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Laborer, Asphalt

H. Wilson Industries (2010) Ltd.08.08.20 ICT

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(Job ID: 3-WIL0712011)


Reporting to a Foreman, a Laborer is responsible for providing a physical labor support during all phases of construction and production. A Laborer provides a broad range of support in areas, such as: hand work, moving materials, clearing terrain, site preparation, shoveling and basic equipment operation.

Position Accountabilities:

  • Load, unload and move construction materials around the worksite.
  • Manually remove large rocks and debris turned up by graders and other heavy equipment, ensuring all revealed rocks and debris are clear before equipment makes further passes.
  • Execute traffic control plans by placing, removing, covering and uncovering traffic control signs, cones, barricades and other traffic control devices. Direct traffic when necessary. 
  • Signal operators of construction equipment to facilitate alignment and movement of materials. 
  • Assist with installation of culverts to drain water and/or use a generator and pump to remove rainwater from ditches on the construction site. 
  • Use a rake or shovel, spread gravel and other construction materials over road surfaces, building or decreasing slopes or leveling asphalt to fine grade specifications.
  • Other duties as assigned.

The Ideal Candidate for this position will possess the following:

  • High School Diploma or G.E.D. preferred. 
  • Class 5 driver’s license. 
  • Must be physically able to repetitively life and carry at least 40 LBS on a regular basis. 
  • Experience with asphalt is considered an asset.


Working in a team environment you will enjoy competitive wages, excellent benefits, and opportunities for advancement. Note: We promote a safe work environment with a substance abuse testing program.


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How to Apply:

Please submit applications/resumes to H. Wilson (2010) Industries, quoting the Job ID: 3-WIL0712011

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While we thank all applicants for their interest, only those with asphalt experience will be given first consideration.

Our company

Wilson Industries Ltd was incorporated in May 1977, and is located in Fort McMurray, a community within the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo in Northern Alberta. The company operates out of a modern, newly constructed 8,000 square foot building with an adjoining 12,000 square foot shop on 10 acres of land.

This facility is strategically located on busy highway 63, two kilometers north of the city, and has access to all major Oil Sands facilities. Originally a specialty paving company, the organization has evolved to provide additional services including sewer and water installations, excavation, site grading, sand and gravel supply, concrete works and snow clearing services.