Screw Piling Swamper (General Labourer)

Reaction Piling Inc. - Edmonton, AB (30+ days ago)

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Reaction provides engineering, manufacturing, and project installation services to our clients. The services range from estimation and design to field installations and recommendations for a wide range of structures.

We are looking for a competent individual to assist in screw pile installation, helping the other members of the installation team complete the project at hand. The successful candidate must work to ensure a quality product while maintaining the safety of themselves and others.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Assisting the equipment operator with installation to ensure piles are installed accurately.
  • Ability to analyze blueprints and shop drawings to precisely lay out pile locations.
  • Operating forklifts and skid steers to load and unload piles and other materials.
  • Operating company vehicles including driving with a loaded trailer.
  • Performing pre and post trip inspections and completing safety documentation consistently.
  • Completing ongoing preventative maintenance on machines and company vehicles.
  • Participation in safety meetings including hazard assessments and toolbox meetings.
  • Ability to follow company standards and rules to maintain a safe work environment and provide a quality product.
  • Ability to work out of town when required.


  • High School Diploma.
  • Class 5 Driver's License (no GDL licenses).
  • Experience pulling trailers with 1 to 2 ton trucks.
  • Legally entitled to work in Canada.
  • Proficient/fluent in English.
  • Located in Edmonton, AB.
  • Willing to work out of town and work extended hours when required.
  • Ability to use tablets/smartphones and to fill out electronic forms.
  • Ability to read and understand shop drawings and dimensions.
  • 3 professional references (to be included with resume)
  • Driver's abstract
  • Must be able to pass Drug and Alcohol test (supplied by Reaction to suitable applicants)
  • Physically fit, able to stand and work on feet all day, and able to lift 50 lbs. repeatedly throughout the day.


  • Experience in piling industry.
  • Experience operating equipment, especially skid steer and excavator.
  • Experience setting up site layouts and string-lines from shop and/or engineered drawings.
  • Clean driver's abstract.

Benefits With Reaction

  • Health and Dental Package
  • Competitive Wages
  • Employee Assistance Plan

Job Type: Full-time


  • Skid Steer: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Excavator: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Screw Piling: 1 year (Preferred)


  • Edmonton, AB (Preferred)


  • Class 5 (NON-GDL) (Required)


  • English (Required)