General Labourer

  • Forest Contractors Ltd.
  • 240 Chrislea Road, Woodbridge, ON, Canada
  • Mar 13, 2019
Full time Construction

Job Description

Awarded one of Canada’s Best Managed companies in 2016, 2017 and 2018, The Forest Group of Companies is a vertically integrated diversified group of companies offering exterior construction material supply and services within the Greater Toronto Area. Focused on asphalt paving, concrete, municipal site services, landscape construction and other exterior construction, Forest has provided quality solutions for over 20 years.

We are currently looking a General Labourer to join our growing team!

Reporting directly the Crew Foreman, the General Labourer will be responsible for general paving site activities that support the various Forest Contractors Ltd. operations.

Additional responsibilities include:

  • General site maintenance including sweeping, properly disposing material, and keeping equipment and tools neat and organized
  • Material handling, loading and unloading work vehicles
  • Using hand and power tools to complete various basic construction tasks
  • Working in an outdoor setting in a variety of weather conditions
  • Other duties as required

Qualified candidates will possess:

  • Excellent communication skills
  • A positive attitude and willingness to work as a part of a team
  • Experience in the construction industry with a willingness to learn
  • Ability to multi task and work in a fast-paced environment
  • A safety conscious demeanor and willingness to adhere to company safety policies, practices and procedures.
  • The ability to follow instructions
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Ability to operate various construction equipment would be an asset
  • Trained Flag Person would also be an asset

We offer a competitive wage and benefits plan together with excellent career growth potential.

We thank all applicants in advance for their interest in this position, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Job Type: Full-Time

Required experience: 2 years experience on a paving/construction crew

Required license or certification: Valid divers license