Labourer (Lower Main Land, BC)

Labourer (Lower Main Land, BC)

Lower Main Land, BC

VistaCare Underground Services is currently seeking motivated Laborers to join our Construction Operations in Lower Main Land, BC. The Underground Labourers are involved in all facets of fibre optic installations to the exterior of the home.

VistaCare Underground is an equal opportunity employer, welcoming applications from people with disabilities. Any applicant who may require accommodations are encouraged to discuss this with their recruiter.

Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Load and unload materials, equipment, cable trailers and move materials in work areas
  • Pull fibre through conduit to pedestals
  • Direct traffic and carry out other traffic management activities as needed
  • Maintain tools and equipment as per manufacturer’s specifications
  • Excavation by hand where necessary
  • Maintain clean and safe work sites; remove debris and trash at construction sites
  • Load and unload materials and equipment
  • Perform other duties as assigned by manager or supervisor
Knowledge and Skills: 
  • Ability to read maps
  • Strong manual dexterity, hand-eye coordination, and attention to detail
  • Ability to work in all weather conditions
  • Ability to work in a physically demanding atmosphere, must be able to lift and carry 50lbs+
  • Self-disciplined, motivated, organized, and a team player
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with tight deadlines and repetitive tasks
Experience Required: 
  • Valid driver’s license and clean driver’s abstract
  • Experience with fibre optics considered a major asset
  • Knowledge of handling requirements of fibre optics would be an asset
  • Landscaping and concrete background and asset
  • Ground Disturbance and First Aid Training an asset
Additional Requirements: 
  • Willingness to work overtime, weekends, or on emergency call outs as required
  • Travel as required
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills
  • The successful candidate will be required to pass a criminal record check
Compensation and Benefits: 

• Competitive compensation based on experience and skill level
• 50% employer paid comprehensive group benefits (health, dental, vision, insurance)
• Employee & Family Assistance Program (EFAP)
• Employer-match RRSP group plan
• WorkPerks with Venngo and other corporate discounts available