Heavy Equipment Operator

Westmoreland - Estevan Mine, Canada, Canada
Competitive
Jul 28, 2022
Aug 27, 2022
Req #199
Permanent
English
Duties and Responsibilities

  • Operating heavy duty equipment in compliance with company policies and safety procedures
  • Safely achieving productivity targets
  • Performing routine maintenance and safety checks on equipment
  • Maintaining a clean and safe cab
  • Completing required documentation
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications

  • Grade 12 diploma or equivalent
  • Ability to work 12-hour shift rotations (days and nights)
  • Demonstrate the skills and judgment necessary to safely and effectively operate equipment in a variety of terrain, positions, and various weather conditions
  • Display a good understanding of the fundamentals of ground control and hazards associated with working on slopes, spoil material, near highwalls and during hours of darkness

This position currently follows a 28-day shift rotation working day and night shifts. The shift rotation is: 3 days, 2 off, 2 nights, 3 off, 2 days, 2 off, 3 nights, 2 off, 2 days, 3 off, 2 nights, 2 off.

The Estevan Mine is located approximately 12 km from the city of Estevan and 16 km from the town of Bienfait. The successful candidate will be responsible for his/her own accommodations and transportation.

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly