Why work for Lafarge?
Lafarge in Canada is proud to provide construction solutions in the buildings, infrastructure and industrial segments. These solutions are built with high performance products from our cement, aggregates, ready-mix concrete, asphalt and road construction, and concrete products divisions. From the use of alternative materials and recycling to renewable energy, Lafarge's focus is to develop innovative products that can contribute toward sustainably constructed building solutions. Lafarge takes personal growth and development to heart, and provides resources for our employees to take control of their own careers. Through our commitment to communities, to the health and safety of our employees and their families, or through the many volunteer hours of our employees, Lafarge demonstrates our care for people. If you want to work in an environment that values hard work, entrepreneurship, and collaborative teamwork, Lafarge is for you. Building Better Cities is what we do. Come Build a Better Career with us! More information can be found at www.lafarge-na.com/careers.
Wells Construction a Division of Lafarge Canada Inc. is proud to provide construction solutions in the buildings, infrastructure and industrial segments. We take personal growth and development to heart, and provide resources for our employees to take control of their own careers. Through our commitment to communities, to the health and safety of our employees and their families, or through the many volunteer hours of our employees, Wells Construction demonstrates our care for people. If you want to work in an environment that values hard work, entrepreneurship, and collaborative teamwork, Wells Construction is for you.
Wells Construction provides Construction services in the City of Edmonton and surrounding areas. Wells Construction is based in Edmonton, AB and is currently seeking seasonal, full-time Concrete Finishers.
The accountabilities of this role include, but are not limited to, the following:
- Preparing granular base.
- Setting formwork according to specifications.
- Applying steel reinforcements as necessary.
- Checking formwork to ensure accuracy.
- Operating power vibrators to consolidate concrete.
- Leveling top surface concrete according to grade and depth specifications.
- Finishing concrete to meet specifications using hand and power tools.
- Applying hardening and sealing components to cure surfaces.
- Other labour duties as required.
The successful applicant will possess the following:
- Valid Class 5 Drivers License
- 3+ years of experience in curb and gutter finishing, or other concrete finishing.
- Experience using various hand tools.
- Ability to read and interpret blue prints.
- Knowledge of City of Edmonton specifications considered an asset.
- Wage: $26.00 - $30.00 per hour, commensurate with experience
In addition to the above, the successful candidate will be expected to exercise sound judgment, work safely and communicate effectively in a team. This position is physically demanding and requires crouching, bending, lifting, and kneeling. As such, clearance on a pre-employment medical is required. The successful candidate will have a proven record of following safe work procedures and be able to complete field risk assessments.
Clearance on a pre-employment Drug & Alcohol test is also required.
Through LafargeHolcim’s 2030 Plan, Lafarge is committed to providing solutions using sustainable manufacturing practices and improving the environment in and around its operations. The company has a sixty year history in Canada and works continually to reduce carbon dioxide emissions, restore wetlands for native plants and animals, and identify waste materials that can be recycled and used in our operations.