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Loader Operator

Date: Jul 15, 2021

Country: Prince Rupert, British Columbia, CA, V8J 3Y1

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!

Adventure Construction, part of the Terus Construction Group., is seeking a Loader Operator in Prince Rupert at our Quarry Operation. Terus Construction Ltd. is a leader in the construction industry in British Columbia and the Yukon Territory. 

 

Purpose:

Operates front end loader, excavates and loads materials to and from stockpiles.   Loads truck and helps crusher crew with daily activities.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Loads material from stockpiles to appropriate piles and trucks.
  • Operate all heavy equipment in a safe and appropriate manner
  • Perform daily maintenance and safety checks of equipment
  • Conduct pre-operational checks on equipment, and clean, lubricate, and refill the equipment as necessary
  • Maneuver heavy equipment into loading and unloading positions
  • Participate, accept and adopt the principles described in the company safety program
  • Other duties as required
     

Requirements:

 

  • Minimum of 3 years crushing operational experience (Aggregate Industry) 
  • Mechanically inclined with knowledge of jaw and cone crushers as well as screening equipment. 
  • Demonstrate a high attention to detail, be extremely organized, ability to multi-task, self-motivated.
  • Capable of working independently, promote a positive and safe work environment working collaboratively with team members & other management in the field in a physically demanding and fast paced work environment. 
  • Ability to develop and maintain awareness of occupational hazards and safety precautions. 
  • Perform routine maintenance on equipment such as lubricating, belt splicing, cleaning, etc.
  • Valid class 5 driver's license with clean driver's abstract.
  • Ability to lift 50lbs or more, ability to work in extreme weather conditions, confined space & heights, and possess the required PPE and steel-toed work shoes. 
  • First Aid & WHMIS certificates are considered and asset. 
  • Successfully pass pre-employment drug and alcohol testing. 

 
Terms of Employment: 
Permanent – full time (Overtime, week-ends, days & nights) and requires on call availability as business

 

To apply for this position, please visit www.terusconstruction.ca 

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

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.