Excavator Operator

Location: Fort McMurray, AB, Canada
Job ID: R11300
Job Status: Full-Time



Job Summary:

You are an experienced Excavator Operator with experience to support us on industrial oil & gas projects You will be an integral part of the Ledcor team working on our Suncor Base Plant Maintenance project. For you, safety and quality are a priority, and you are proud of your work at the end of each day. Join the Ledcor team in Ft. McMurray today!


Essential Responsibilities

· Operates in crowded, fast-paced working environments, and exercises extreme caution with awareness of potential situational hazards to ensure site safety.

· Performs mechanical inspections and servicing including controls and operations, completing logbooks, performs maintenance and adjustments, ensures good housekeeping, and performs machine lubrication.

· Performs effective operation of equipment by recognizing unusual machine movements and sounds.

· Recognizes existing and potential hazards and knows how to identify these through conducting a field level pre-job hazard analysis, checking the machine for hazards and assessing any tasks before start


· Minimum three years of experience operating excavators and other heavy equipment on a mainline pipeline job or similar heavy civil construction experience is required

· Minimum one year of previous excavator operating experience performing tasks such as building access roads, stripping, shading, grading, trenching, bore support, creek crossings, backfill and/or cleanup required.

· As a condition of employment, must successfully complete pre-access drug and alcohol testing.

· As a condition of employment, you must hold a valid driver's license and provide a 3 year driver's abstract

· Must have demonstrated ability to work under minimal supervision.

Work Conditions

· Applicants who reside in Fort McMurray will be given preference due to the location of the project

· Camp and flights are not provided for this project

· 14/7 shift rotation working 10-12 hours per day

· Benefits provided by CLAC

· Work will be outdoors in rough terrain and under extreme weather conditions

Additional Information:

Company Description

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!

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
Aug 3, 2022

Fort MacKay Industrial Park Lot 21, Fort McMurray, AB, Canada