Heavy Equipment Operators - Winter Work


  • Location: Fort McMurray, Alberta, Canada
  • Creation date: 2022-01-05


Are you a top-notch operator looking to improve your skills while running some of the best equipment in the game? Morgan is the place for you! Morgan is seeking Winter Program Equipment Operators - Grader, Dozer and Excavator operators.

Our projects provide the challenges you need to take your career to the next level. Morgan’s entrepreneurial spirit and growth focus means you have year-round work with opportunity for growth and advancement. We can’t wait to see what we can build together.


  • Proven experience crashing and clearing leases, grubbing, building ice roads on muskeg, building ice crossings on open water, packing frost, building leases, and maintaining ice roads.
  • Able to identify hazards on sites and complete JSA’s and hazard analysis.
  • Able to operate equipment in a safe and efficient manner driving on ice roads
  • Low risk tolerance, operating out in the bush where there are many hazards.
  • Winter road driving experience, 2-way radio experience.
  • Inspect equipment, such as tires, fluids, lights, brakes to ensure equipment is fully functional and safe for operating.


  • Must have at least 3 years of experience operating on equipment on winter work scope.
  • Experience as a Heavy Equipment Operator running gear on muskeg
  • Must have (or be willing and able to obtain) CSTS-09/ OSSA Regional or BSO or CSO, Standard First Aid Level C, H2S Alive, Ground Disturbance Level 2, Bear Awareness (in class).
  • Required to work outside under all weather conditions and handle noise and vibrations. All workers must have winter clothing and footwear.
  • Must have own Safety boots -Requirement is 8" lace up steel toed (CSA Approved).
  • Must have winter clothing, footwear and be prepared to work in outdoor winter weather conditions.
  • Must be able to repetitively lift up to 50lbs.
  • Must be able to work up to 12 hours a day.
  • Must have valid drivers license with 3 year clean abstract.
  • Alcohol, Drug and fit to work testing is a pre-employment requirement.
  • Willingness to work in in the FT McMurray area and live-in remote camps, working on a rotational schedule



  • Camp provided
  • Vacation and holiday pay
  • Benefits
  • Year-round work

Potential to earn:

  • Finish Operator Bonus *Ask us for details
  • Paid Training
  • Referral Bonuses
  • Retention Programs
  • Northern Winter Retention Bonus for projects in the Wood Buffalo Region * Oct 3, 2021 – April 30, 2022

Salary: $30.00-$35.00 per hour, dependant on experience

Visit our Morgan hiring fair.

Details Here