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Date: Jul 12, 2019

City/State/Province: Nelson, BC, CA, V0G 1H0

Company: Colas




Terus Construction Ltd. is a diversified construction company that delivers road building, earth moving, site preparation, aggregates & ready mix materials and other services throughout British Columbia and the Yukon Territory. Terus Construction Ltd. is a subsidiary of ColasCanada Inc., a leading national road builder with subsidiaries in Western Canada, Ontario and Quebec. Being part of the Colas group of Companies provides impressive resources and technical expertise enabling Terus Construction Ltd. to access unique high technical and major construction projects.

The paving and pavement maintenance Laborer will perform tasks involving physical labor at parking lots and roadways by operating one or several types of maintenance equipment. This position may also require routine repair and maintenance of equipment in addition to other duties.


Pavement Maintenance Crew Laborer

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  •  Use of vacuum truck, push blower and/or wire broom to clean surface prior to application of seal coat or crack fill material.
  •  Preparation of surface utilizing an asphalt crack router to open surface cracks prior to filling.
  •  Application of crack fill material utilizing a crack seal kettle and a wand.
  •  Application of seal coat material utilizing a long handled squeegee and/or spray wand.
  •  Manual labor including shoveling, brooming and raking.
  •  Occasional equipment operation; including a skid steer or highway broom
  •  Perform other duties as assigned


Paving Crew Laborer
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  •  General laborer duties associated with asphalt paving, patching or prep crews.
  •  Required ability to shovel, rake and handle other small tools.
  •  Equipment cleanup as needed.
  •  May be called upon to run small power tools.
  •  Signal operators of construction equipment to facilitate alignment and movement of materials.
  •  Assist in the placement, moving and dismantling of signs, barricades, cones and other traffic control devices.
  •  Perform other duties as assigned



  •  Ability to work in a variety of weather conditions including heat, cold, wind, rain, and dusty environments.
  •  Must be willing to travel and work away from home when required.
  •  Be willing to work nights and weekends when necessary.
  •  Be able to work overtime when required.
  •  Must have strong work ethic
  •  Ability to work in a team setting
  •  Communication skills; Ability to communicate with supervisors, co-workers, contractors and the general public in a courteous, professional manner at all times.
  •  Ensure a safe work environment in compliance with all safety policies and procedures.
  •  Must have a valid drivers license

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.