Loader Operator/General Labourer (Full Time)

Company

Amix Marine Services Ltd.

Description

As a family owned company founded in 1971 in the scrap metal recycling industry, Amix has since expanded into a wide range of services, including marine salvage, marine projects, marine towing and barging, concrete sales and steel distribution. The Amix Group consists of five companies providing specialized and quality service. These companies include Amix Marine Projects, Amix Marine Service, Amix Marine Salvage, Western Concrete, and Amix Steel and Surplus.

Job Summary

The Amix Group operates a barge and chip loading facility just outside Prince Rupert BC. Operating a fleet of tugs and Barges Amix Marine services utilizes the Prince Rupert Butze Terminal to load and unload barges including Wood Chips, Sand & Gravel and Heavy Equipment.

This position is located in Prince Rupert and will require the successful candidate to live locally.

Responsibilities and Duties

Amix is seeking a Loader Operator/General Labourer for its Prince Rupert Operations:

  • Working as part of a team, conduct chip loading operation from our land facility to barges brought alongside Butze Terminal.
  • Operation of a Cat 980 Loader with a chip bucket to build and trim a chip pile in addition to loading a hopper during barge loading operations.
  • Ability to handle large barge line next to or over water during barge loading operations.
  • Ability to work manual labour including the shoveling of loose chips falling from conveyors during loading operations.
  • Ability to work flexible hours including overtime as required.

Qualifications and Skills

Qualifications required are as follows:

  • Experience operating a Cat 980 Loader ( or similar) along with a D6 Dozer (perferrably with wood chips)
  • Experience with Barge Loading Operations would be an asset
  • Ability to conduct running maintenance of all yard equipment including heavy equipment, converyors and smaller yard equipment including generators, leaf blowers etc.

Compensation and Benefits

  • $28 per hour to start and $30 per hour after completion of probation.
  • Excellent medical, dental and vision benefits after successful completion of 90 day probation.

We offer a very positive environment with excellent benefits upon probation completion.

Please be advised that only applicants in the Prince Rupert vicinity and surrounding area will be considered for this position.

How to Apply

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