Dozer/ Excavator Operator

locationMoncton - New Brunswick (NB),


Estimated salary $14 an hour

Job Description:

Dexter Construction, the largest civil contractor in Atlantic Canada, is currently seeking motivated and reliable Dozer/Excavator Operator to join our ever-growing team based out of the Moncton, NB area.

Job Summary:

Under the direction of the Foreman, the Dozer/Excavator Operator is responsible to excavate, move, load, and grade materials such as earth, rock, and gravel on the worksite. The Dozer/Excavator Operator is also responsible for inspecting, cleaning, and maintaining the equipment and performing repairs as required.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for safe and efficient operation of equipment to move, load, and grade materials on the worksite;
  • Grade various parts of the worksite to the designed elevation in a timely manner;
  • Operate the equipment smoothly and safely;
  • Perform daily safety and maintenance checks;
  • Repair and maintain vehicle in good condition;
  • Advise the Foreman of any requirements for maintenance or repairs;
  • Be aware of surroundings at all times;
  • Ensure a safe work environment in compliance with all safety policies and procedures using the appropriate tools and equipment for the task;
  • Protect and promote the interest of this company in all matters and to take actions as required to satisfy such responsibilities;
  • Ensure safety of fellow employees;
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, Education, and Experience:

  • 2 years experience in a construction environment is a must;
  • Experience operating in civil earth works, road and highway construction,
pipeline and water sewer;
  • Must be well versed in construction site protocols, rules and code of conduct;
  • Ability to operate equipment using advanced grading techniques (i.e. GPS);
  • Willingness to work in a team environment;
  • Ability to operate required equipment in a safe and responsible manner;
  • Comply with all safety policies and procedures;
  • Ability to effectively communicate with co-workers and supervisors to ensure that projects are completed properly;
  • Working safely is a condition of employment
  • What is Offered:

    • Competitive Compensation and a comprehensive Benefits Package is available upon meeting contract probationary agreement.
    • Dexter is an Equal Opportunity Employer;
    • Our company offers internal opportunities for advancement & professional/personal growth;
    • Employees are offered unique perks including company discounts.

    How to Apply:
    If interested in this position, all qualified candidates are to submit a detailed resume directly through Indeed portal. We thank all those for submitting an application, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

    Job Type: Full-time


    • Company pension
    • Dental care
    • Employee assistance program
    • Extended health care
    • Life insurance
    • Store discount
    • Vision care


    • Dozer Operator: 1 year (Preferred)
    • Excavator Operator: 2 years (Preferred)


    • Moncton, NB (Preferred)


    • Class 5 Driver's Licence (Preferred)

    Work remotely:

    • No

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