NL, NS, ON, PE, QC
LOCATIONS DESIGNATED RED SEAL
Median wage in Canada
HEO EXCAVATOR operators operate excavators to excavate, move, lift, strip, stockpile and place earth, rock, gravel or other materials. They work in the construction and maintenance of roads, bridges, airports and utilities, and constructing gas and oil pipelines, tunnels, buildings and other structures. Performing tasks:
- Performs safety-related functions and common occupational skills.
- Performs scheduled maintenance and inspections of equipment.
- Transports equipment.
- Operates excavators.
ABOUT RED SEAL TRADES
The Red Seal Program, formally known as the Interprovincial Standards Red Seal Program, is a program that sets common standards to assess the skills of tradespeople across Canada. The industry is heavily involved in developing the national standard for each trade. It is a partnership between the federal government, provinces, and territories responsible for apprenticeship training and trade certification in their jurisdictions.