GLS – General Heavy Equipment Operator – Camp & Flights

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Job Detail

  • Career Level Equipment Operator
  • Experience 2-5 Years
  • Posting ID 822
  • No. of Openings 1

Job Description

Launched in 1998 with nothing more than a used Caterpillar dozer and an entrepreneurial spirit, Bouchier has grown to be a leading provider of integrated site services to the Athabasca Oil Sands region.

From our head office in Fort McKay, Alberta and administrative office in Fort McMurray, Alberta, the company now employs more than 800 dedicated team members and commands a fleet of over 350 pieces of equipment.

With a strong belief in doing the right things in the right way, Bouchier is now one of the largest companies owned and operated by Indigenous peoples in the area providing contracting, construction, and general site services.

Position Summary:

Type:             Full-Time, Permanent * Start Date: July 1, 2022

Location:       Fort Hills

Schedule:      7 on / 7 off

*Camp & Flights from Hubs Calgary or Edmonton

Compensation Details:

  • Vacation pay at 6% – paid out bi-weekly upon start date
  • H&D benefits
    • $500 health spending account – 100% employer paid
    • Employer paid Insurances
  • RPP (Registered Pension Plan) with company matching
  • Employer paid Employee Assistance Program

Other Incentives:

  • Base Pay increase available based on performance and progression
  • Safety Recognition
  • Years of Service Recognition – Annual
  • Bouchier welcome gift and company swag
  • Overtime available but not guaranteed

Job Description:

This position reports directly to the Equipment Foreman and is expected to operate assigned equipment in a safe and effective manner. Due to the nature of our work, Operators may be required to perform Labourer duties from to time.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Must be experience in operating all pieces of heavy equipment such as Loader, Skid Steer, Sweepers
  • Operate all assigned equipment in a safe and effective manner
  • Read, countersign and enter comments into daily operator logbook
  • Complete and document a pre-operational check on assigned equipment
  • Grease equipment as necessary
  • Ensure all equipment has proper safety equipment in place
  • Keep interior clean
  • Any required repairs to assigned equipment are communicated to maintenance personnel
  • Maintain a cooperative working relationship with customers and other employees
  • Participate in Job Hazard Assessments, Feld Level Risk Assessments and line-up meetings
  • Perform other related duties as assigned by the Equipment Foreman.

Education & Experience:

  • 2-5 Years’ experience operating equipment.
  • Must have Valid Class 5. However,  Class 1 or 3 would be an asset.
  •  Ability to lift and pull up to 50lbs
  • Ability to work in all weather
  •  Ability to work shift work
  •  Safety conscious attitude
  • CSTS and OSSA Regional Orientation or OSSA BSO (Basic Safety Orientation before December 31, 2018) or CSO (Common Safety Orientation after January 1, 2019)
  • WHMIS 2015
  • TDG – Transportation of Dangerous Goods
  • OSSA Confined Space Entry and Monitor, Ground Disturbance, First Aid & H2S Alive is an asset
  • Ability to pass Drug & Alcohol and a Fit for Duty Test
  • All applicants must have the ability to speak, read and write fluently in English.

Application Instructions:

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Until suitable candidate is found.

Please apply to this posting with your cover letter and resume inclusive of copies of your safety tickets and abstract.

Main Office PO Box 6607, Fort McMurray, Alberta T9H 5N4

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The Bouchier Group would like to thank all applicants who apply to our postings. Please note that only those selected for interviews will be contacted directly. No phone calls please.

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