Excavator Operator (Full Time)


Terus Construction Ltd


Terus Construction Ltd. is a diversified construction company that delivers road building, earth moving, site preparation, aggregates & ready mix materials and other services throughout British Columbia and the Yukon Territory. Terus Construction Ltd. is a subsidiary of ColasCanada Inc., a leading national road builder with subsidiaries in Western Canada, Ontario and Quebec. Being part of the Colas group of Companies provides impressive resources and technical expertise enabling Terus Construction Ltd. to access unique high technical and major construction projects.

Adventure Construction, part of the Terus Construction group, is seeking an Excavator Operator for its Prince Rupert Operations.  Terus Construction is a leader in the construction industry in British Columbia.

Reporting to the Foreman you will be required to work in a rock quarry environment and load trucks with shot rock, rip rap and various other materials.

Essential duties and responsibilities:


  • Must be able to operate an excavator with a high level of skill in all aspects of quarrying.
  • Comply with applicable mines regulations and occupational health and safety regulations.
  • Perform pre-trip inspection to ensure mechanical, safety and emergency equipment is in good working order.
  • Maintain daily logs, inspection logs and other necessary paperwork.
  • 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.
  • Other duties as required

Education, Training, Diplomas and Certifications     

  • Driver’s License

Work Experience:

  • Minimum 5 years of experience running large excavators in rockTechnical Skills:
  • Ability to safely operate and perform daily inspections on equipment
  • Some mechanical aptitude.
  • Knowledge of road construction procedures.
  • Knowledge of applicable safety legislation and ability to perform pre and post trip equipment checks.
  • Ability to identify safety hazards.

Working Conditions

  • Travel as required.
  • Overtime as required.
  • Use of personal protection equipment is required.
  • Must comply with the company’s drug and alcohol policy, including testing requirements.
  • Must comply with all company policies.
  • Work is performed in an outdoor setting, which could include inclement weather, heat and humidity, and exposure to dust and asphalt.

Terus Construction Ltd. offers opportunities for qualified people who want to grow in our high performance organization including competitive salary and benefits package, along with in house training, an incredible work environment, and career advancement opportunities.


Must be able to meet all safety requirements including pre-employment drug/alcohol testing.

We would like to thank all applicants for submitting their resume.  However only applicants selected to be interviewed will be contacted.

How to Apply


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