Come grow with us! We are always on the lookout for potential employees who are looking for exciting careers and will strive to deliver great service to our customers, be a team player, and bring a positive attitude to our workplace. We offer:

    • Family/team atmosphere where staff are valued and appreciated
    • Excellent, well-maintained equipment and facilities
    • Competitive wages with annual review based on performance
    • Annual bonus incentive based on performance and annual evaluation
    • Blue Cross Benefits Plan
    • Pension Plan with increasing employer contributions with years of service
    • Health and Wellness spending accounts after 2 years of service
    • Many other benefits and perks!

HR Contact Information

  • To apply: click here or please submit your resume, cover letter, and drivers abstract (if applicable) to the Human Resources Department at careers@loraas.ca. All applications will be reviewed within ten business days of submission by a Human Resources employee.

 

Apprentice Welder

February 11, 2019

Duties:

  • Primary duties: repair and maintenance of containers for handling waste & recyclables.
  • Secondary duties: fabrication and repair of equipment for handling waste & recyclables.

Qualifications:

  • Welding experience required – Stick, Short Circuit MIG, fab and repair work
  • Experience with equipment operation – loaders, forklifts, crane booms, etc. is an asset but training can be provided if needed
  • Familiar with plasma cutters, oxy acetylene cutting, presses, grinders, chop saws, and other equipment
  • Self-motivated, goal and team oriented
  • Ability to work safely, and promote safe work practices
  • Excellent verbal and written communication
  • Familiar with hydraulic systems is an asset
  • Class 5 driver’s license and a clean driving record/abstract is required
  • This position is safety sensitive and as a condition of employment, all new employees to safety sensitive positions must successfully pass a substance test prior to hiring. A criminal record check will also be required.

Sandblaster – Willing to Train

February 11, 2019

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Sandblast refuse containers and other miscellaneous parts and equipment
  • Sandblast waste hauling equipment – including masking and taping to protect surfaces such as finished paint, glass, hydraulic components, etc.
  • Stencil and decal of containers according to prescribed formulas for various styles of containers
  • Communicate with operations department about upcoming needs and prioritization of tasks
  • Inspect and maintain equipment, including completion of applicable documents and reporting of potential issues or safety concerns.
  • Working with Painter on larger projects, assisting in paint booth when required
  • Various other duties as required, including buildings and facilities work, and other duties as assigned
  • Work will be completed outdoors where weather and projects allow

Qualifications:

  • Sandblasting experience in a similar role is valuable, but Loraas is willing to train the selected candidate
  • Must be in good physical condition
  • Painting knowledge and experience with both air-assisted, airless, and HVLP spray systems an asset
  • Mechanical aptitude an asset
  • Candidates must have a strong focus on safety procedures and preventative measures
  • As a condition of employment, all new employees to safety sensitive positions must successfully pass a substance test within a two week period of their hiring date. A criminal record check will also be required.

Class 3A/1A Driver (Sunday-Thursday)

February 11, 2019

Duties: 

  • Training for and operation of Front-end, Roll-Off, or Side-Load waste and recycling collection equipment as a full-time operator, training on equipment is provided
  • Coordination with fellow operators and employees within other departments to ensure maximum efficiency in daily operations.
  • Container maintenance, equipment maintenance, buildings and facilities work, and other duties as requested, when additional drivers aren’t required.
  • Adherence to company, and customer, site safety policies and procedures.

Qualifications:

  • Class 3A license required (1A preferred) with clear abstract (submit with resume)
  • Strong knowledge of Saskatoon and surrounding area
  • Minimum 3 years solid driving experience- short haul/ city experience preferred
  • Hydraulic equipment experience, and/or farm background an asset
  • Dispatch experience considered an asset
  • Able to work both in a team environment and unsupervised
  • Excellent logistical and organizational skills
  • Good communication skills
  • As a condition of employment, all new employees to safety-sensitive positions must successfully pass a substance test within a two week period of their hiring date. A criminal record check will also be required.

Class 3A/1A Driver (Tuesday to Saturday)

February 11, 2019

Duties:

  • Training for and operation of Front-end, Roll-Off, or Side-Load waste and recycling collection equipment as a full-time operator, training on equipment is provided
  • Coordination with fellow operators and employees within other departments to ensure maximum efficiency in daily operations.
  • Container maintenance, equipment maintenance, buildings and facilities work, and other duties as requested, when additional drivers aren’t required.
  • Adherence to company, and customer, site safety policies and procedures.

Qualifications:

  • Class 3A license required (1A preferred) with clear abstract (submit with resume)
  • Strong knowledge of Saskatoon and surrounding area
  • Minimum 3 years solid driving experience- short haul/ city experience preferred
  • Hydraulic equipment experience, and/or farm background an asset
  • Dispatch experience considered an asset
  • Able to work both in a team environment and unsupervised
  • Excellent logistical and organizational skills
  • Good communication skills
  • As a condition of employment, all new employees to safety sensitive positions must successfully pass a substance test within a two week period of their hiring date. A criminal record check will also be required.

Apprentice Mechanic

January 25, 2019

Duties:

  • Responsible for ongoing maintenance and repair of a wide variety of equipment, both mobile and stationary
  • Hands on troubleshooting, repair, adjustment, overhaul, and maintenance of trucks and heavy equipment used in waste hauling, earth moving and landfill operations, and commercial trash compaction equipment and balers
  • Dealing with breakdowns in the shop, on the road, at the landfill, and at customer sites
  • Adherence to company, and customer, site safety policies and procedures.
  • Other duties as assigned

 

Qualifications:

  • 2nd Year Apprentice (or equivalent experience) Heavy Equipment or Truck and Transport Technician, some experience with truck and trailer an asset
  • Experience in electronic and pneumatic control systems, diagnostics on control systems hardware and software problems is an asset
  • Minimum valid Class 5 driver’s license with acceptable abstract required
  • As a condition of employment, all new employees to safety sensitive positions must successfully pass a substance test prior to their first day of employment. A criminal record check will also be required.