successfully complete Sureway's Orientation, Site Specific Orientation as well as any other fit for work testing.
  • May be subject to Criminal Record checks depending on site requirements.

 Sureway Construction is an equal opportunity employer. We would like to thank all applicants for submitting their resumes; however only those selected for and interview will be contacted.

 

We’re Ready. Are You?

 

Sureway offers a fantastic opportunity to join a leading team in the heavy civil construction industry. We offer a friendly, fast paced environment with plenty of room for career advancement, great benefits, and a strong team of professionals

Successful candidates are required to have reliable personal transportation, a valid driver’s license, and pass pre-employment drug and alcohol testing.

We would like to thank all applicants; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

 

We’re Ready. Are You?

 

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