Excavation Labourer

Role Summary

Company: Sunset Excavation

Job Title: Excavation Labourer

Job Type: Full-Time, Permanent

Reports To: Operations Supervisor, Excavation

Location: Kitchener, Ontario

Reporting to the Operations Supervisor, Excavation, the Excavation Labourer is primarily responsible for the installation of all storm, sewer and water installs.  The labourer will be lifting, pulling and managing heavy equipment and objects, working in all weather conditions while ensuring all activities are completed in a safe and efficient manner.

Key Responsibilities

  • Responsible for all storm, sewer and water installations.
  • Maintain excavation grounds.
  • Grading for safe construction operation
  • Operate tools and equipment and company vehicle in a safe manner.
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • Secondary School Diploma
  • Previous experience in excavation/construction labour an asset
  • Safety conscious and aware of commonly used practices in excavation maintenance.
  • Able to perform highly physical duties.
  • Able to work with tools and heavy equipment.
  • Valid driver’s license and access to own vehicle

Personal Attributes

  • Ability to learn, take direction, multi-task, work independently or in a team and work in a fast-paced environment and meet deadlines.
  • Able to operate and maintain company vehicle and equipment.
  • Able to communicate competently and effectively in the English language

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