Civil Construction Labourer (Sudbury, ON)

Civil Construction Labourer (Sudbury, ON)

Sudbury

VistaCare Communications is a leading telecommunications solutions provider for a wide range of businesses and organizations.  We are currently seeking motivated candidates to join our civil construction operations in Sudbury, ON for permanent, full-time positions as Civil Construction Labourers.  Civil Construction Labourers are technicians involved in all facets of outside plant construction including the installation and support of copper and fiber optic network infrastructure. 

VistaCare Communications 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: 
  • Maintain working knowledge of company policies, protocols, and procedures and their proper application for safe and efficient completion of all assignments
  • Support a safe, friendly, unified, equitable, and non-discriminatory workplace
  • Complete all forms (i.e. time reports, safety assessments, driver logs) accurately and on time
  • Maintain company assets (i.e. tools, equipment, vehicles, etc.) diligently and prevent negligent loss, theft, or damage
  • Maintain tools and equipment, as per company policies and manufacturer specifications
  • Load and unload materials/equipment into work areas
  • Maintain clean and safe work sites and vehicles
  • Perform other duties as assigned by Manager or crew leader
Knowledge and Skills: 
  • Strong manual dexterity, hand-eye coordination, and attention to detail
  • Preference will be given to candidates with experience hauling, handling and setting utility poles
  • Ability to dig using a shovel/spade; carry/climb/descend ladders; work at heights; work in confined spaces; work with hand tools; operate battery/gas powered or pneumatic equipment; chainsaw usage
  • Ability to work with exceptional professionalism, interact politely with customers and the public, and demonstrate excellent work ethic
  • Ability to read and understand work orders and blueprints
  • Ability to work in varying weather conditions, as well as rural, isolated, and wilderness locations
  • Ability to work continually in a physically demanding atmosphere, must be able to frequently lift and carry 60+ lbs
  • Self-disciplined, motivated, organized, and a team player
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with tight deadlines and repetitive tasks
Experience Required: 
  • General construction knowledge
  • Experience operating excavating equipment (e.g. trencher, mini-excavator, excavator, backhoe)
  • Telecommunications infrastructure knowledge
  • Experience handling and installing fibre optic and copper cables
Additional Requirements: 
  • Valid DZ or AZ driver's license and clean driver’s abstract
  • Must be willing to travel within Ontario. 
  • Willingness to work out of town, overtime, weekends, or on emergency call outs, as required
  • Proficient in English (written and verbal)
  • Willingness to learn, accept challenges, initiative to complete work with minimal oversight within an assigned timeframe, and accept responsibility/ownership for assigned work
  • 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