Paver Operator (Full Time)

Company

Terus Construction Ltd

Description

Terus Construction Ltd. is an integrated road construction and materials manufacturing company, which has been building roads in British Columbia and the Yukon Territory for over 30 years through decentralized business centers.

Road construction, asphalt paving, aggregate production, hot mix asphalt and ready-mix concrete supply are the core activities. In addition, the Company acts as general contractor on civil construction projects, including excavation, utilities, concrete placement, sidewalks, and curbs, and in all kind of road construction related activities.

Over 800 jobs every year are performed through more than 20 decentralized business centers, such as highway rehabilitation, airport construction, industrial, municipal and commercial work, subdivisions. More than 550 employees are locally employed.

Terus Construction provides challenging and rewarding opportunities in an entrepreneurial, diverse, inclusive and respectful work environment. As our growth creates new career opportunities, likely there is the right one for you!

Job Summary

Operate paving machine and/or screed used for applying asphalt to roadbeds, parking lots, airport runways and taxiways, and driveways.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

· Operate asphalt paver and or screed to apply asphalt per plan and quality specifications as instructed by crew superintendent to ensure daily schedules/estimates are met. Also, must perform additional tasks of other positions as needed and instructed by foreman.

· Screed operation on the asphalt paver involves making normal adjustments for obtaining proper depth, grade and finished cross section of asphalt material via screed controls.

· Ability to operate or initiative to learn to operate other equipment required on an asphalt crew

· May oil, grease, service and make normal operating adjustments to the equipment

· Ability to operate asphalt paver/screed within designated area with attention to detail and emphasis on craftsmanship

· Ability to guide and direct dump trucks while backing up to machine hopper when operating paver.

· Manipulates hand or foot levers to control movements of machine spreads and levels asphalt on subgrade of highway and related surfaces such as parking lots, streets, etc.

· Thorough understanding of all aspects of the paving industry including preparatory work, grades, drainage, paving patterns, aggregate size, job specifications, oil consistencies, compaction and other details related to asphalt paving.

Qualification/ Requirements

· Prefer 2-3 seasons experience on municipal & industrial/commercial paving projects. Additional paving equipment experience would be an asset.

· Ability to work in a variety of weather conditions including heat, cold, wind, rain, and dusty environments.

· Must be willing to travel and work away from home when required.

· Be willing to work overtime, nights and weekends when necessary.

· Must have strong work ethic

· Ability to work in a team setting

· Communication skills; Ability to communicate with supervisors, co-workers, contractors and the general public in a courteous, professional manner at all times.

· Ensure a safe work environment in compliance with all safety policies and procedures.

· Must have a valid driver’s license

COVID – 19 Considerations

Currently following mandated precautions against Covid-19 (Candidates must be vaccinated).

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

Online here; https://career2.successfactors.eu/careers?company=speig