Plant Operator

Oil & Gas
Edmonton, Alberta
Job ID:
Nishar Ahamed

Our client, one of Canada’s largest integrated oil companies has an immediate need for an Asphalt Operator for a six month contract opportunity in their Edmonton facility.

Position Summary:

Reporting to the plant Manager, responsible for assisting in all aspects of plant operations.

Depending on job level, duties may include: Loading and unloading trucks with asphalt or emulsified asphalt products Heating and unloading railcars of asphalt or other bulk liquids

Operating and maintaining equipment including pumps, mills, forklifts, other mobile equipment. Receiving, shipping, storing, blending and heating asphalt, emulsion and chemicals used in manufacturing of emulsified asphalt Boiler supervision Production of emulsified asphalt products Order taking from customers

Core Responsibilities:

  • Product handling including loading, unloading, heating and blending products
  • Ensuring safe work practices and adhering to company policy and procedures including understanding and following HOIMS rules and policies. Maintain personal training matrix and safety scorecard compliance
  • Order taking
  • Proper completion of inventory and shipping documentation
  • Maintain all equipment in a proper and safe manner


  • Minimum Grade 12 Diploma or equivalent
  • 0-12 months minimum experience in manufacturing or industrial operations role
  • Basic PC proficiency and proficiency with Word, Excel, E-mail and SAP


  • Post secondary education/training
  • 4th class Power Engineering certificate


  • A strong mechanical aptitude and trouble shooting skills.
  • The ability to work in a team environment.
  • Strong communication, interpersonal and organizational skills

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