Heavy equipment operator

Position Summary:

Reporting to the Foreman, the operator will have proven experience within a heavy construction/railway setting, demonstrating a strong commitment to safety, and teamwork. The individual will have direct experience working with structural steel, concrete, wood and heavy equipment.

Machine Operator in our team means operating a front-end loader, excavator, telehandler and skid steer in a safe and efficient manner. This role might be required to work in a variety of locations across Canada, according to the projects secured by SEMA.

Schedule: Full time, may work on the weekend or night shift. 14/14 work schedule.

Key responsibilities include:

· Operate independently different type of machine on job sites (excavator, forklift and crane)

· Complete daily equipment inspection report ensuring proper fluid levels are maintained and equipment is in good safe working order;

· Ensure all safety standards and procedures are followed during the operation of the equipment, and report any safety concerns;

· May perform other related duties as assigned like helping bridge workers and carpenters on their tasks.

Skills and Competencies:

· High attention to details

· Good team spirit and positive “can do” attitude;

· Good manual dexterity and skills;

· Good physical condition and endurance;

· Multitasking

· Able to perform minor inspections and repair of mechanical equipment.


· Experience and certification as a machine operator;

· Bilingualism (French and English) is considered an asset

· A valid driver’s license

· Experience working with concrete and/or steel structures in construction or ideally a railway bridge environment is considered an asset

We would like to thank all applicants for their submissions, however, only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

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