Labourer - Red Deer, AB

Field Operations

Alberta, Canada

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Position Summary:

The General Labourer is responsible for day-to-day duties on site needed to complete work in a safe and timely fashion and maintain a clean work site.

This position must also adhere to our safety program and work as a contributing member of the site team.


  • Ensure all Tervita safety policies and procedures are followed
  • Be cognizant of and adhere to any site-specific safety requirements
  • Partake in all safety related meetings including: daily tail gates, last minute risk assessment, etc.
  • Scrap metal sorting
  • Equipment maintenance
  • Assisting Operators & Torchers
  • Moving rail cars
  • Bobcat/skid steer operation
  • General housekeeping
  • Other related duties as required


  • General labouring and or farm experience an asset but not required
  • Basic comprehension and ability to follow Tervita’s Workplace Health and Safety requirements relevant to the assigned work site, including but not limited to H Tervita’s “Stop & Think Process” and Tervita’s “Hazard Assessment Process”
  • Ability to complete safety documentation in an accurate and timely manner
  • Strong work ethic and willingness to persevere through difficult weather conditions, challenging work site environments, and long demanding work days
  • Fit-for-Work each day 

Through the Tervita Employee Referral Program, you can get a bonus by referring people in your network to join Tervita.

Please visit E-Source at http://esource/departments/hr/recruiting/Pages/employeereferral.aspx, for more information.