Cutting Edge Landscaping Inc. has been creating beautiful landscapes in and around Edmonton since 1990!
We are currently recruiting for Dozer/Loader/Operators to join our dynamic team!
At Cutting Edge, we join our skills and experience with our client’s visions and ideas. That synergy leads to inviting outdoor living spaces that people can enjoy for years.
Through Teamwork and Family Values, Cutting Edge Landscaping Ltd. is committed to bringing our client’s visions into reality. We lead our industry with quality workmanship and dedication to our craft. Our team fuels our success with integrity and principled actions. Together we build our future, and our future looks bright!
The Dozer/Loader Operator will demonstrate an excellent knowledge of driving equipment and vehicle
This position involves taking direction from the Site Foreman/Forewoman and Dispatcher for daily routes and deliveries.
You have proven track record in service, attendance, and reliability. You have exceptional time management skills and are personable and can effectively communicate with internal and external customers, coordinators, and field personnel. You are keen on contributing to a great team, can take direction and work independently.
Work is labour intensive and will be outdoors in all weather conditions. The general scheduled days are Monday to Saturday from 6:00am to between 6-8:00 pm as required and will be determined by the daily business needs and/or weather permitting. Additional shifts may be required on Sundays as well.
You are committed to maintaining and contributing to our safety culture and safe work practices and are a leader in safety and support a safe and healthy work environment.
Maintains a safe and healthy work environment through following standards and procedures and complying with legal regulations.
Take direction from Site Foreman/Forewoman and Dispatcher for daily productions goals
Maintain a clean driving abstract prior to and during employment
Recognize safe operating procedures and proper training on equipment
Must be able to operate company trucks with and without trailers and demonstrate responsible driving
Ability to safely operate a variety of equipment:
o Skid steers; with a variety of controls and attachments
o Backhoe/ (Rubber tired hoe)
o Various power & hand tools
Perform equipment maintenance and daily checks, ensure all equipment is in proper working order
Minor mechanical repairs such as oil changes, filter changes, tire repairs, fluid top ups, tension tracks and greasing
Responsible to keep equipment in good working order and to report any defects to site foreman and mechanic
Read and install landscape plans to specifications and scheduled timelines
General understanding of grade stakes for drainage plans
Effectively grade soils and clay
Loading and chaining down equipment for proper load securement
Complete daily paperwork and material tracking as required
Uphold our safety culture and safe work practices
Take part in daily on-site safety reviews
Complete required paperwork for our safety program and participate in weekly meetings
Daily paperwork including daily logs and safety documents
Ensure customer satisfaction through promoting excellent service; respond to customer concerns and complaints tactfully and professionally.
Entering timesheets on a daily basis
Completion and investigation of incident reports as required
Maintenance and filing of documentation as required
Attend weekly meetings
Support and co-operation to all Staff and Management and Customers.
Additional administrative duties as required
Special projects as required.
Heavy Equipment Operator; 3 years+
Similar Heavy Equipment Operating Experience (Dozer, Loader, Excavator, Backhoe)
Soil Pit experience an asset
Ability to lift 50lbs
Bend, rotate and stand for long periods of time
Class 5 Driver’s Licence
First Aid Certification an asset
Heavy Equipment Tickets are an asset
Significant work experience in the trucking industry
Significant work experience in the landscaping industry an asset
Strong working knowledge of landscaping an asset
Ability to use various in-house software programs
Strong leadership skills
Strong organizational, communication and interpersonal skills
Competent time management skills
Flexibility to multi-task
Able to meet deadlines
Able to work both in a team environment and independently
Have an attention to detail and ability to work in a fast-paced environment
BENEFITS WE OFFER:
Cutting Edge Landscaping Ltd. is a “Safety First” work environment. We recognize and reward the accomplishments of all employees
We offer competitive wages and benefits, flexible work schedules, employee health and wellness programs and much more!
We thank all applicants for their interest however only selected candidates will be contacted. No phone calls or agencies, please.
Reference ID: Dozer/Loader Operator March 2021
Job Types: Full-time, Temporary
Salary: $23.00-$27.00 per hour
Employee assistance program
Extended health care
Monday to Friday
Personal protective equipment provided or required
Social distancing guidelines in place
Sanitizing, disinfecting, or cleaning procedures in place