Construction Labourers (Mini Excavator Experience Required)

Company: Telecon
Wage: 22
Time: Full Time (30+ Hours a Week)
Hours per Week: 40-44
Public Transport Accessible? No
Suitable for Students? No

Job Description

Working under the supervision of the Foreman, the Labourer will assist the Civil Team with the installation of telecommunications infrastructure (buried cable, wire or ducts) for various projects.


Digging holes and trenches
Pulling cable
Operating equipment and tools
Provide assistance with general site preparation and clean-up as directed
Handle and distribute construction materials, as well as safely loading and unloading vehicles with supplies and equipment as directed
Able to run gas and power equipment (i.e. saws, drills, jumping jacks)
Able to assess work environment for potential health and safety hazards
Removal of all debris from work sites
Assist with traffic control as directed
Other duties as required


High school diploma or relevant experience
+ 6 months of related experience in the construction industry
Good verbal communication skills and able to work with others
Must be able to safely lift 23 kg (50 lbs)
Must be able to speak, read and write in English
Demonstrated commitment to health and safety and willing to receive applicable health and safety training as per legislative and job requirements
Ability to follow instructions
Must be able to work in restricted and tight spaces and at heights
Must have a valid G Driver’s License or equivalent with a clean driver’s abstract
Must be able to provide a clear criminal record check


Founded in 1967, Telecon leverages its national presence and network of over 4,700 professionals to design, build and connect telecommunications networks nationwide. Our end-to-end service offering includes engineering, locating, construction, installation and maintenance of underground, aerial, indoors and wireless telecommunications networks. Driven by a desire to remain the industry leader, our team is committed to offering turnkey solutions and targeted, dedicated, superior quality services, on time and on budget, to meet our customers’ needs and requirements. Our seasoned and innovative professionals working across Canada are passionate about their work, keen to delighting our customers and strongly committed to health and safety.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

Telecon Group welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available upon request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection.

Requirements & Prerequisites

* The starting hourly pay is based on the candidates level of experience and will be determined by the Superintendent.
* Must have experience operating a mini excavator and digging around underground utilities.
* Typical hours for this position are 6:30 am to 4:00 pm.
* Must have a G-License with a personal vehicle and a clean driver’s abstract.
* Position comes with health and dental benefits as well as a company-matched RRSP.
* This is an ideal role for someone with a Landscaping, Waterproofing, or Inground Pool Installation background.
* Must be comfortable undergoing a criminal background check if selected.
* Positions are available immediately.

How To Apply

Applicants are welcome to apply via email to: or through our company website: