Date:  Apr 5, 2021

Calgary, AB, CA

Operating Sector:  Civil West

Scale/Loader Operator

At Aecon, we’re building the future and our people are at the heart of everything we do. We're always looking for exceptional talent to work on our exciting and ever-expanding project portfolios. We are focused on being the #1 Canadian Infrastructure Company and the first choice employer in our industry.



Position Overview

Safe.Trusted.Respected.Aecon Civil is a market leader with a self-perform competitive advantage and core local strength in key markets. We’re proud of our work helping to expand and improve Canada’s infrastructure and transportation networks, and we’re ready to build the future of our country. With over a century of experience, and the ability to offer diverse, comprehensive services, Aecon is a preferred contractor for our clients. This includes numerous public entities and Public-Private Partnerships in Canada and abroad.


The Scale/Loader Operator is a seasonal full time hourly position responsible for the general operation of the scale and front end loader for a concrete and asphalt recycling yard in Balzac, Alberta.

Key Responsibilities

  • Responsible for monitoring inbound trucks containing concrete and asphalt demolition construction material.
  • Responsible for utilizing Front End Loader to manage rubble stockpile.
  • Responsible for loading and scaling all outbound trucks with Front End Loader.
  • Responsible for handling walk-in inquiries.
  • Will conduct site orientations, maintain an accurate visitors list and ensure proper PPE is being utilized by all visitors and truckers.
  • Will maintain the general upkeep of the scale kiosk and platform scale.
  • Ensure regular equipment maintenance is completed by completing daily checks.
  • Such other duties and responsibilities as assigned by his/her Supervisor.

Required Knowledge and Experience

  • High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • Previous experience with scaling and Front End Loader operations.
  • Strong communication skills – oral and written.
  • Self-motivated with good organizational skills.
  • Adaptable to work a flexible work schedule when required.
  • Ability to work with others as a team.
  • Valid driver’s license.
  • Reliable transportation.


Aecon has every intention of fostering diversity within and across our organization. We welcome those who would contribute to the further diversification of our staff including, but not limited to, women, visible minorities, Indigenous people, persons with disabilities, and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity.


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