Backhoe/Excavator Operator

We are looking for a dedicated, hardworking, and experienced Heavy Equipment Operators, specifically rubber tire backhoe or excavator operator to join our Headingley MB team.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Maneuver heavy equipment machinery to dig trenches, holes, etc and ensuring the safety of the crew.
  • Move fiber and conduit reels around job sites
  • Clean up job site after work is completed. Clean up may include regrading areas, back filling and leveling of surrounding ground
  • Check machinery before driving to ensure that mechanical, safety and emergency equipment is in good working order.
  • Complete all necessary paperwork which may include, but not limited to, daily logs, vehicle and equipment inspections, hours of service, and work orders
  • Assist crew with related tasks

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • 3-5 Years’ knowledge and experience with heavy equipment operations, specifically rubber tire backhoes or excavators
  • Heavy Equipment Operator certification would be an asset
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license with a clean abstract
  • Must be comfortable working around “hot lines”
  • Ability to work independently in a busy environment
  • High level of personal integrity and a strong work ethic
  • Ability to work effectively in a diverse working environment
  • Professional/mature demeanor under stressful situations
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Ability to work outside in extreme temperatures
  • Able to meet the physical conditions of the position, ie sitting, standing, bending, climbing, lifting up to 100 lbs, working in confined spaces


  • Competitive salary commensurate with experience
  • Comprehensive benefits package

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: $26.00-$28.00 per hour

Job Category: Operator
Job Type: Full Time Permanent
Job Location: Winnipeg

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