Position: Digger – construction

Employer details: Eagle Valley Excavating Inc

Job details

Location:  6419 Lefeuvre Rd Abbotsford, BCV4X 2C1
Salary: $20.00 to $21.00 hourly (to be negotiated) 30 to 40 hours per Week
Terms of employment: Permanent employment Full time
Day, Early Morning, Evening, Flexible Hours, Morning, Night, On Call, Overtime, Shift, To be determined, Weekend
Start date: Starts as soon as possible.
Vacancies: 2 vacancies
Source: Job Bank #2425614


No English required.


·        No degree, certificate or diploma


Will train



·        Load, unload and transport construction materials

·        Operate mobile and tower cranes to lift, move, position or place equipment and materials

·        Clean and lubricate cranes

·        Erect and dismantle concrete forms, scaffolding, ramps, catwalks shoring and barricades

·        Operate pile driving cranes to drive pilings into earth to provide support for buildings and other structures

·        Instruct apprentices

·        Mix, pour and spread materials

·        Operate cranes equipped with dredging attachments to dredge waterways and other areas

·        Assemble tower cranes on site

·        Assist heavy equipment operators

·        Operate gantry cranes to load and unload ship cargo at port side

·        Assist in aligning pipes during pipeline construction

·        Operate locomotive cranes to move objects and materials at railway yards

·        Assist in drilling and blasting rock on construction sites

·        Operate bridge or overhead cranes to lift, move and place plant machinery and materials

·        Assist in framing houses, erecting walls and building roofs

·        Operate offshore oil rig cranes to unload and reload supply vessels

·        Level earth to fine grade specifications

·        Operate cranes mounted on boats or barges to lift, move and place equipment and materials

·        Pave and rake asphalt

·        Assist in demolishing buildings

·        Clean and pile salvaged materials

·        Operate dragline cranes to expose coal seams and ore deposits at open pit mines

·        Perform pre-operational inspection, and calculate crane capacities and weight to prepare for rigging and hoisting

·        Perform routine maintenance work

·        Clean up chemical spills and other contaminants

·        Remove rubble and other debris at construction sites

·        Tend or feed machines or equipment used in construction

·        Direct traffic at or near construction sites

·        Read and interpret blueprints

Additional information

Work conditions and physical capabilities

·        Fast-paced environment

·        Work under pressure

·        Physically demanding

·        Tight deadlines

·        Manual dexterity

·        Repetitive tasks

·        Handling heavy loads

·        Attention to detail

·        Hand-eye co-ordination

·        Overtime required

·        Sound discrimination

·        Sitting

Weight handling

·        Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Personal suitability

·        Accurate

·        Client focus

·        Dependability

·        Efficient interpersonal skills

·        Excellent oral communication

·        Flexibility

·        Reliability

·        Team player

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