Carmacks Enterprises Ltd. is a civil contractor, specializing in road and bridge construction and maintenance, in business for over 40 years. We are currently seeking a seasonal Loader Operator for our Highways Division. This is for the remainder of the 2020 construction season. You must be physically fit and able to work long days, outdoors in hot/cold temperatures. We are seeking individuals who are reliable with a strong work ethic. We need team players with the desire to get the job done.

Reporting to the Highways Division Foreman, the Loader's main focus is to support the Highway's construction production, becoming a key player within the crew. Experience running a front end loader on a gravel crusher will be considered an asset.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Keep asphalt paver bins constantly fed with front end loader.
  • Loading and directing trucks.
  • Accept daily aggregate deliveries from suppliers and keep aggregate piles maintained.
  • Help foreman and plant operator with maintenance & repair of drum mix asphalt plant during break downs.
  • Perform daily maintenance and safety checks of equipment
  • Operate loader on public or private roadways, maintaining proper awareness of ones’ surroundings
  • Ensure company equipment is operated in a safe manner and in accordance with Carmacks Equipment maintenance practices.
  • Attend daily and weekly safety meetings and inspections.
  • Complete daily safety documentation.


  • Minimum 3 years of experience running a Loader
  • Possesses proven abilities in loader operation.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • You must be physically fit, able to work long hours outdoors
  • Overtime and weekend work is required
  • Minimum Class 5 License with a reliable vehicle

Carmacks Enterprises Ltd.

Since 1974, the Carmacks organization has grown from a small municipal road contractor to a multi-faceted general civil construction service and highway maintenance organization handling all aspects of heavy civil construction, operating throughout Western Canada.

The scope of projects undertaken by Carmacks over the years has varied from small asphalt repairs in earlier times, to today’s contracts of multi-million dollar value with parallel degrees of complexity. Work undertaken varies from small, short term jobs to P3 contract/maintenance projects which extend over 30 years. Our acquired work is the result of the public tender process along with directly negotiated contracts with the private sector. We enjoy numerous relationships with customers who continually contract our organization to ensure professional, market priced, quality construction services.

The nature of services performed includes highway construction, highway maintenance, industrial site construction, bridge construction repair and maintenance, municipal construction, aggregate supply as well as other related heavy civil projects.

Carmacks Group is managed by a team of dedicated, long term employees, each with their own area of expertise. Our workforce combines skilled and experienced project managers, estimators, supervisors, operators and labourers into the team required to complete projects to the most exacting standards. Today we have over 300 employees, all contributing to the success of the organization.

With a mission to follow our Core Values; Ethical- Operate with integrity, Responsible Employer- Put people first focusing on individual initiative and teamwork, Safe- Create a safe culture for employees & the public, Environmentally Responsible- Our decisions reflect our commitment to protecting the environment in which we live, Customer Focus- Strive to meet or exceed expectations in all we do, makes us the employer of choice for top employees.

Carmacks Enterprises Ltd.
Company Type
Privately Held
Company Size
201-500 employees
Nisku, AB, CA
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