Careers in Field

Maple Leaf Construction Ltd. is currently looking for an aspiring

HEAVY DUTY EQUIPMENT TECHNICIAN

Under the supervision of the Shop Supervisor, the technician will be assisting in maintaining and repairing concrete and asphalt related equipment.

As the equipment technician your duties will include:

  • Setup, repair and maintenance of all heavy duty equipment
  • Lubricate, service, diagnose, repair, assemble and maintain equipment and perform other routine maintenance work
  • Ensure repairs and maintenance follow manufacturer specifications and safety regulations
  • Complete work orders upon completion of each job

Your experience includes:

  • High School or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Level 2 apprentice up to Journeyperson Red Seal
  • Previous welding experience an asset
  • Class 3 or higher considered an asset

Requirements:

  • Must be mechanically inclined
  • Must possess Mechanic’s hand tools on their first day of employment
  • Must be physically capable of routine manual labour components of the position, which may include heavy lifting (up to 100lbs), maneuvering within or around large equipment, exposure to extreme weather conditions, diesel exhaust fumes and chemical agents used in the mechanical field
  • Computer skills an asset
  • Have excellent communication skills both written and verbal with the ability to problem solve
  • Follow the safety program including all policies, procedures and practices
  • Must have a valid Manitoba Class 5 Driver’s License
  • Ability to work extended hours (up to 16 hours per shift during peak season including weekends) and be on-call as required
  • Demonstrated ability to work with minimum supervision

 

Our employees enjoy the benefits of working with a successful team and we offer a competitive compensation program. Applicants will be required to undergo testing to determine their knowledge, skill and ability as they relate to the position.  For those interested, please send your resume to:

hr@mapleleafconstruction.ca or for more information visit our website at

www.mapleleafconstruction.ca

We thank all applicants however only those candidates of interest will be contacted.


HEAVY DUTY APPRENTICE

Under the supervision of the Shop Supervisor and Journey Person, the apprentice will assist in diagnosing, overhauling and repairing all aspects of the Company fleet vehicles and equipment.

As an apprentice your duties will include:

  • Diagnosing and repairing the following: diesel and/or other internal combustion engines, transmissions and/or hydraulic equipment, all related electrical and auxiliary equipment
  • Developing a working knowledge of the technical and administrative procedures necessary to perform the duties of a Journeyperson heavy duty equipment technician
  • Lubricate, service, diagnose, repair, assemble and maintain equipment and perform other routine maintenance work
  • Ensure repairs and maintenance follow manufacturer specifications and safety regulations
  • Complete work orders upon completion of each job
  • Diagnostics with a computer
  • Training and directing Apprentices may be required

Your experience includes:

  • High School or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Minimum level 1 apprentice

Requirements:

  • Our candidate must have a complete set of Mechanic’s hand tools on their first day of employment
  • Must be physically capable of routine manual labour components of the position, which may include heavy lifting (up to 100lbs), maneuvering within or around large equipment, exposure to extreme weather conditions, diesel exhaust fumes and chemical agents used in the mechanical field
  • Strong computer skills
  • Have excellent communication skills both written and verbal with the ability to problem solve
  • Follow the safety program including all policies, procedures and practices
  • Must have a valid Manitoba Class 5 Driver’s License
  • Ability to work extended hours (up to 16 hours per shift during peak season including weekends) and be on-call as required
  • Demonstrated ability to work with minimum supervision

 

Our employees enjoy the benefits of working with a successful team and we offer a competitive compensation program. Applicants will be required to undergo testing to determine their knowledge, skill and ability as they relate to the position.  For those interested, please send your resume to:

hr@mapleleafconstruction.ca or for more information visit our website at

www.mapleleafconstruction.ca

We thank all applicants however only those candidates of interest will be contacted.

 


AUTOMOTIVE SERVICE TECHNICIAN

The successful candidate will inspect, maintain, and repair company vehicles and perform safety checks and vehicle inspections for licensing and insurance.


Other Duties Include:

  • Inspect, maintain and repair equipment
  • Perform safety checks and vehicle inspections for licensing and insurance
  • Identify mechanical and electrical problems by using computerized diagnostic equipment and schematics
  • Test parts and systems to ensure they are working properly
  • Follow checklists to ensure all critical parts are examined
  • Perform basic care and maintenance, including changing oil, giving tune-ups, checking fluid levels, and rotating tires
  • Repair or replace parts
  • Maintain and repair small gas engines
  • Disassemble and reassemble parts
  • Use testing equipment to ensure repairs and maintenance are effective

Requirements and Experience:

  • Ability to work extended hours (up to 16 hours per shift during peak season including weekends)
  • Must have a valid Manitoba Class 5 Driver’s License ( Class 3 or 1 License with Air Brake Endorsement an asset)
  • Candidate must have a complete set of Mechanic’s hand tools on their first day of employment
  • Ability to work with little or no supervision at times
  • Work within a group and/or independently
  • Must be physically capable of routine manual labour components of the position, which may include heavy lifting
  • Be detail oriented, mechanically inclined and have the ability to trouble shoot
  • Minimum of level 2 to journeyman with future education opportunities
  • Electronic systems experience in GM, Ford and Dodge products an asset

 

Our employees enjoy the benefits of working with a successful team and we offer a competitive compensation program. Applicants will be required to undergo testing to determine their knowledge, skill and ability as they relate to the position.  For those interested, please send your resume to:

hr@mapleleafconstruction.ca or for more information visit our website at

www.mapleleafconstruction.ca

We thank all applicants however only those candidates of interest will be contacted.


PARTS & SERVICE SUPPLY CLERK

Location:  777 Erin St. Shops

 Start Date:  Immediately

 

Duties will include, but are not limited to:

  • Manage and maintain the Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) exchange program to existing employees and new hires
  • Ensure parts are ordered accurately and delivered in a timely and efficient manner as per supervisors’ and mechanics’ requests
  • Reference equipment parts manuals assuring correct parts are acquired
  • Shop and research for competitive pricing
  • Perform inventory on a regular basis to ensure all stock min/max levels are accurate
  • Receiving and shipping of all materials
  • Keep records/files up to date including data entry
  • Coordinate with outside suppliers regarding acceptable stock levels
  • Work effectively as part of the team
  • Maintain parts room organization and cleanliness
  • All other duties as assigned by management

 

Hours of Work

  • Full time
  • Monday to Friday 6:00am – 5:30 pm
  • Overtime as required

 

Qualifications:

  • Excellent computer skills and an understanding of computerized parts programs
  • Previous experience in automotive/heavy truck/equipment parts department, inventory or warehousing considered an asset
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills and positive attitude
  • Excellent verbal, written and effective listening skills along with excellent time management and organizational skills
  • Experience working under pressure and setting priorities with the ability to multitask in a fast paced environment
  • Able to lift up to 40lbs
  • Hold a valid class 5 drivers’ license

For those interested, please send your resume to:  hr@mapleleafconstruction.ca or for more information visit our website at   www.mapleleafconstruction.ca

 


 

Maple Leaf Construction Ltd. is currently recruiting

FLAGGERS

for our upcoming season


Requirements:


• Direct and control traffic safely on the construction site
• Must be able to work overtime and be flexible with hours (day time / night time)
• Must be reliable
• Comfortable standing for long periods of time
• General labor duties and contributing to the team as needed
• Valid Driver’s license and reliable transportation
• Strong work ethic and positive attitude
• Ability to work in all weather conditions
• The ability to handle stressful situations
• The ability to listen and communicate specific instructions clearly, firmly, and courteously
• Wear CSA approved steel-toed boots
• The ability to understand and apply safe job procedures, safe work practices, and policies
• Ability to work out of town for the season if necessary


Please send your resume to hr@mapleleafconstruction.ca or for more information visit our website at www.mapleleafconstruction.ca


 

 

Maple Leaf Construction Ltd. is currently seeking

SEWER AND WATER PIPELAYERS

to join our team.

Requirements for the position:

  • A minimum 2 years’ related experience that includes ability to install fire hydrants, valves, water services, manholes, catch basins and piping.  He/She must be reliable, able to work long hours, and work out of town on occasion. 

Security and Safety

  • Basic security clearance; Criminal record check; driving record check (abstract)
  • Steel-toed safety boots and hard hat are required

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Physically demanding position including work in various weather conditions, able to work some emergency work on weekends

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Must be able to get to jobsites

Essential Skills

  • Communication; Working with others; Problem solving; Decision making; Critical thinking

Please send your resume to:  hr@mapleleafconstruction.mb.ca or fax it to:  204-786-3106 or for more information visit www.mapleleafconstruction.mb.ca

 


SEASONAL CLASS 3 TANDEM DRIVERS/LABOURERS

Duties include:

 

  • Operate the Tandem and equipment safely
  • Perform maintenance check and pre trip inspections
  • Ensure proper loading of asphalt and aggregates and verify the type and weight of materials being hauled
  • Ensure on-time delivery of asphalt, aggregates and other road construction materials
  • Maintain truck box to remove any/all debris when necessary
  • Perform miscellaneous labourer activities throughout the day as necessary

 

Requirements include:

 

  • 2 years’ experience in road construction industry preferred
  • Confident ability to back up loaded trailers
  • Valid Class 3 Driver’s License and clean abstract
  • Knowledge of construction materials
  • Must be physically fit ability to lift, bend, and regularly climb in and out of vehicles
  • Good attitude, punctual, ability to work independently as well as with others
    • Must be able to take direction well and communicate effectively
    • Ability to work extended hours including weekends if necessary

 


Our employees enjoy the benefits of working with a successful team and we offer a competitive compensation program. For those interested, please send your resume and a copy of your current drivers abstract to:

  hr@mapleleafconstruction.ca  or fax to 204.786.3106