Blaster

Construction · Yellowknife, Northwest Territories
Department Construction
Employment Type Seasonal
Minimum Experience Experienced

Blaster

 

Det’on Cho Construction LP is recruiting for a Blaster to join our vibrant team.  Reporting to the Construction Manager, the Blaster will operate blasting equipment, contributing to efficient production at the worksite.  The Blaster is responsible for the safe, efficient and effective operation of the equipment under their control at the worksite.

 

The position will include, but will not be limited to the following:


Key Roles and Responsibilities:

The Blaster will operate blasting equipment, contributing to efficient production at the worksite.

 

  • The Blaster will operate blasting equipment, contributing to efficient production at the worksite. 
  • Keep detailed and accurate reports and documentation
  • Check equipment before using them to ensure that mechanical, safety, and emergency equipment is in good working order.
  • Report equipment defects, accidents, traffic violations, or damage to the vehicles.
  • Perform periodic inspections before, during, and after delivery to ensure that load is properly fastened down and is secure
  • Load blast holes as required for quarry, open pit, and mat blasting operations


Qualifications:

The ideal candidate must have a:

  • Must have current NWT Blasters Certification for surface blasting.
  • Minimum 3 years of related experience.
  • Valid Class 5 Drivers License and a Clean Drivers Abstract
  • Strong interpersonal and communications skills and the ability to work as a team member
  • Standard First Aid Certificate with CPR is an asset.


If you are a self-motivated achiever with a desire to join a locally owned, growing and vibrant Company, a career with Det’on Cho and/or its Group of Companies may be just what you’ve been searching for.


To apply for this position, forward your resume and references to:


Email: resumes@detoncho.com                                                              Online:  www.detoncho.com       

In person: 3rd floor-Det’on Cho Building 901 Sikyea Tili


CLOSING DATE: Open Until Filled

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  • Location
    Yellowknife, Northwest Territories
  • Department
    Construction
  • Employment Type
    Seasonal
  • Minimum Experience
    Experienced