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Screed Operator

Date: Feb 17, 2021

Country: CA, V0G 1H0

Company: Colas

Subsidiary: Terus Construction Ltd. 



Terus Construction Ltd. is an integrated road construction and materials manufacturing company, which has been building roads in British Columbia and the Yukon Territory for over 30 years through decentralized business centers.

Road construction, asphalt paving, aggregate production, hot mix asphalt and ready-mix concrete supply are the core activities. In addition, the Company acts as general contractor on civil construction projects, including excavation, utilities, concrete placement, sidewalks, and curbs, and in all kind of road construction related activities.

Over 800 jobs every year are performed through more than 20 decentralized business centers, such as highway rehabilitation, airport construction, industrial, municipal and commercial work, subdivisions. More than 550 employees are locally employed.

Terus Construction provides challenging and rewarding opportunities in an entrepreneurial, diverse, inclusive and respectful work environment. As our growth creates new career opportunities, likely there is the right one for you!


Terus Construction Ltd. dba Selkirk Paving is seeking a Screed Operator. Terus Construction Ltd., is a leader in the construction industry in British Columbia and the Yukon Territory.


Main Responsibilities

Operate the controls on the free-floating screed which is attached to the paver vehicle to control the quantity and consistency of asphalt that is deposited; estimating overall quantity for the project as well as the quantity needed to achieve the correct grade in the finished surface.


Operates valves to regulate flow of material at a specified rate.

Signals Asphalt Paving Machine operator to start and stop paving machine.

Observes distribution of material over road surfaces to ensure uniform distribution.

Turns handwheels to set angle and depth of screed.

Using depth gauge, verifies depth specifications of compacted asphalt.


Knowledge of paving equipment and the paving process.

Ability to do some manual labour.

Must be able to meet all safety requirements and applicable safety policies.

Work overtime as required.

Working out of town



Terus Construction Ltd. offers opportunities for qualified people who want to grow in our high performance organization including competitive salary and benefits package, along with in house training, an incredible work environment, and career advancement opportunities.


Must be able to meet all safety requirements including pre-employment drug/alcohol testing.

We would like to thank all applicants for submitting their resume.  However only applicants selected to be interviewed will be contacted.