Equipment Operator - Pipeline Maintenance


Category: Equipment Operators
Location: Kenora, Ontario
Title: Equipment Operator - Pipeline Maintenance
Job ID: 14160
Job Status: Full Time Temporary

Job Summary

You are an experienced Equipment Operator who’s familiar with various types of excavators and skid steers working around pipelines. You will be responsible for the safe excavation around pipelines or on hot lines as part of cathodic protection installation work.

Join the Ledcor Industrial Maintenance team in Kenora, Ontario today! This opportunity is scheduled to start immediately and end November 2017.


• Performs direct excavation around and/or on pipelines for cathodic protection installation projects
• Communicate work progress and safety performance to the site supervision
• Assist other crew members in labour work when required
• Maintain all equipment in good and safe working condition and report any findings to lead hand
• Participate in daily tool box talks and take active role in Ledcor’s health and safety program
• May perform other related duties as assigned


• Must have a minimum of 5 years’ experience directly related to excavation around pipelines
• Must have experience working in rocky terrain
• Must have experience operating up to 20-ton excavator and skid steer
• Must have extensive experience working with and on swamp mats
• Must be able to perform physically demanding tasks as needed
• Must successfully complete pre-access drug and alcohol testing
• Must possess and maintain a clean driver’s abstract and valid full-driver's license
• Ability to work with little supervision
• Must be able to lift 50 lbs

Work Conditions

• Applicants that reside in North Bay, ON and surrounding areas will be given preference due to the location of this project
• May be required to work a modified schedule (e.g. 10 days on, 4 days off) and working 10-12 hours/day
• Must be flexible working varying shift rotations
• Extensive travel required in Northern Ontario and to various project locations
• Benefits provided by CLAC
• Work will be primarily outdoors in various weather conditions

Ledcor Pipeline offers a unique set of pipeline services unmatched anywhere in the oil and gas industry. From pipeline construction to investigative digs and subcontractor management, we are accustomed to operating in challenging terrain, and we maintain some of the largest pipeline networks in the world.

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!


Kenora, ON
Kenora, Ontario

Date Posted 7/19/2017