North Star Contracting

Rollerman (Asphalt Roller Operator)

CA-AB-Calgary
2 weeks ago
ID
2017-1134
# of Openings
1
Category
Surface

Overview

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From 1 bobcat 19 years ago, North Star Contracting Inc. is now a full-service civil contracting company with over 150 employees working in the Underground Utilities, Paving, Concrete and Surface Industries. Having been recognized in the Civil construction industry for over 18 years, North Star has proudly completed many high-profile, multifaceted projects around the Calgary area. Our people are the foundation of our company and we pride ourselves in the culture we’ve created within North Star by hiring and promoting the right people.

 

Grading and Paving:

 

Our grading and paving division has worked on many different types of projects around the city of Calgary from small patches, to sub-divisions to interchanges to large commercial sites and consistently provides the highest quality work on schedule.

Responsibilities

Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • Safely operate roller in continuous overlapping passes over asphalt to be compacted to desired depth and smoothness.
  • Operate the roller and other heavy equipment in a safe manner.
  • Performs daily preventative maintenance inspections and safety checks to proactively identify any potential mechanical issues and advises the Foreman.
  • Behave in a manner that ensures the safety of themselves, their co-workers and others on the work sites.
  • Attends and participates in toolbox and safety committee meetings as scheduled.
  • Reports unsafe work, unsafe conditions, incidents, injuries and near misses to supervisor and participates in the investigative process.
  • Comply with established company policies and procedures and Occupational Health and Safety regulations.
  • Assists other employees when required.

Qualifications

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Minimum 3 year experience operating a roller.
  • Active Standard First Aid Certification.
  • Active Construction Safety Training System (CSTS) Certification.
  • Active WHMIS Certification.
  • Knowledge of heavy equipment (excavators/loaders).
  • Must have Valid Class 5 driver’s license with a clean current drivers abstract.
  • Must have own transportation with strong knowledge of Calgary and surrounding area.
  • Self-motivated and able to complete tasks with minimal supervision.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong work ethic with demonstrated dedication and reliability.
  • Strong problem solving and decision making capabilities.
  • Must be able to work as a member of a greater team.

 

Work Environment and Physical Requirements:

  • Must be available to work long hours including evenings and weekends during the work season April to December.
  • Must be able to work in extreme heat up to and could exceed 64 Celsius.
  • Must have CSA approved safety boots.
  • Able to sit for a long periods of time and look over shoulder.
  • Able to climb up and down from equipment.

 

Education:

  • High school diploma or GED, a combination of education and experience may be considered.
  • Safety courses will be required upon hiring.
  • Additional education or work experience considered an asset.

 

Location: 64 Technology Way, Calgary AB. T3S 0B9

 

North Star Contracting is an equal opportunity employer and values the commitment of providing a good culture and fostering a team work-ethic to our employees. The safety and professionalism of our people are at the forefront of our business strategy and we are committed to providing the tools to help our people grow.

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