Scraper Operator

  • Company:
    Sureway Construction Group Ltd
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / monthly
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    12 mins ago
  • Category:
    General Labour

Scraper OperatorSureway Construction offers a fantastic opportunity to join a leading team in the construction industry. We offer a friendly, fast paced environment with plenty of room for career advancement, great benefits, and a strong team of professionals.Sureway Construction Group of Companies is currently hiring Scraper Operatorsfor our project inCalgary, Ab.Description:Reporting to the foreman, the job of the Scraper Operator is to safely and effectively use the Scraper to grade terrain or remove, dump, or spread earth and rock to achieve a specified result.Responsibilities:The responsibilities of the Scraper Operator include, but are not limited to:Operate the Scraper in a safe and appropriate manner,Perform daily maintenance and safety checks of equipment.Understand, interpret and follow directions from supervisors as to required work area.Operate scraper controls to regulate the height of the blade and bowl to shape and contour the site.Feel levers and listen to equipment sounds to determine depth of the cut. Ensure a sound understanding of the issues involving ground disturbance. Operate the Scraper in successive passes over construction surface to raise or lower terrain to specified grade, following markings on grade stakes or hand signals. Perform pre and post trip inspections which requires climbing on equipment.Ensure scraper is in proper gear, and is not moving too fast for working conditions. Ensures proper use of the cushion hitch while operating the scraper.Demonstrate an understanding of grades and interpret roadway plans and drawings. Train new employees in the safe and efficient operation of the dozer. Must ensure a solid understanding of, and comply with the principles of the company’s Code of Ethics. Must examine situations in light of the principles of the Code of Ethics.Participate as a vital team member, and contribute towards the success of the organization, which may involve the provision of other technical and administrative support, as required. Promote a team approach and maintain dialogue with all employees to exchange information and gather ideas. Collaborate with any project teams on other special initiatives, as required.Promote, execute and adhere to the company’s safety program, and encourage all employees, subcontractors and consultants to adopt safety as a culture.Attend daily and weekly safety meetings and inspections. Work with the Foreman/Safety Department to investigate damage, incidents or near misses on the worksite, and ensure proper procedures are carried out according to the Company’s Safety Program.Work in a safe, responsible manner to not intentionally or unintentionally injure oneself, or endanger the wellbeing of others.Skills, Knowledge, Qualifications & Experience:Must Have a Minimum 1 year experience as a Scraper Operator.Ability to work in physically demanding conditions.Applicants must be at least 18 years of age.Excellent problem solving skills required.Good analytical ability and manual dexterity.Must have proven ability to work in tight spots.Good communication and interpersonal skills required.Must be a team player.Committed to working in a safe and efficient manner.CSA approved steel toed boots with 6” ankle support.CSTS-09, and H2S Awareness training is an asset.Successful candidates are required to have personal reliable transportation, valid driver’s license and must pass pre-employment drug and alcohol testing.Candidates must successfully complete orientation.May be subject to Criminal Record checks depending on site requirements.Sureway Construction is an equal opportunity employer. We would like to thank all applicants for submitting their resumes; however only those selected for and interview will be contacted.We’re Ready. Are You?