Hydrovac Operator

Location: Fort MacKay, AB, Canada
Job ID: R5265
Job Status: Full-Time



Job Summary:

You are a safety focused Hydrovac Operator, with experience working in fast-paced heavy industrial projects. You have a Class 3 License and are a team player.

Join the Ledcor team in Ft. McMurray today!


  • Operate heavy duty Hydrovac truck throughout various projects in Ft. McMurray as assigned
  • Complete minor daily maintenance on the truck and vac unit, keep excellent repair and maintenance logs
  • Running Hydrovac to complete excavation of high pressure pipelines
  • Completing daily log book and inspections
  • Performing Job Safety Analysis (JSA) review and creating JSA's
  • Ensuring all work tasks and duties comply with client Operating Procedures and Community, Safety & Environment policies, procedures and related legislation


  • 3 to 5 years of Hydrovac Operating experience
  • Must have the ability to safely and effectively operate manual Hydrovac trucks in tight and congested areas
  • Must be able to complete pre-employment drug and alcohol testing
  • Must have a Class 3 with air driver's license with a clean driver's abstract
  • Must have a high degree of respect for safe work habits
  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment while acting independently in the execution of excavation duties
  • Ability to perform physically demanding labor duties as required
  • Ground Disturbance Level 2, Fall Protection with harness training, TDG and WHMIS certifications are all highly desired
  • OSSA or BSO is an asset

Work Conditions

  • Work is primarily outdoors, in various outdoor weather conditions
  • Ability to work flexible shifts (14/7 or 14/14), with 10-12 hour days
  • Camp and travel provided for those that qualify
  • Benefits provided by CLAC

Additional Information:

Company Description

Ledcor builds and maintains infrastructure in various industries including oil and gas, transportation, and mining. We’re experts  infrastructure construction and maintenance – from national highways to bridges, from airports to underground utilities and independent power projects. We also work on roads, earthworks, foundations, dams, power systems, pipelines and waterways.

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.  

Date Posted
Feb 16, 2021

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