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E Construction | Screed Operator

Date: Apr 21, 2021

Country: Fort McMurray, Alberta, CA, T9H 3G3

Company: Colas

Subsidiary: N.P.A Ltd.



10130 – 21 Street, Edmonton, Alberta T6P 1W7   Telephone: (780) 467-7701  

E Construction, a division of NPA Ltd. is one of Western Canada’s largest paving contractors, with over 700 employees helping us provide our products and services throughout Alberta, Saskatchewan and the Northwest Territories. Our equipment fleet and shops are among the most modern in our business. We take pride in our employees and place a high-value on establishing a workplace where people are challenged and respected every day.

Key Responsibilities

  • Operate the free-floating asphalt screed in a safe and appropriate manner.
  • Adjust where and how thick asphalt is placed, measuring the width and thickness of asphalt and determining the application rate.
  • Using the screed controls on the paver, control the thickness of the mat by tilting the screed forward to lower the depth, and tilting the screed backwards to increase the depth.
  • Observe terrain ahead of paver, and adjust screed to factor in dips and variations in the base, to achieve level and consistent asphalt surface.


  • High school graduate or G.E.D preferred
  • Class 5 Drivers License or equivalent.
  • Minimum 3 to 5 years’ experience operating a Screed is required.
  • Physically able to repetitively lift and carry at least 50 LBS on a regular basis.
  • Must comply with Drug, Alcohol, and Fitness testing requirements.
  • Availability to work both out-of-town and remote locations.
  • Ability to work overtime as required.

E Construction is pleased to offer the successful candidate an attractive wage, comprehensive benefits, including a pension plan, educational assistance, excellent opportunities for professional growth, and more.

We thank all candidates for their interest in a position with E Construction, however only candidates selected to move forward will be contacted.