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Equipment Operator - Shear Operator

Equipment Operator - Shear Operator

locationFort McMurray, AB, Canada
PublishedPublished: Published 2 months ago
ExpiresExpires: Expiring in 1 month
Heavy Equipment Operator
2 - 5 years
TrainingH2S Alive | Standard First Aid & CPR | Construction Safety Training System (CSTS) | Other


We value people.   We offer competitive wages.  We also provide benefits on day 1 for you and your family. We know how important this is to families and we want to be there for you.  

We value your time.  We want you to feel fulfilled both at work and at home.  We often offer innovative shifts to achieve this, along with experience-based vacation time to encourage better work-life balance.

We value your growth.  We are growing/adapting, and we need more great people to help us do that safely and sustainability. We want to help you develop your skills and hone your talents to help us do that.

Together, we are SECURE 

Position Summary:

Secure Energy is seeking an experienced, safety minded equipment operator. The ideal candidate will be experienced in operating excavators, Dozers, Grapples, magnets, balers, and shears is preferred. Equipment Operators are responsible for safe and effective operation of equipment in completion of projects in Fort McMurray.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

The responsibilities of this role include, but are not limited to:

  • Operate equipment while adhering to all safe work practices and procedures
  • Follow Secures’ operating standards and procedures
  • Clean and lubricate equipment and refill equipment tanks
  • Conduct pre-operational checks on equipment. Complete walk-arounds, safety checks and ensure equipment is running properly
  • Secure special attachments to equipment
  • Operate two-way radios and other communication when required
  • Minor repairs to equipment. Report any necessary reports to the supervisor
  • Commitment to working safely and following safety protocol


  • One or more years experience operating equipment in industries such as civil earth works, pipelines, or Oil & Gas
  • 2 years equipment operation experience
  • A minimum of 5,000 hours in Heavy Equipment operations
  • Drug, Alcohol & Fitness Testing
  • Possession of a valid class 5 Driver’s License with a clean driving record
  • Valid Safety Tickets (H2S, First Aid, CSTS, Ground Disturbance)
  • Grade 12 or GED
  • Must have steel toe work boots; other personal safety gear is an asset
  • Ability to Work variable shifts & hours
  • Work and/or travel in varied terrains, weather conditions, isolated locations and by various means of transportation
  • Must be physically fit, heavy labour is required
  • Can work well as a team member or independently with little direction
  • Must be reliable, mature, punctual, motivated
  • Strong detail orientation with computer skills
  • Solid communication and customer service skills

Please Note: Applicants must be willing and able to work on a rotational work schedule, which includes fly-in & fly-out to site from Calgary or Edmonton.


At SECURE, we focus on opportunities for growth and improvement; for our employees, our customers, our partners, and the communities we operate in.  We are an energetic team, driven by the needs of our customers, and care about making a meaningful contribution.  We strive to attract, retain, and motivate employees by offering a compensation package that competitively recognizes employee contributions and performance.

In addition to rewarding job opportunities, we offer an attractive employee package, including:

  • Leading industry wages with competitive base salary, compensation programs
  • Industry leading safety
  • Comprehensive benefits package including:
    • Employer paid benefits: health, dental & more
    • Health Care Spending Account
    • Employee Wellness Program
    • Employee savings plans
  • Career progression/internal mobility opportunities including off season rotational opportunities
  • Community investment activities
  • A competitive employee referral program

Stay connected to us:

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  • SECURE is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants are not assessed on the grounds of race, age, disability, sexual orientation, religion or belief.




Solid Work Ethic


Work Accurately and Efficiently


Ability to Work with Little Supervision






Detail Oriented: Capable of carrying out a given task with all details necessary to get the task done well

Dedicated: Devoted to a task or purpose with loyalty or integrity



High School or better.

Required education level

  • High school diploma 

Years of experience

  • 2 - 5 years
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