Careers

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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 experienced Skid Steer and Mini Excavator Operators to join our team.

Functions

Load trucks, excavation, and finished grading

Obey and carry out proper safety procedures and documentation

Record keeping of work hours and minor equipment maintenance

Requirements

Must have 4+ years equipment experience

Ability to run other pieces of equipment considered an asset

Must be capable of finish grading topsoil

Must be able to interpret survey stakes

Ability to work as a team as well as independently

CSTS2020, Standard First Aid and Ground Disturbance Level II (training provided)

Capable of operating under numerous and varied job site situations

Must have valid drivers license

Landscaping experience preferred (installing sod, trees, shrubs, mulch)

Applicants will be required to complete field test prior to being considered for hiring.

Salary

$24.00-$30.00 per hour

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Wilco Contractors Northwest Inc. is looking for a motivated Junior EIT with a background in GIS and CAD to assist on Civil jobs.  The successful candidate will be responsible for assisting senior Engineering ad design staff on civil infrastructure projects.

Functions

Process project basemap and survey information including the creation of the existing ground DTM and conversion of project data between different coordinate systems. Prepare drawings in AutoCAD Civil 3D including plans, profiles, typical cross-sections, spot elevations.

Filter and map GIS data, data conversion, data digitization/editing, geo-referencing, data mining, spatial geo-processing, and spatial analysis

Computation of design quantity take-offs and preparation of volume calculations and cut-fill plans from CAD drawings.

Communicate and work in an integrated team environment to ensure project schedules, budgets, and quality control standards are achieved and maintained.

Transform point cloud data, concepts, and sketches into engineering drawings based on project requirements using AutoCAD / Civil 3D platform.

Requirements

An undergraduate degree or a diploma in Civil Engineering or a closely related field.

Demonstrated ability to work in a team and independently with minimal oversight, take full responsibility for quality and efficiency of work, and coordinate with engineering managers and designers.

Ability to prioritize schedules and work on several projects at a time with multiple design teams.

Good communication skills along with excellent technical, interpersonal and teamwork skills.

Experience with design CAD software (Bentley MicroStation V8, V8i or AutoCAD).

Ability to interpret and understand construction specifications and drawings.

Basic experience with QGIS or ArcGIS applications would be considered an asset.

Please submit your resume, transcripts and cover letter as application.

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Wilco Contractors Northwest Inc. is looking for General Labourers to join our team.  This is a seasonal position. Position is 10-12 hours per day, 6 days a week and performs some or all of the following:

Functions

Building retaining walls, paving stone installation, concrete forming, underground utility installation and other types of civil work.

Operating small packers, shoveling, heavy lifting, etc.

Spread top-soil, lay sod, plant flowers, grass, shrubs and trees, perform other duties to assist with the construction of a landscape and related structures.

Landscape maintenance.

Requirements

Class 5 license is mandatory.

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

Work Conditions & Physical Capabilities

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

Tight deadlines.

Physically demanding (bending, crouching, kneeling, walking).

Handling heavy tools.

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

Salary

Starting at $20.00 per hour

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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 (Civil)

Underground Foreman (Civil)

Hardscape Foreman

Base Foreman

Landscape Foreman

Labourer 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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