Mini Excavator Operator

Canadian Utility Construction - Penticton, BC (30+ days ago)

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CUC is currently seeking a Mini Excavator Operator to join our team in our Penticton office due to recent growth. This position will be responsible for operating mini excavators and backhoes efficiently and safely. Working with us means a rewarding job in a diverse workplace where you are encouraged to grow through training and hands-on experience.

Canadian Utility Construction (CUC), a Quanta Services company, provides quality underground construction services to utility companies throughout Western Canada. We specialize in a full range of construction and maintenance services for the Natural Gas Distribution and Transmission industry.

Operating excavators and rubber tire backhoes around high pressure underground natural gas lines in tight areas
Driving to and from location, loading and unloading machines on job site
Performing daily maintenance and safety checks
Moving vehicles, tools and equipment around the yard
Completing other duties as assigned by managers, supervisors, peers or team members

Previous experience in the construction industry is preferred
Class 1 or 3 Drivers License with a clean Driver’s Abstract
Willingness to travel to other operational areas, as required
Capacity to work in a physically demanding environment
Ability to lift and carry items weighing upwards of 20 lbs
Physical agility geared towards loading and unloading materials and tools
Bend, twist, climb, squat, and kneel occasionally throughout the shift
Excellent customer service skills
Exhibits positive attitude and willingness to show initiative
Work in a high performing team environment with peers, supervisors and managers
Ability to communicate verbally, and in writing, clearly and concisely
Demonstrated aptitude to perform the duties of this position safely and efficiently

We live CUC core values every day, these values are more than just words to us. If you Live Safe, are a team player and love seeing the results of your work, we are the company for you. Together through grit and drive, we will work to make CUC World Class in every way.

Don’t miss your chance to put your skills to work in a rewarding, challenging, and engaging workplace, where employees are promoted from within- Apply now!

Canadian Utility Construction hires on the basis of merit and is committed to diversity and employment equity within the community