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Labourer in Calgary, Alberta, CA at Armtec

Date Posted: 5/3/2018

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Job Description



Position: Labourer



Location: Calgary

 

GENERAL ACCOUNTABILITY

A Laborer is responsible for demonstrating an excellent work ethic and interest in being a part of Armtec as a leading Canadian infrastructure and construction company.

 

NATURE AND SCOPE

 Details of Position

 

  1. Prepare form for concrete pouring and ensure it is in accordance to the blueprint
  2. Daily cleaning and housekeeping required to ensure a safe work environment
  3. Assist other laborers with tasks assigned by Foreman and other management
  4. Place and vibrate concrete, face mixes, retarders, oil, hardware cages, etc.
  5. Stone and edge finishing
  6. Tie rebar
  7. Minor fill finishing—basic level
  8. Any required steel shop labor—tacker/tier

 

This position reports to the

                Lead Hand

 

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES/CHALLENGES

  1. Knowledge of the current job and all procedures associated with it
  2. Operate the following hand and power tools: vibrator, drill saw, grinder, wrench, saw, shovel, rake, hammer, crowbar, pliers, arc cutter, cutting torch, wheel barrow, forklift, overhead crane, etc.
  3. Working knowledge of all required tools and equipment including but not limited to scraper, twister, ties, rebar, grease chairs, oil strand, bulkheads, cones, stressing machine, signal lights, etc.
  4. Working knowledge and understanding of measuring equipment
  5. Wear proper Personal Protective Equipment daily
  6. Actively participate in the Health and Safety Program

 

FUNCTIONAL QUALIFICATIONS

  1. Ability to do Shift Work (24 hour shift schedule)
  2. High School Diploma—Preferred
  3. Forklift Operator’s Certificate (not mandatory)
  4. Overhead Crane Operator’s Certificate (not mandatory)
  5. Communication skills—verbal and written
  6. Reliable work habits and attendance
  7. Understanding of layouts and blueprints
  8. Takes direction and follows instructions
  9. Problem-solving skills
  10. Work well in a team environment
  11. Not afraid to ask questions in order to better understand what is being asked
  12. Can work efficiently with minimal supervision

 

PRINCIPAL ACCOUNTABILITIES

  1. Safe Work Practice
  2. Quality Work Principals
 

WORKING CONDITIONS

 Physical Effort

  • Must be able to lift or carry up to 50 lbs.
  • Must be able to push and/or pull up to 100 lbs.
  • Majority of time is spent standing while working with frequent opportunity to move around
  • Sustained work in uncomfortable body conditions (squatting, crawling, kneeling, etc.) may be required for the task at hand
  • Full range of motion and use of both arms and hands is a necessity

 Physical Environment

  • Typical plant and yard conditions apply—dust, noise, varying temperatures, etc.
  • May be required to work at heights
  • Sometimes required to wear a respirator

 Sensory Environment

  • Attention to detail and focus on the task at hand is extremely important
  • Meeting tight production deadlines can cause stress or tension among the team

 

If you want to join the Armtec Team and feel you are the right candidate for this role, please send your resume to martiquea.mclean@armtec.com. Only those candidates chosen for interview will be contacted.

Thank you for your consideration.

Job Requirements

WORKING CONDITIONS

 Physical Effort

  • Must be able to lift or carry up to 50 lbs.
  • Must be able to push and/or pull up to 100 lbs.
  • Majority of time is spent standing while working with frequent opportunity to move around
  • Sustained work in uncomfortable body conditions (squatting, crawling, kneeling, etc.) may be required for the task at hand
  • Full range of motion and use of both arms and hands is a necessity

 Physical Environment

  • Typical plant and yard conditions apply—dust, noise, varying temperatures, etc.
  • May be required to work at heights
  • Sometimes required to wear a respirator

 Sensory Environment

  • Attention to detail and focus on the task at hand is extremely important
  • Meeting tight production deadlines can cause stress or tension among the team

 

If you want to join the Armtec Team and feel you are the right candidate for this role, please send your resume to martiquea.mclean@armtec.com. Only those candidates chosen for interview will be contacted.

 

Thank you for your consideration.

 

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