Loader Operator - Tailings Maintenance


Category: Trades
Location: Fort McMurray, Alberta
Title: Loader Operator - Tailings Maintenance
Job ID: 12663
Job Status: Full Time Temporary

Job Summary

As a resident of Fort McMurray you take pride in contributing to the success of the Alberta Oilsands. You are a loader operator who will be responsible for muskeg removal, land reclamation, dike, dam and berm construction along with industrial site preparation. You will be responsible for ensuring scope is completed to a high level of safety and quality of standard is met.

Join the Ledcor Civil team in Fort McMurray today!


• Operate a 644-980 loader to perform heavy civil work
• Conduct pre-trip/walk-around safety inspections and completes daily Field Level Hazard Assessments
• Log and report any maintenance concerns with the equipment
• Demonstrate ability to manage resources, equipment, and labour in order to forecast work planning needs and requirements
• May perform other related duties as assigned


• Minimum 2 years’ experience operating a loader in a tailings maintenance setting
• Must successfully complete pre-access drug and alcohol testing
• Must possess valid CSTS .09 (Construction Safety Training Systems) certification
• Must possess valid OSSA Regional Orientation or Basic Safety Orientation certificate
• Must possess and maintain a clean driver’s abstract and valid class 5 driver's license

Work Conditions

• This position is local to Fort McMurray
• This is NOT a camp based position and accommodation is NOT provided
• Daily bus transportation from the city of Fort McMurray to the project site and return will be provided
• 14/7 shift rotation working 10 hours per day
• Benefits provided by CLAC
• Work will be outdoors in rough terrain and under extreme weather conditions

Ledcor Civil builds and maintains infrastructure in various industries including oil and gas, transportation, and mining. We’re experts in public and private infrastructure construction and maintenance – from national highways to bridges, from airports to underground utilities and independent power projects. We also work on roads, earthworks, foundations, dams, power systems, and waterways.

But when you work for Ledcor, your experience will go far beyond the project. Do you want a career that means more? Join our True Blue team now!

Fort McMurray, AB
Fort McMurray, Alberta

Date Posted 1/13/2017 7:30:18 PM