Belting Splice Apprentice

Truro, Nova Scotia, Canada
January 25, 2023
February 24, 2023
Contract Type
Full Time

We are a leading supplier of crushing, screening, and paving equipment in Atlantic Canada. Our Belting Division is the area's largest supplier of quality parts, sales, and service for industrial conveyor belt applications.

We have an immediate requirement for a general labourer to work in the Belting Division as a helper for the Belting Splice Technicians. This is an apprentice position which includes training to be a Belting Splice Technician.

Full time work with On-Call hours (meaning an average of 40 hours per week guaranteed over each three-month period)

Job Description:
  • Assisting an experienced Splice Technician with cutting and splicing conveyor belts
  • Learning to repair and splice conveyor belts safely and effectively
  • Frequent heavy lifting and carrying large equipment
  • Working in industrial settings - shops, mines, quarries
  • Working outdoors frequently and in all weathers
  • Frequent long and irregular hours - overnight and extended travel periodically
  • Participating in safety training, and abiding by the safety standards of each worksite
  • High School Graduation or GED
  • Class 5 License and clean driver's abstract
  • Previous experience working around conveyor systems or construction sites is an asset
  • Drug testing & Background check due to work in secure locations
  • Ability to perform the physical duties of the role and to lift heavy equipment
We Offer:
  • Starting at $20.00 per hour
  • Health
  • Dental
  • Life & disability
  • Pension plan
Company Overview:

We are a family oriented, locally owned and operated company which has been in operation since 2001. Our success is built on the superior product lines we represent, long-standing relationships with customers, and an effective and dedicated team.

Starting wage is $20.00 per hour. We offer additional isolation pay for all travel to Labrador, and health benefits and a matched RRSP plan.

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