Excavator Operator

Valard invites interested members of the 24 participating communities on the Wataynikaneyap Power Transmission Project to apply for the following:


  • Have at least 5 years of operating heavy equipment.
  • Have min 3 years running excavator. 200 size and above.
  • Ability to run Loader and Dozer considered an asset.
  • Construction experience is a requirement, powerline experience preferred.
  • Be able to lift over 50 pounds.
  • Be able to complete daily maintenance checks and do weekly maintenance tasks.
  • Be able to help laborer with daily tasks/ Will need to be in and out of machine most of the day.
  • Class G Drivers License Mandatory.
  • Ability to work in all weather conditions.
  • Able to work a minimum 20 days on with 8 days off in remote locations .
  • Potential to working longer shifts may be required.
  • Locations will be as required across the project.
  • Familiarity with community, members and/or territory is an asset.
  • Accommodations will be provided by Valard.
  • Transportation will be provided from your home community to the camp accommodations and then at the end of your shift transportation will be provided back to your community by Valard.

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