Hoist Operator

Job Locations CA-BC-Vancouver
Site Safety
Axiom Builders (BC)

About the Company

Axiom Builders prides itself on being a very personable company with serious commitment to building things right.  As a leading general contractor of mixed-use, residential, commercial, and special projects, the company is well respected across Western Canada. Our people share a commitment to service, integrity and quality and this collective vision has led to immense growth over the years. Since 2003, we have grown to become one of British Columbia’s largest construction companies with over 25 notable projects with 6000 condo units currently under construction. Headquartered in Vancouver, Axiom also has a branch office in Calgary with satellite offices in Victoria, Edmonton and Seattle.

About the Role

As a Hoist Operator, you will be operating a hoist to raise, lower, and move materials, supplies, equipment and staff around the construction site. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Inspect and record pre-shift inspections on hoist equipment and cables;
  • Maintain good housekeeping in and around hoist ways;
  • Report mechanical and operational malfunctions or defects to supervisor;
  • Ensure Compliance with all regulatory requirements.

What you Bring

The ideal Hoist Operator is someone who is dependable, reliable, and understands the importance of safety on site. You can demonstrate knowledge of hazards and safety precautions that are involved in operating hoists and can communicate effectively to all members of your team. 


Our Must Haves

  • At least five (5) years of previous experience as a Hoist Operator;
  • Valid Hoist Operator Certificate;
  • Level 1 First Aid Certification;
  • Valid Class 5 Driver’s License or access to reliable transportation;
  • Ability to work extended hours, organize workload, and manage time effectively;


How to Apply

At Axiom Builders Inc., we are always on the lookout for talented people who are passionate about what they do. If you love what you do, and believe that with the right tools and opportunities you can do the best work of your life, please submit an application to our career portal. While we can only respond to shortlisted applicants, we will keep your information on file and consider you for future opportunities as they come available.


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