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Wilco Contractors Northwest Inc. knows that our success starts with our team. Wilco offers:

  • Competitive wages.
  • A dedicated comprehensive safety program.
  • Professional mentorship.

If you are looking for more than a just a job, Wilco is the company for you.

To apply, view the postings below or send your resume directly to us at hr@wilconw.ca

Wilco is an equal opportunity employer who embraces diversity. We are committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Wilco Contractors Northwest Inc. is looking for an experienced HR Recruiter / Generalist to join our team. This position maintains, enhances and coordinates the organization’s human resources function by planning, implementing and evaluating employee relations and human resources policies, programs and practices.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Recruitment and selection of candidates for available positions. Ensure appropriate manpower for projects and maintain database of resumes. Includes creating job descriptions, offer letters, giving presentations and event participation.
  • Ensure employees meet training and certification requirements including safety certificates and pre-employment drug and alcohol testing as required (in conjunction with the Safety Coordinator).
  • Conduct and/or coordinate employee orientations.
  • Develop and implement digital orientation.
  • Assist with scheduling of required HSE Training in conjunction with the HSE Advisor.
  • Perform difficult staffing duties such as understaffing, refereeing disputes and progressive discipline.
  • Lead performance review program and continuously develop the program in accordance with business requirements.
  • Conduct employee performance reviews.
  • Develop internal coaching and mentorship program.
  • Guide and administer management training at multiple levels.
  • Create and manage rewards and referral programs, social and community events.
  • Lay off or terminate employees as directed and forward termination paperwork to the Payroll Analyst in a timely manner.
  • Conduct exit interviews and provide feedback to senior management.
  • Create, present, and distribute HR policies and employee handbook, adhering to applicable laws and regulations.
  • Create and implement HR processes.
  • Compile statistical reports on employee hires, terminations and absenteeism rates. Present findings and strategies to Executive Team.
  • Support HSE Advisor with WCB claims management and return to work programs.
  • Plan, coordinate and host company and staff functions.
  • Liaise between management and employees. Keep Executive Team up to date on relevant findings, regulations and laws.
  • Be a public figure on behalf of the WHiMASE Group as needed.
  • Additional responsibilities as directed by the Executive Team

Qualifications and Skills

  • Minimum 3-5 years of experience in the construction recruiting or human resource field
  • Post secondary education in Human Resources or Business Management (preferred)
  • Should have excellent communication and computer skills including MS Office and Word Press
  • Willing to learn

Wilco Contractors Northwest Inc. are looking for a Fleet Vehicle and Heavy Duty Equipment Technician to join our team.

Functions

Diagnose, repair, and maintain fleet vehicles and equipment.

Work with Service Manager to prioritize and review repair orders to meet field demands.

Perform all repairs in a timely manner.

Perform diagnostics and strategize repairs to maximize efficiency.

Perform quality repairs and verify repairs before equipment leaves the shop.

Perform equipment repairs and service on site when necessary.

Keep detailed and accurate service reports and documentation.

Promote and carry out Wilco Safety Procedures and documentation.

Requirements

Journeyman Automotive Service (310s) Certification.

Journeyman Red Seal Heavy Duty Technician.

Heavy Equipment Technician – Heavy Duty Equipment Mechanic (Off Road).

Heavy Equipment Technician – Truck and Transport Mechanic.

Minimum 5 years experience.

Experience with Ford and GM trucks considered an asset.

Ability to work within a flexible schedule.

Good with computers, smart devices and adaptive to new work order program.

Quality-driven individual who has a good sense of planning.

Self-motivated individual with strong personal work practices.

Possess a valid driver’s license (Class 1 or 3 preferred).

Must have the tools required to repair light trucks.

Standard First Aid, WHMIS CSTS20 and TDG (training available).

Able to work Saturdays (April to October), most long weekends off.

Able to travel to Fort McMurray when required.

Salary

$36.00 – $40.00 per hour

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Wilco Contractors Northwest Inc. is looking for a dynamic and experienced Foreman to join our team immediately:

  • Grading/Earthworks Foreman
  • Underground Foreman
  • Hardscape Foreman
  • Base Foreman
  • Landscape Foreman

This position requires the individual to:

Maintain a positive attitude and outlook towards to work performed.

Have the ability to work long hours including weekends with paid overtime.

Have excellent organizational, written and oral communication skills.

Evaluate, train, develop and coach members of the team.

Be able to multi-task with changing day-to-day needs.

Daily documentation of on-site activities and progress.

Functions

Being hands-on in field construction directly involved in all aspects of project construction including planning, construction, quantity verification, and safety.

Communicating to the project Superintendent upcoming needs for the project including materials, manpower and equipment.

Ensures that all work is being done safely and in an efficient manner that maintains Wilco’s excellent quality.

Ensure subcontractors compliance with specifications and timelines for their scope of work.

Responsible for training staff according to Wilco procedures and safe work practices.

Requirements

Valid drivers license.

4 years experience.

Demonstrable leadership skills.

Solid understanding of equipment operation.

Strong numeracy skills, record keeping and technology usage.

Ability to read and execute plans, read grade stakes and use laser level.

Work unsupervised with a 3-5 person crew.

Have advanced knowledge of the fundamental principals of landscaping including grading, planting and hardscape.

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Wilco Contractors Northwest Inc. is looking for experienced  Landscape Labourers to join our team.

This position is seasonal.  Position is 10-12 hours per day, 6 days per week and performs some or all of the following:

Spread topsoil.

Lay sod.

Plant flowers, grass, shrubs and trees.

Perform other duties to assist with the construction of a landscape and related structures.

Skid steer and mini hoe experience an asset.

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

Hand-eye coordination, manual dexterity and attention to detail.

Tight deadlines.

Physically demanding, bending, crouching, kneeling and walking.

Handling heavy loads.

Various locations outdoors, wet/damp/hot/noisy and dusty.

Requirements

Class 5 license is mandatory.

Candidates must have own transportation (public transit is not available)

Salary

Starting at $20.00/hour

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Wilco Contractors Northwest Inc. is looking for Landscape Labourers to join our team for a project in Grande Prairie, AB.

This position is 6 days per week and performs some or all of the following:

Spread topsoil.

Lay sod.

Plant flowers, grass, shrubs and trees.

Perform other duties to assist with the construction of a landscape and related structures.

Skid steer and mini hoe experience an asset.

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

Hand-eye coordination, manual dexterity and attention to detail.

Tight deadlines.

Physically demanding, bending, crouching, kneeling and walking.

Handling heavy loads.

Various locations outdoors, wet/damp/hot/noisy and dusty.

Requirements

Class 5 license is mandatory.

Candidates must have own transportation (public transit is not available)

Salary

Starting at $20.00/hour

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Wilco Contractors Northwest Inc. is looking for Surveyor Assistant to join our team.

Role Summary

Reporting to the Construction Surveyor, the Surveyor Assistant will be involved in all aspects of construction including take-offs, site setup and calibration, construction layout, as-builts and quantity reports. The candidate must have a can-do attitude, be motivated to learn and be willing to occasionally perform other non-survey related tasks.

Requirements

Perform preliminary, construction, quantity and as-built surveys.

Accurate survey notes and sketches.

Precise installation of stake lines and survey control.

Complete field survey requests, measurements, setup and configuring survey instruments including grade control machines.

Perform topographic surveys to document construction progress.

Experience with Trimble and asset.

Experience with droves and asset.

Working Conditions

Work schedule is Monday – Saturday.

Periodic work out of town may be required.

Ability to work in all weather conditions.

Physically able to kneel, crouch, and stand for extended periods of time.

Extended hours/overtime (40-65 hours per week).

Salary

  • Hourly rate depending on experience.

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