Screed Operator – Highways Construction

Location: Red Deer, AB, Canada
Job ID: R10803
Job Status: Full-Time



Job Summary:

You are a safety-conscious Screed Operator with at least 5 years of experience. You will be operating CAT model screeds alongside our Highway Construction crew on various projects throughout Alberta. You are a team player who ensures the well-being of others and lends a hand where needed.

Join the Ledcor Highways Construction team on various projects throughout Alberta!

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Operate screed manually and with automatics
  • Operate all functions of the screed equipment safely and maintain tonnage control
  • Coordinate daily paving activity and procedures with other crew members and operators


  • 5 years’ experience as a Screed Operator on highway construction projects
  • Experience with screed setup and maintenance
  • Must have a valid driver’s license and ability to provide a clean driver’s abstract
  • Must successfully complete pre-employment drug and alcohol testing  
  • Ability to incorporate health and safety concepts into work activities
  • Must have demonstrated ability to work under minimal supervision

Work Conditions

  • This position is likely to run until November 2022
  • Candidates must be flexible to work on projects throughout central/northern Alberta
  • 6/1 shift rotation working 10-14 hours per day. Candidates must be flexible regarding their shift schedule
  • Living out allowance of $130.00 per day is provided
  • Benefits provided by CLAC
  • Preference for those with an RV or trailer, camp area with hookups provided

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 – from national highways to bridges, from airports to underground utilities and independent power projects. We also work on roads, earthworks, foundations, dams, power systems, 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.  

View our full Inclusion & Diversity statement here.

Date Posted
Jun 28, 2022

27420 Township Road 374, Red Deer, AB, Canada