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Sideboom Operator

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Location: Fort McMurray, AB, Canada
Date Posted:
Job ID: R13797
Job Status: Full-Time

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Job Summary:

You are an experienced Sideboom Operator with piping project experience. 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 Fort McMurray today!

Essential Responsibilities:
  • Operate 587 (main model), also possibility of operation 572, 583 and 594 models in order to move pipe/welding/bolt up.
  • Effectively and safely operates hydraulic sidebooms utilizing machine specific controls and machine attachments to complete all necessary tasks.
  • Conduct pre-trip/walk-around safety inspections and completes daily Field Level Hazard Assessments, logs and reports any maintenance concerns with the equipment
  • Perform effective operation of equipment by recognizing unusual machine movements and sounds


  • Previous experience operating sidebooms in a pipeline or industrial environment
  • Must be able to interpret capacity charts and identify the rigging requirements
  • Must be able to understand the capacity of each component and the relationships between the length of the boom, length of cable, cable size and load limits
  • Must have a valid driver's license and provide a 3-year driver's abstract
  • Must successfully complete pre-access drug and alcohol testing

Work Conditions:

  • Shift based role working 14/7, working 11.5 hours per day
  • Site based camp provided and travel allowance provided for those that qualify
  • Benefits provided by CLAC
  • Work will be primarily outdoors in various weather conditions

Additional Information:

Fort MacKay Industrial Park Lot 21, Fort McMurray, AB