Skilled Maintenance Yardperson (Aurora)

  • Company:
    North American Construction Group
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    3 days ago
  • Category:

Position Scope

NACG is seeking an experienced Skilled Maintenance Yardperson to join our dynamic and industry leading organization. 

Site: Syncrude Aurora

Schedule:  14×14 

Accommodations: Not provided

Transportation: Transportation to and from site provided.

Rate: $38.69

The successful candidate will be required to join the International Union of Operating Engineers Local 955. 


  • Operate various equipment performing maintenance duties – Loader/Grader/Forklift/Skid-Steer/Light Duty Vehicles
  • Assist technicians with assembly and testing when required (minimal supervision)
  • Load/off-load freight components from delivery trucks with forklift
  • Install/replace Ground Engagement Tools (G.E.T.)
  • Proficient in all Intermediate Maintenance Yardperson duties
  • Qualifications

  • Minimum 3 months previous experience operating grader/loader
  • Minimum 6 months previous experience in a shop/field heavy equipment maintenance environment
  • Forklift/skid-steer certifications is considered an asset
  • Class 3 License w/air endorsement and prior experience with hauling/reversing trailers with a light duty truck is an asset
  • Summary

    All successful candidates must:

  • Be proficient in English, both verbally and written
  • Have a valid Class 5 Driver’s License
  • Have experience as requested as mentioned above
  • Subject to Random Testing at: Suncor, Suncor Fort Hills and Kearl sites
  • Undergo and successfully pass the following testing:Breath Alcohol TestUrine Drug TestFitness-to-Work AssessmentAudiometric TestingVision ScreeningCriminal Record Check
  • Shift, site, and start times are subject to change.

    All successful candidates MUST provide the following items prior to confirmation of their start date:

  • CSO or BSO Certification
  • CSTS Certification and OSSA Regional only required if candidate does not have the above certification
  • Copy of Valid Class 5 Driver’s License
  • Copy of recent Driver’s Abstract
  • VOID cheque/direct deposit form
  • Once dispatched the following processes will occur:

  • Will receive a call from NACG to set up all required pre-employment testing
  • An email will be sent with all required New Hire Paperwork to be filled out
  • After all results are received by NACG candidates will be contacted by Site Admin to schedule orientation and confirm your start date and other site specific details.
  • Please note the entire On-boarding process can take anywhere from 3-8 business days.