Heavy Equipment Operator
Where innovation, technology and integrity come together.
Presently working in Guelph, we are seeking someone to join our growing team in the role of a Heavy Equipment Operator. Our preference is to hire people with drive and passion to join our dynamic team. The successful candidate(s) will initially join our Guelph team and then continue to the next project at a new location.
We operate year round, so the ideal candidate must be willing to work in all weather conditions and physically able to meet the strenuous demands of the job.
Safely and accurately operate machines using CAT and DEERE controls
Confidently operate a 35 ton excavator in a range of applications such as; loading trucks, bulk cutting and filling, excavating for trenches and strip footings, and final trimming
Accurately and efficiently grade a variety of material
Conduct basic maintenance
Conduct pre-operation inspections, assembly, and disassembly of crane
Calculating capacities and weight to prepare for operation
Maintaining records and logbooks
Other site and labour duties as assigned
Skills, Knowledge, Qualifications & Experience:
Experienced in driving a range of heavy earth moving machinery; large excavators in particular – 4 to 5 years’ experience and certification preferred
Knowledge of basic earth moving or civil work concepts and methodologies
Interested and willing to perform labourer duties as required
AZ licence certified, and interested in transporting our materials on occasion considered an asset
Able to work overtime and occasional Saturdays
Able to provide their own transportation
Strong work ethic
Are you a leading professional ready to join our diverse team of superintendents, estimators, engineers, trade professionals, project managers, accounting, legal and industry experts? If so, send in your resume and cover letter to our team!
Newton Group Ltd. consistently ranks among the best companies to work for, and we aspire to be the most respected builder, renowned for excellence, leadership, and unsurpassed value.
Newton Group Ltd. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and welcomes and encourages all applicants.
Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.
Qualified candidates should email their resume or fax to: 519-822-6159.
Please note that only candidates being invited to interview will be contacted, no agencies and no telephone calls please.
Job Types: Full-time, Permanent
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