Contract Operator

Job Title: Contract Operator
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Saskatoon, Canada
Salary: CAD24 - CAD25 per annum
Start Date: 2019-03-25
Reference: BH-104624
Contact Name: Erika Szydlik
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 20, 2019 17:03

Job Description

NES Global Talent is a leading global technical recruitment company providing professional contract and permanent staff to a diverse world-wide client base within the oil & gas Industry. Our client is currently seeking an Asphalt Operator for a 6 month contracts in Saskatoon, SK. All Candidates must be local or find their own accommodations as no LOA or camp will be provided

Position Summary: Reporting to the plant Manager, responsible for assisting in all aspects of plant operations.

Depending on job level, duties may include:

  • Loading and unloading trucks with asphalt or emulsified asphalt products
  • Heating and unloading railcars of asphalt or other bulk liquids
  • Operating and maintaining equipment including pumps, mills, forklifts, other mobile equipment.
  • Receiving, shipping, storing, blending and heating asphalt, emulsion and chemicals used in manufacturing of emulsified asphalt
  • Boiler supervision
  • Production of emulsified asphalt products
  • Order taking from customers
Core Responsibilities:

  • Product handling including loading, unloading, heating and blending products
  • Ensuring safe work practices and adhering to company policy and procedures. Maintain personal training matrix and safety scorecard compliance
  • Order taking
  • Proper completion of inventory and shipping documentation
  • Maintain all equipment in a proper and safe manner

  • Minimum Grade 12 Diploma or equivalent
  • 0-12 months minimum experience in manufacturing or industrial operations role
  • Basic computer proficiency and proficiency with Word, Excel, E-mail and SAP

  • Post-secondary education/training
  • 4th class Power Engineering certificate

  • A strong mechanical aptitude and trouble shooting skills.
  • The ability to work in a team environment.
  • Strong communication, interpersonal and organizational skills