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Excavator Operator

Excavator Operator

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Job Description

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is currently seeking an Excavator Operator in Port Granby.


Location: Port Granby; Clarington, Ontario area


Key Responsibilities

  • Maintain Excavator and do daily inspections
  • Keep and record a daily log of excavator condition
  • Learn and able to use the GPS grading system
  • Available to help out with other positions as needed (truck driver, dozer, etc.)
  • Take part and participate in safety program
  • Keep the onsite mechanic up to date on needed repairs of equipment

Skills / Qualifications

  • 3+ years’ experience operating a 300 or greater horsepower excavator
  • Experience in WHMIS, Health & Safety regulations as well as a wide range of skills or trades including grading, drainage, mass excavation, grade control
  • Perform daily safety and maintenance checks
  • Operate Excavator in a safe and efficient way according to all relevant legislation, company policies and procedures
  • Be flexible to support a 6-day a week operation on occasion
  • Must provide own transportation to and from work
  • Experience in remediation field a plus
  • Able to wear a respirator (if necessary, training provided)
  • HAZWOPER training a plus

Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.


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