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Labourer - Selkirk, MB

Selkirk, MB, CA

CRH Canada - Cement MB

Job ID:  172699 

Work Type:  Contract 


It is a great time to join the CRH Canada team! CRH Canada is going through an exciting business transformation which demands first-class Talent Management support to drive results.

We are building a world- class team. Make your mark!

You will be a successful addition to our team if you look at change as an opportunity to develop and contribute to the business. You will be successful in your role if you like partnering with the business, presenting new ideas and providing excellent customer service.

Position Overview 

Reporting to the Terminal Manager, the incumbent will be required to operate & maintain equipment involved in the loading and unloading of cement from silos, rail cars, ships, barges, or trucks.

Key Responsibilities (Essential Duties and Functions)

  • Receive, position and unload hopper rail cars or trucks according to accepted, unloading, practices. Report operating and maintenance problems to the Terminal Manager.
  • Load customer trucks and common carriers in a timely and efficient manner recognizing the company policy on load limit weights and clean air standards.
  • Prepare bills of lading and maintain inventory records.
  • Perform emergency, periodic and preventive maintenance on all equipment according to the terminal maintenance program.
  • Recommend cost saving and work simplification ideas.
  • Maintain the terminal in a clean, neat and tidy condition, which properly reflects the company’s image.
  • Support company safety program through the use of safety equipment and the observance of safe work methods.
  • Handle special assignments or projects as needed.
  • Able to handle terminal alone for short periods of time.  Shift hours demand careful and responsible work habits for longer periods of time.



  • High School Diploma
  • 1-2 years experience preferred

Knowledge/Skills Required

  • Basic math aptitude to handle paperwork.
  • Driver's license and own car, no access via public transportation
  • Mechanical ability an asset
  • Experience with inventory control software, proficiency with MS Word and Excel

Core Competencies

  • Must be safety aware and able to adhere to company safety requirements
  • Good communication skills to deal with truckers, customers and other employees
  • Work well with others and individually
  • Effective problem solving, Decision making and attention to detail
  • Significant use of memory

Physical Requirements

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

  • Working outdoors and varied temperatures and weather conditions
  • Working indoors in varied conditions (ie. hot noisy, dusty)
  • Effortless mobility
  • Ability to climb stairs several times a day as required
  • Ability to lift and carry 66-74 lb cement bags daily (for bag weights)
  • Working at heights
  • Working in confined space

Work Environment

  • This position is based across the company operations either in plants or supply terminals.


Visit our website for more information: http://www.crhcanada.com

CRH Canada Group Inc. recognizes Canada’s diverse landscape. Accommodation is available upon request for applicants with disabilities throughout the recruitment and selection process.

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Job Segment: Supply, Operations