Shop/Field Labourer

Other Full Time $18.00/hr

Aquatech - Job Details

Posted: Sep 14, 2022
Expires: Oct 28, 2022

Full Job Description

Shop/Field Laborer

Aquatech is the leading construction dewatering services and equipment suppliers in the country, with one of the country's largest fleets of portable pumping equipment/systems. We offer our employees exciting growth opportunities, earning potential, technical training as well as comprehensive health benefits programs.

The Shop/Field Laborer is an entry level position with great opportunity for advancement! You are responsible for performing tasks related to the preparation, testing, shipping, receiving and upkeep of Aquatech’s fleet of specialized dewatering and bypass pumping systems, water treatment systems and all associated components including advanced remote environmental monitoring instrumentation. You will be working primarily at our Ottawa branch however there may be some travel required for this position.

Job Responsibilities:

Load/unload all equipment deliveries/returns.

Follow standard operating procedures for equipment handling, testing, release and return processes.

Prepare and test equipment and components to be shipped to a project.

Inspect, maintain, and restock equipment returned from a project.

Assist as required to perform delivery or service of equipment or material.

Assist, when necessary, in pump watch activities.

Keep work areas in the shop/yard organized.

Travel to various jobsites within Ontario a requirement for this position.


Qualifications and Required Experience:

Warehouse/Shop experience a requirement

Attention to detail and quality workmanship

Strong reading and mathematical skills

Strong oral and written communication skills are essential

Ability to lift and carry up to 50 pounds frequently and on a daily basis

Uninhibited ability to stand, walk, bend, squat, push, pull, reach and grasp

Ability to work outdoors in all weather conditions

Water/Wastewater/Civil/ Mechanical Engineering or related (OIT a strong asset)

Valid Class G Driver’s License in good standing

Forklift Certification preferred


Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: $18.00-$25.00 per hour


Dental care

Disability insurance

Employee assistance program

Extended health care

Life insurance

On-site parking

RRSP match

Vision care

Wellness program



10 hour shift


Supplemental pay types:

Overtime pay



construction: 1 year (preferred)


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