Road Construction Worker/Road Builder

WOODLANDS
Date Posted: August 24, 2017
Job Location: Atikokan
Job Number: GWF-71988
Job Type: Full Time
Start: Immediately
Company: Woodlands Contractors
Address: 601 Sapawe Road, Atikokan, Ontario, Canada P0T 1C0

Job Description

Independent harvesting contractors who supply wood to Resolute Forest Products in Northwestern Ontario are looking for road construction workers to build bush roads in their logging operations.

Workers will be responsible for equipment operation, loading, unloading, hauling and maintaining bush roads. Must have a working knowledge and skills in equipment operation.

Qualifications:
- Forestry Pit and Road Construction – Must have Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities modules for either bulldozer, hydraulic excavator, grader, F.E. loader or haulage truck
- AZ License
- Knowledge and experience building bush roads

Contractors vary in location, including Thunder Bay, Atikokan, Ignace, and Fort Frances. Some of these contractors require workers to live in camps during the week, and some require daily commuting to the operation. All contractors are committed to safe, environmentally compliant operations and offer competitive wages.

Job Conditions

  • Travelling may be required.
  • Overtime may be required.
  • Shift work may be required.

  • Minimum experience: 1 to 2 years
  • Minimum educational level: Grade 12 or Equivalent
  • Certifications:
    • Driver’s licence
  • Language: English