Construction Hoist Operator

Lower Mainland, BC

Wesgroup Properties started as a family business in British Columbia more than 50 years ago and today is one of Western Canada’s largest private real estate organizations with a diversified portfolio spanning residential and commercial real estate.

Wesgroup is looking for a talented professional to join their construction team as a Hoist Operator. This position will be reporting directly to the Site Superintendent.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the safe operation of hoist/elevator to transport employees to various floors
  • Conduct daily pre/post inspections of hoist
  • Some light general labour duties may be required
  • Document safety checks on hoist equipment
  • Report mechanical or operation defects to site HSE or Superintendent
  • Participate in and adhere to Wesgroup Contracting’s Health & Safety Program

Qualifications and Knowledge:

  • Hold a valid Hoist Ticket
  • Proper PPE: Hard hat, vest and steel toe boots required
  • Reliable transportation means to and from work (for ours of scheduled site work)
  • Available to work flexible hours in a construction site environment
  • Must be physically fit for regular work duties
  • Must be able to communicate well and be able to follow direction from the Site Supervisor/Foreman
  • Able to perform well in high demand situations
  • Must be able to work in all weather conditions as you will be exposed to the elements

We will provide a competitive salary for the right candidate as well as a professional and rewarding working environment. We thank all applicants for their interest however only those selected for follow-up will be contacted.