Grinder Operator

Division: Walker Environmental Group

Job Title: Grinder Operator

Job Location: Thorold, Ontario

Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:
This is a full time role reporting to the Operations Supervisor. We work 12 hour days, between 50 – 60 hours per week. The working season is weather dependent and there may be a period of layoff during the winter. This role requires you to travel for a week at a time, with the company covering all costs of travel and accommodation.

Job Duties/Scope:
As our new grinder operator, you’ll work on a team (and sometimes on your own) traveling to sites where our services are needed to grind trees, wood and other large organic materials.

• Experience operating and maintaining heavy equipment.
• Screening plant experience is an asset.
• AZ license is an asset.
•  A willingness to work in various locations and travel to job sites will be essential.
• Willing to complete a criminal background record as a condition of employment
• Have a valid G driver’s license.
• Have a driving record free of any charges.
• Able to handle periods of physical manual labour that are crucial to the completion of the work, including the ability to lift 50lbs and walking on uneven ground.

Education/Experience:  High School Diploma or GED

Closing Date: October 21, 2015

How to apply: To apply to this position, please click on the following link ( Our online application will give you the option to apply to this role as a complete candidate – not just a resume. The application will assess your qualifications, personality traits and workplace preferences, and should take about 10–15 minutes to complete. You can get a copy of your assessment when you’re done by logging into the application tool.

If you require any accommodation in the application process, please contact us with the “Need Help” button in the application.

We will review applications as they are received and really look forward to hearing from you.