250 Carleton Drive, St.Albert, AB, T8N 6W2
Phone: 780.459.6611 Fax: 780.459.7639

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Job posting information and details


 

Job Title Grademen
Location Edmonton
Job Type Field Positions/Seasonal

Description

 

Standard General Inc.
23 Bellerose Drive
St. Albert, AB T8N 5E1
 
Grademen (Seasonal)
 
Standard General Inc., a major road construction contractor in the Greater Edmonton area for more than 40 years, is looking to fill positions, starting in the spring, for the 2012 construction season.

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Job summary:
Use survey instruments to establish correct grade for construction projects with the ability to read plans. Mathematically inclined to accurately complete many functions of the job. Must work with the site engineers to solve problems and able to communicate will with all operators. Must be able to walk long distances and do any groundwork essentials to the completion of the contract.
Essential duties and responsibilities:
Achieve the correct grade by directing operators of equipment to adjust grade by moving earth gravel and other material. Measures distances from reference points to locate boundaries of construction site. Verifies curvature of graded surface using a hand level. Responsible for equipment checks and informing mechanics and supervisors of mechanical problems with the equipment. Be able to indentify hazards on site.  Must be willing and able to learn general construction practices involving road construction. Have an understanding of the issues involving ground disturbance and ability to work in and implement safe work practices and contribute to a safe work environment
Abilities required:
Willing to learn and take direction. Must be able to communicate well with co-workers. Must have a valid driver’s license (class 5). Must be able to work under pressure in some situations. Must be able to meet all safety requirements and applicable safety policies. Work overtime as required.

Successful applicants must be able to meet all safety requirements including pre-employment medical, drug/alcohol testing.
 
We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those applicants selected for interviews will be contacted. Please indicate the position for which you are applying.
 
Please submit resumes as follows:
Mail: Standard General Inc.
23 Bellerose Drive
St. Albert, AB T8N 5E1
Fax: (780) 419-6493
 
 
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