Heavy Equipment Operator – Excavator Operator

Location: Kitimat, BC, Canada
Job ID: R11059
Job Status: Full-Time



Job Summary:

You are an experienced Excavator Operator seeking a competitive wage, benefits, and a company who prides themselves on safety. You will be an integral part of the Ledcor team working on a high-profile infrastructure project in Kitimat!

Apply now and join the Ledcor team in the town of Kitimat!

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Effectively and safely operates excavators with GPS
  • Also, able to operate multiple other pieces of heavy equipment such as Dozer, Loader, Skid Steer and Compactor
  • Conduct pre-trip/walk-around safety inspections and complete daily hazard assessments, logs and reports any maintenance concerns with the equipment
  • Ability to work in congested work areas

Requirements / Qualifications:

  • 5+ years’ proven experience on various heavy equipment
  • Must have finish excavator operator experience
  • A strong safety record and the ability to work within a team environment
  • Must have demonstrated ability to work under minimal supervision
  • Must have CSTS, WHMIS, Bear Awareness (training may be provided)
  • Confined Space and Ground Disturbance are an asset
  • Must successfully complete pre-access drug and alcohol testing
  • Prior bridge construction project experience is highly regarded

Work Conditions:

  • Experienced applicants that reside in Kitimat, BC or surrounding areas will be given preference due to the location of this project
  • 14 days on/7 days off rotation working 10 hours per day
  • Camp based accommodation provided for non-local candidates
  • Flights from approved locations
  • Benefits provided by CLAC
  • Work will be outdoors in rough terrain and occasionally under extreme weather conditions

Additional Information:

Company Description

Ledcor 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. Our vast projects include: full-scale contract mining, earthworks, foundations, national highways, bridges, roads, waterways, dams, airports, underground utilities, independent power projects and site reclamation.

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!

Employment Equity

At Ledcor we believe diversity, equity, and inclusion should be part of everything we do. We are proud to be an equal-opportunity employer. All qualified individuals, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or any other identifying characteristic are encouraged to apply.

Our True Blue team consists of individuals from all backgrounds who contribute diverse perspectives and experiences to Ledcor. We are committed to continuing to build on our culture of empowerment, inclusion and belonging.  

View our full Inclusion & Diversity statement here.

Date Posted
Jul 11, 2022

167 Ocelot Road, Kitimat, BC, Canada