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Averton Alberta

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Kitchener
Site Labourer #7322
 

Averton is an innovator in the design and construction of new homes and communities in the GTA. Averton continues to grow with exciting new projects and amazing opportunities for our people.

Averton is immediately seeking Site Labourer with exceptional organizational and communication skills to join our team. We are only seeking candidates who can demonstrate an ability to organize, and problem solve and with experience in residential new home construction.

Personality: At Averton, we strive to hire staff that fit our business culture. When you think of your work personality the following springs to mind:

  • I do tasks once, and do it right the first time
  • I see a problem, I find the solution
  • I do it today or tonight, not tomorrow
  • I see opportunity in challenges, not obstacles
  • I am a great problem solver and never give up
  • I don’t let my job description constrain me
  • I am committed to a lifetime of learning

Purpose:

The Site Labourer performs many of the general site maintenance tasks necessary to support the ongoing works at a construction site. Accountable to both the Site Supervisor and Finishing Site Supervisor, the Site Labourer will complete various tasks across a residential construction site at Parkside Towns (Phase 1, 2 and 3), stacked units at Kitchener, Ontario. Working closely with the Site Super and project teams.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Prepare and ensure areas are ready for the trades to work in.
  • Perform daily site maintenance tasks to ensure the site is clean and areas are safe
  • Wear required Personal Protective Equipment as required - hard hat, goggles, safety shoes, vest, ear plugs, etc.
  • Cleaning areas of debris and placing in trash receptacles; helping to maintain a clean jobsite, trailer and any private or public space
  • Be familiar with and able to use mechanical equipment, such as a backhoe or skid steer and have the ability to use a wheelbarrow.
  • Loading and unloading of materials, and move materials to work areas manually and/or utilizing equipment provided
  • Maintain inventory of required site material as it relates to labourer duties.
  • Sweeping of works areas inside the units as well as exterior areas, general housekeeping
  • Maintain walkways free from debris along with entry and exit points.
  • Clearing snow and placing salt on walkways as well as stairways, porches, construction office surroundings.
  • Other manual jobs as required such as guard rails and other safety related issues.
  • Traffic control
  • Able and willing to follow instructions from supervisors
  • Must be punctual and reliable

Qualifications

  • General knowledge of and familiarity with a residential construction site
  • Basic knowledge of safety regulations including OHSA, WHMIS
  • Experience working on a residential construction site
  • Ability to work in all weather conditions
  • Ability to do physical labour and other strenuous physical tasks

Working Conditions

  • Primarily a typical site environment; located in Kitchener, Ontario
  • Often work outdoors, but some work may be indoors in unfinished or finished structures
  • Are often exposed to sounds and noise levels that are distracting or uncomfortable.
  • Are sometimes exposed to very hot or very cold temperatures when working outdoors.
  • Are sometimes exposed to contaminants, such as fumes from paints or sealers.
  • Are sometimes exposed to hazardous equipment There is some possibility of moderate injury.
  • Occasionally work in very bright or very dim lighting conditions.
  • Are sometimes exposed to hazardous situations that produce cuts or minor burns.
  • Occasionally are exposed to whole body vibration, such as when using a jackhammer.
  • Usually work close to others, typically within a few feet.

Certifications

Must possess the following certifications and / or available to complete the following certifications, and any others as may be deemed required by Averton or any other governing authority:

  • WHIMIS
  • Working at Heights
  • Violence and Harassment Awareness
  • First Aid & CP
Edmonton
Accounts Payable #7404
 

Averton is an innovator in the design and construction of new homes and communities in the Edmonton region. Averton continues to grow with exciting new projects and amazing opportunities for our people.

Averton is immediately seeking an Accounts Payable with exceptional organizational and communication skills to join our team. We are only seeking candidates who can demonstrate an ability to organize and problem solve and with experience in residential new home construction.

Personality: At Averton, we strive to hire staff that fit our business culture. When you think of your work personality the following springs to mind:

  • I do tasks once, and do it right the first time
  • I see a problem, I find the solution
  • I do it today or tonight, not tomorrow
  • I see opportunity in challenges, not obstacles
  • I am a great problem solver and never give up
  • I don’t let my job description constrain me
  • I am committed to a lifetime of learning

Job Purpose:

Accounts Payable is the central resource for all invoicing and payments in the organization. They expertly handle all incoming invoices, reviewing them for discrepancies and ensuring authorization before payment.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Administer digital invoice inbox, directing invoices to approvers and following up to ensure timely payment
  • Review invoices for accuracy and correct authorization, protecting Averton interests
  • Enter invoices into Newstar for payment
  • Liaise with supplier AR personnel where necessary to clarify invoice and payment
  • Assist and guide team with general inquiries relating to accounts payable, payment statuses and invoicing questions
  • Complete preparation of payment within agreed upon timelines for each project
  • Prepare cheque batches for execution and subsequent release
  • Generate standard reports to accompany cheque batches
  • Complete special tasks as requested by Project Accounting Team
  • Be an expert on Averton AP policies and engage in initiatives for their improvement

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