Blaster

  kelowna

Are you looking for an outstanding opportunity and an exciting career challenge? Do you want to be a key individual in a company with a long history of BC roadbuilding, a diverse fleet of equipment and resources to draw from, with the opportunity to make a difference and opportunities for growth? Emil Anderson Construction (EAC) Inc. is a family run business that has offices and shops in Kelowna, Hope, and Rosedale, BC. Operations include road construction, paving, highway maintenance, site development, land development and housing.

We are seeking an experienced Blaster responsible for assisting our crews in British Columbia. Although we are a union affiliated organization, being an active member is not a pre-requisite.

Job duties will include preparation of blasting plans, loading of and detonating blasts.

Qualifications: • Blasting experience around houses and urban settings is considered an asset • Have a strong work ethic, positive attitude, and proven ability to work effectively in a team environment. • Natural ability to solve problems, communicate clearly and effectively; • Be flexible and willing to work night shifts if required; • Enjoy working outdoors in a fast paced and challenging environment; • Valid Canadian driver’s license, with a clean driving abstract; • Experience working in the heavy civil construction industry • Must possess an Urban Blasting Ticket • Must possess a Mines Blasting Ticket • Knowledge in blasting shearline and production techniques • Understanding of the Worksafe requirements for Blasting • Current TDG ticket

Emil Anderson offers competitive wages and benefits in addition to a challenging and fun work environment.

How to Apply: Please submit your application to hr@eac.bc.ca. Emil Anderson Construction thanks all applicants for their interest in the position, however only those under consideration for the position will be contacted. For more information about our company and future employment opportunities please visit our website at www.eac.bc.ca.