Utility Labourer

Location Prince Albert, SK
Date Posted Aug 26, 2019
Position Summary To support operational growth Forbes Bros Ltd. (FBL) is currently recruiting a Labourer for our team!   Working under the general supervision of the Crew Lead Hand, the Labourer will perform basic tasks involving physical labour on construction projects.
Key Responsibilities The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:
  • Digging and backfilling trenches
  • Pulling and placing underground and overhead cable
  • Carry and move materials as needed
  • Operating small equipment and hand tools
  • Spotting for vehicles and equipment
  • Site setup and cleanup, ensuring trash, debris and potential dangerous materials from the construction site are removed
  • Assisting craft/crew members with work
  • Development of skills on varied and challenging tasks
  • Perform additional labourer duties as assigned
Requirements and Qualifications The requirements of this position include:
  • Ability to work outdoors in all weather conditions
  • Must be in good physical condition and able to lift up to 23 kg (50 lbs)
  • Must have general knowledge of the principles involved in the operation of construction and maintenance methods and procedures
  • Able to work well with others as well as independently
  • Able to follow instruction and adhere to safe work practices
  • Attention to detail
  • Motivated
  • Punctual

Additional Details: This position requires candidates to:
  • Have and maintain a valid driver's license and acceptable driver's abstract. Preference will be given to those with their 1A license
  • Successfully complete pre-employment drug and alcohol testing
  • Travel and work overtime as required
Remuneration and Benefits Forbes Bros Ltd. offers competitive compensation, a comprehensive benefit package, and a rewarding employee pension plan!
Forbes Bros Ltd. (FBL) is an equal opportunity employer committed to best practice recruiting and hiring, to promote gender equity and workplace diversity. We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those candidates who meet the requirements noted and who earn an invitation to interview will be contacted.