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Sureway Construction Group Ltd Grader Operator - Snow Removal in Edmonton, Alberta

Grader Operator-Snow Removal - We are now taking resumes for the winter snow removal.

Sureway Construction offers a fantastic opportunity to join a leading team in the construction industry. We offer a friendly, fast paced environment with plenty of room for career advancement, great benefits, and a strong team of professionals.

Sureway Construction Group of Companies is currently hiring Experienced Grader Operators for our snow removal team in and around the Edmonton area. This is not a camp position and there is no LOA provided

As with all snow removal this is an on call position and will be 12 hour shifts.

Are you on Rotation and looking to fill in when you are back in Edmonton or are you looking to fill in for the winter months? This may be the perfect job for you!


Reporting to the Foreman, the job of the Grader Operator is the safe and efficient operation of the Grader in Subdivisions, County roads and city streets. The Grader Operator moves material with the blade and or wing and controls the direction and angle of the equipment in order to clear the roadways.


The responsibilities of the Grader operator include, but are not limited to:

  • Operate the Grader in a safe and appropriate manner.

  • Perform daily maintenance and safety checks of equipment.

  • Understand, interpret and follow directions from supervisors as to required work area.

  • Drive Grader in successive passes over the surface using the controls to regulate height and angle of the Grader blade/wing to ensure roadways are cleared.

  • Feel levers and listen to equipment sounds to determine depth of the blade.

  • Perform pre and post trip inspections which requires climbing on equipment.

  • Ensure Grader is in proper gear, and is not moving too fast for working conditions.

  • 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.

  • Participate as a vital team member, and contribute towards the success of the organization, which may involve the provision of other technical and administrative support, as required.

  • Promote a team approach and maintain dialogue with all employees to exchange information and gather ideas.

  • Collaborate with any project teams on other special initiatives, as required.

  • Promote, execute and adhere to the company’s safety program, and encourage all employees, subcontractors and consultants to adopt safety as a culture.

  • Attend daily and weekly safety meetings and inspections.

  • Work with the Foreman/Safety Department to investigate damage, incidents or near misses on the worksite, and ensure proper procedures are carried out according to the Company’s Safety Program.

  • Work in a safe, responsible manner to not intentionally or unintentionally injure oneself, or endanger the well being of others.

    Skills, Knowledge, Qualifications & Experience:

  • Minimum 3 seasons as a Grader operator (will be running H or G series only) with snow removal experience.

  • Ability to work in physically demanding conditions.

  • Must be able to commit to shift work as required.

  • Must be comfortable plowing snow in subdivisions, in tight spaces, on highways and county roads in all weather conditions.

  • Committed to working in a safe and efficient manner.

  • Ability to work in physically demanding conditions.

  • Required to have CSA approved steel toed boots with 6” ankle support.

  • Successful candidates are required to have reliable personal transportation, a valid driver’s license, and must successfully pass pre-employment drug and alcohol testing.

  • Candidates may be subject to criminal record checks depending on site requirements.

Sureway Construction is an equal opportunity employer. We would like to thank all applicants for submitting their resume; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

We’re Ready. Are You?

ID: 2020-1552

External Company Name: Sureway Construction Group

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