Earthworks Foreperson

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Location: Fort MacKay, AB, Canada
Job ID: R5349
Job Status: Full-Time



Job Summary:

You are an Earthworks Foreperson with experience in early heavy civil construction projects. You will lead a Ledcor team working on facility installation, pipeline corridor construction, pipeline excavation and backfill, piling installation, MSE wall construction and ramp & road construction projects. Your leadership skills are apparent in the safe work practices and quality of work performed by your crew.

Join the Ledcor team today!

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Supervise a crew of 5-15 equipment operators, carpenters and labourers performing earthworks support for foundations, road building, and underground piping projects
  • Interface with the client and other contractors on site
  • Ensure the safety of the crew, equipment, and environment
  • Ensure that work is completed to schedule


  • Must have at least 3 years previous experience supervising earthworks crews on utility, industrial plant, and road building projects
  • Prior experience in MSE wall construction is a strong asset
  • Must have established leadership and mentoring skills
  • Must complete pre-employment drug and alcohol testing
  • Must have CSTS 2020 (Construction Safety Training Systems certification

Work Conditions:

  • 14/7 schedule working 10-12 hours per day
  • Site based camp provided
  • Charter Flights from either Edmonton or Calgary
  • Benefits provided by CLAC
  • Work will be primarily outdoors in various 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.  

Date Posted
Mar 25, 2021

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