AECOM Heavy Equipment Operator in Wainwright, Alberta

Business Line Oil + Gas

Position Title Heavy Equipment Operator

Canada - Alberta


Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a Heavy Equipment Operator Level 1, 2, 3 to be based in our Wainwright and Lloydminster, Alberta locations.

This position will perform a variety of semi-skilled and skilled work in the operation of light, medium and heavy equipment and trucks. Responsible for understanding and following all operating policy and procedures while operating equipment.

  • May include the following responsibilities:

  • Receives written and oral instructions from supervisor regarding materials to move or excavate.

  • Demonstrates safe operation of all equipment.

  • Reads and understands the results and purpose of all gauges and equipment.

  • Properly maintains and services or has equipment serviced daily.

  • Performs minor maintenance or clearing of tools and equipment

Shift is 5 days on 2 days off. This is a local job opportunity - no LOA / Subs provided.

This position will be required to drive a vehicle on behalf of AECOM and therefore will require the candidate to submit a satisfactory driver's abstract for review.

Where possible, please include/attach proof of minimum requirements with resume application.

Minimum Requirements

  • High School diploma or GED

  • Minimum 1 year of related experience

  • Variety of semi-skilled and skilled work in the operation of light, medium and heavy equipment and trucks (i.e. Run backhoes loader, side boom, zoom boom, fork lift and/or crane operator)

  • A valid Class 1 or Class 5 driver’s license and a clean driver’s abstract are requirements of this position

  • Construction Safety Training System (CSTS) Certification or PST (Petroleum Safety Training) required

  • H2S Alive Certification

  • First Aid - Standard Level Certification

  • Ground Disturbance Level 2

  • Safety conscious

Preferred Qualifications

  • Fall Arrest and/or Fall Protection (OSSA issued ticket) Certification

  • AWP - Aerial Work Platform Certification

  • Confined Space Entry (CSE)

  • Pipeline and Facility Construction experience is an asset

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Craft/Trade

Business Group Construction Services Group (CS)

Country Canada

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 187391BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.