Don’t Just Scratch the Surface, Dig Deeper with a Career at KLS Earthworks.

At KLS, we believe in some fundamental values that guide our company and personnel.

  • To be the best that we can be, as individuals and as a company.
  • To be the supplier of choice by offering the best quality and customer service, without compromise to our values or beliefs.
  • To be an employer of choice by providing a safe, harmonious, stimulating, team driven, accountable, entrepreneurial workplace where people have an opportunity to grow.
  • To exceed our customer’s reasonable expectations.
  • To be a safe, profitable, innovative and continually improving organization.

If this sounds like a fit for you, we encourage you to apply today! Fill out the following form and attach your electronic resume file. Alternatively, you can fax your resume to (403) 240-9884 or submit it by email to employment@klsearthworks.com.

 

CURRENT CAREER OPPORTUNITIES:

We are always looking for experienced people for the following positions:

  • Truck drivers with Class 1 or Class 3 license with Q Endorsements
  • Equipment Operators
  • Laborers
  • Flaggers

 

Underground Foreman

KLS Earthworks & Environmental is hiring experienced Underground Foreman. We are looking for candidates with the following experience and qualifications.
 
Experience

  • Requires a minimum of 10 to 15 years’ experience as a Foreman in the sewer and water industry
  • Must be have a thorough understanding of the Pipe layer and Top Man’s role in the field
  • Must be able to read drawings and daily reports
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Detail oriented with the ability to multi-task and prioritize
  • Ability to be flexible and work in a fast paced environment
  • Foreman: 10 years (Preferred)
  • Underground: 10 years (Preferred)

 
Qualifications

  • Strong interpersonal skills, ability to communicate and manage well at all levels of the organization
  • Strong problem solving and creative skills and the ability to exercise sound judgment and make decisions in a timely manner
  • Highest level of integrity and dependability with a strong sense of urgency and results-orientation
  • H2S Alive and CPR/First Aide are assets
  • Fall Protection
  • Confined Space Entry & Rescue
  • Ground Disturbance
  • Rigging & Hoisting

 
Job Type: Full-time
 
Please no phone calls to our office. Every resume will be reviewed. If we think your experience and skills meet our criteria we will contact you for an interview.
 

Quad Truck Drivers Needed!

KLS Earthworks & Environmental is hiring experienced Quad Truck Drivers. We are looking for candidates with the following qualifications:

  • Must have Class 1 License with Q Endorsement (air brakes)
  • Must have a clean driving record and provide drivers abstract with resume
  • Experienced with Earthworks and in Oil & Gas field work
  • Familiar with transporting materials such as gravel, clay, topsoil & contaminated materials
  • Willing to work out of town is a requirement
  • Ready to work weekdays, weekends and overtime
  • Capable of communicating and collaborating well with the equipment manager, dispatch, equipment operators & project supervisors
  • Knowledgeable about work site and truck safety including filling out paper work properly
  • Capable of performing minor maintenance and repairs on trucks
  • Able to operate supporting equipment and tools such as packers, water truck, shovel & rake
  • Be physically able to lift 50lbs
  • H2S Alive and CPR/First Aide are assets
  • Live in Calgary or surrounding areas

 

Qualified Red Seal Journeyman Heavy Duty Mechanic Needed!

KLS Earthworks & Environmental is hiring for a Red Seal Journeyman Heavy Duty Mechanic position to work out of our shop in Rocky View County. The candidate must possess the following qualities:

  • At least have 5 years of experience with heavy iron and equipment
  • Willing to work 6 days a week, up to 12 hour shifts
  • Have a Class 3 License with a Q Endorsement
  • Be reliable and punctual
  • Be safety conscious
  • Live in Calgary or the surrounding areas
  • Have reliable transportation

 

Experienced Construction Laborers Needed!

KLS Earthworks & Environmental is looking for qualified construction laborers. The ideal candidate will have the following qualifications:

  • Previous construction experience
  • Able to lift 50lbs
  • Previous experience digging ditches or trenches, backfilling excavations, and compact and level earth to grade specifications, using picks, shovels, pneumatic tampers, and rakes
  • Performing physical activities that require considerable use of your arms and legs and moving your whole body, such as climbing, lifting, balancing, walking, stooping, and handling of materials
  • Experience with misting the working area to reduce dust
  • Previous flagger experience is not required but an asset
  • Be safety-conscious
  • First-Aide & H2S are assets
  • Must have reliable transportation

 

Experienced Class 1 Truck & Pup Drivers Needed!

We are looking for candidates with the following qualifications:

  • Must have Class 1 License with Q Endorsement (air brakes)
  • At least 5 years Class 1 gravel truck experience
  • Must have a clean driving record and provide commercial drivers abstract with resume
  • Willing and able to work out of town and night shifts as required by projects
  • Able to work some Sundays as required
  • Knowledgeable about truck & work site safety including correctly filling out paper work
  • Capable of performing minor maintenance and repairs on trucks
  • Able to operate supporting equipment and tools such as packers, water truck, shovel & rake
  • Be physically able to lift 50lbs
  • H2S Alive and CPR/First Aide are assets
  • Live in Calgary or surrounding areas

 

Experienced Excavator Operators Needed!

KLS Earthworks & Environmental is looking for a qualified Excavator Operators. The ideal candidate must possess the following qualities:

  • 5 + years of previous experience as an excavator operator in earthworks construction
  • Available to work weekdays & weekends plus overtime, nights and out of town as projects require you to
  • Have a safety-conscious attitude with the ability to communicate properly with other workers on site to ensure everyone’s safety
  • Correctly complete pre-start up equipment inspections, check lists & personal FLHA document
  • Competent in properly loading trucks with earth material, excavate trenches, scrape truck boxes & set up loading benches
  • Capable of correctly interpreting stakes for grading & utility locates
  • Skilled in operating hydraulic attachments (hoe pack, break, wrist, drum cutter)
  • Live in Calgary or surrounding areas