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Heavy Equipment Operator - Excavator & Dozer

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Location: Kitimat, BC, Canada
Date Posted:
Job ID: R20595
Job Status: Full-Time

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Job Summary:

You are an multi skilled Heavy Equipment Operator with experience in heavy civil maintenance projects. You will be an integral part of the Ledcor team working with our core maintenance crew. For you, safety and quality are a priority, and you are proud of your work at the end of each day. You have previously worked alongside crews within a civil environment, are a team player who is willing to lend a hand whenever assistance is required to get the job done.

Apply now and join the Ledcor team in Kitimat today!

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Operating Excavator and Dozer to finish grade
  • Perform tasks to support earth works operations – reclamation, handling large blast rock
  • You will be working around decaying infrastructures, overhead hazards, steep grades, steep slopes, narrow roads and multiple other contractors in high traffic areas
  • Provide general clean up, repairs, ongoing monitoring and maintenance of work areas
  • Must be willing to perform heavy labour work as well as operating heavy equipment when required
  • Ensures that work is completed to the set deadlines and on schedule


  • Minimum 5 years working in an industrial setting
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience operating an Excavator and Dozer
  • Must have finishing grade experience and skills
  • Demonstrated ability to work under minimal supervision
  • Skid Steer experience an asset
  • Ledcor requires possession of CSTS 2020 (Construction Safety Training Systems)
  • Occupational First Aid Level 1
  • Bear Awareness
  • Must successfully complete pre-access drug and alcohol testing
  • Valid Driver’s License and Driver's Abstract

Work Conditions:

  • Applicants that reside in Kitimat, BC or surrounding areas will be given preference due to the location of this project
  • Local candidates must have their own transportation to travel to and from the project
  • Site based role, rotational shift will be assigned, working 10-12 hour days
  • Approximately 2-3 months of work with the potential to extend
  • Extended health benefits provided by CLAC
  • Work will be outdoors in rough terrain and under extreme weather conditions and in an environmentally sensitive area

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, Veteran status 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. For more information about Ledcor’s Inclusion and Diversity initiatives, please visit our I&D page. Adjustments will be provided in all parts of our hiring process. Applicants need to make their needs known in advance by submitting a request via email. 

167 Ocelot Road, Kitimat, BC