Careers

Join the team at Vortrax

Requirements for a career with Vortrax

  • First Aid (Standard)
  • H2S Alive
  • CSTS (Construction Safety Training System) and/or PST (Petroleum Safety Training)
  • TDG*
  • WHMIS2015*
  • Ground Disturbance (ABCGA Approved)
  • Pre-employment Drug & Alcohol Screening
  • CSO (Common Safety Orientaion)
  • Other tickets /training may be required on certain sites

* provided upon hire

POSTED FEBRUARY 2022

VORTRAX IS ACTIVELY SEEKING:

Heavy Duty Mechanic

2nd or 3rd Year Heavy Duty Mechanic Apprentice


RANGE OF PAY

$28.00/hr – $33.00/hr (based on experience), overtime after 8 hours, 9.6% vacation pay

HEALTH & DENTAL

Extended health and dental benefits after probationary period. 50/50 contribution

SCHEDULE

10 days on / 4 days off – Monday through to the following Wednesday, every other Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday off

QUALICATIONS

  • Looking for a 2nd or 3rd year apprentice, but we are willing to consider proven experience for the right candidate
  • Either local to the Acadia Valley/Oyen area or willing to commute for a 10 on/4 off schedule.
  • Basic safety tickets required (First Aid, H2S Alive and Common Safety Orientation)
  • Minimum Class 5 driver’s license, preference will be given to those that hold a class 1.
  • Clean drivers abstract.
  • Vortrax has a Drug and Alcohol program; pre-employment screening is required along with continued testing requirements.

SKILLS & ABILITIES

  • Experience with heavy equipment repairs or at least the willingness to learn.
  • Preferable experience on heavy truck and trailers including cement mixer trucks as well as wiring will be considered a strong asset
  • Computer/laptop knowledge is required.
  • Must be self motivated and organized.
  • Mechanical ability and an interest in equipment and engines.
  • The ability to think logically and keep up with changes in technology.
  • Ability to work alone and in a team environment.
  • Must be able to work under the direction of the Shop Supervisor

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Perform field maintenance/services.
  • Keep equipment clean and maintained as per scheduled service intervals
  • Diagnose faults or malfunctions.
  • Adjust equipment and repair or replace defective parts, components, or systems.
  • Test repaired equipment for proper performance and ensure that the work done meets manufacturers’ specifications and legislated regulations.
  • Write service reports as per company policy.

HOW TO APPLY

Please ensure you send a copy of your resume, drivers abstract (dated within 30 days) and relevant safety tickets for review to vortraxsafety@netago.ca.

 

We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for the position; however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

POSTED FEBRUARY 2022

VORTRAX IS ACTIVELY SEEKING:

Class 1 Drivers

RANGE OF PAY

$26.00 – $28.00/hr (based on experience), overtime after 8 hours, 9.6% vacation pay

HEALTH & DENTAL

Extended health and dental benefits after probationary period. 50/50 contribution

QUALICATIONS

  • Class 1 licence with a clean drivers abstract
  • Basic safety tickets required; Standard First Aid, H2S Alive, PST/CSTS and Common Safety Orientation, TDG and WHMIS2015 will be provided
  • Vortrax has a Drug and Alcohol program; pre-employment screening is required

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Hauling aggregate and soils
  • Conducting pre/post trip inspections
  • Conduct regular maintenance such as greasing on your unit
  • Familiar with Federal Hours of Service and electronic logging

HOW TO APPLY

Please ensure you send a copy of your resume, drivers abstract (dated within 30 days) and relevant safety tickets for review to vortraxsafety@netago.ca.

 

We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for the position; however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

POSTED FEBRUARY 2022

VORTRAX IS ACTIVELY SEEKING:

Construction Labourer

(This is a seasonal position that has a strong possibility to turn into permanent full time work to the right individual)

RANGE OF PAY

$20.00 – $24.00/hr (based on experience), overtime after 8 hours, 9.6% vacation pay

HEALTH & DENTAL

Extended health and dental benefits after probationary period. 50/50 contribution

SCHEDULE

Typically Monday to Saturday with Sundays off

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Concrete knowledge is a strong asset
  • Basic safety tickets required; Standard First Aid, H2S Alive, PST/CSTS and Common Safety Orientation, TDG and WHMIS2015 will be provided
  • Minimum Class 5 driver’s license
  • Clean drivers abstract
  • Vortrax has a Drug and Alcohol program; pre-employment screening is required

HOW TO APPLY

Please ensure you send a copy of your resume, drivers abstract (dated within 30 days) and relevant safety tickets for review to vortraxsafety@netago.ca.

 

We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for the position; however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

POSTED MARCH 2022

VORTRAX IS ACTIVELY SEEKING:

Heavy Equipment Operator

RANGE OF PAY

$29.00 – $33.00/hr (based on experience), overtime after 8 hours, 9.6% vacation pay, living allowance

HEALTH & DENTAL

Extended health and dental benefits after probationary period. 50/50 contribution

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Basic safety tickets: Standard First Aid, H2S Alive, Ground Disturbance, CSTS and Common Safety Orientation, TDG and WHMIS2015 will be provided
  • Minimum Class 5 driver’s licence
  • Vortrax has a Drug and Alcohol program, all new hires will be required to pass a pre-employment drug & alcohol screen and maintain testing standard

MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Dozer operators to complete lease builds, cleanups and reclamation work
  • Conduct pre-use inspection of unit and conduct daily maintenance such as greasing
  • Ability to use app’s to conduct equipment inspections and time sheets

Preference will be given to those individuals that can run multiple equipment such as excavators, graders, etc. 

HOW TO APPLY

Please forward your resume, drivers abstract (dated within 30 days) and relevant safety tickets for review to vortraxsafety@netago.ca.

 

We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for the position; however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

Quality is our business, Safety is our guarantee.