Concrete Saw Operator – Leadhand

Cobra Electric Services Ltd.
Full Time

Salary: $36.09 / hour

An opportunity exists at Cobra Electric Services Ltd. for concrete saw operator – lead hand. These are a full-time position based out Cobra’s yard in Surrey and will report to the Project Manager.  The position is a union position with the IBEW 213.

Scope of work is as follows: Installation of traffic loops at various locations throughout the Lower Mainland.  Work includes operating walk-behind saws, installation of loop materials, handling of hot sealant, installation of conduit underground, using truck mounted vacuum to collect loop sludge, site clean up, any additional work required.

The successful candidate shall have the following qualifications:

  • Previous construction (civil operations) experience.
  • 2 years of supervisory experience.
  • Valid Class 5 driver’s license.  Driver’s abstract will be required.
  • Experience with the following tools/equipment: walk-behind concrete saws, compressors, jack hammers, cut-off saws, plate tampers of various sizes, jumping jacks, trash pumps, gensets, light towers.
  • Experience in working in traffic an asset.
  • Traffic Control Certification is an asset, training also provided.
  • Experience towing various trailers.
  • Ability to work shift work when needed (days, nights, or weekends possible).
  • Team player with a positive attitude.
  • Willing to work in various weather conditions.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills; and,
  • Dedicated, committed and safety conscious.

Job duties include the following:

  • Working alongside and directing a small crew up to 5 people
  • Driving truck with trailer from Surrey yard to various jobsites throughout the mainland.
  • Loading and unloading saw cutting equipment.
  • Clean and prepare construction sites to eliminate possible hazards.
  • Loading, unloading and cleanliness of vehicle and equipment.
  • Operating hand and power tools of all types.
  • Maintain, clean and basic daily maintenance of equipment and tools.
  • Perform physical labour in a variety of different construction projects.
  • Operation of concrete saw, vacuum system, jack hammer.
  • Handling of hot sealant.
  • Will require some hand digging on site.
  • Reviewing site drawings and confirming site details.
  • Report to and communicate with the Project Manager on daily progress.

If you are excited to be a part of our dynamic and expanding team, we invite you to apply by submitting your resume via this advertisement, or by email at Please note, only qualified shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Mainroad Group is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity and inclusion in our workplace. We welcome and respect people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives. We are committed to creating a fair and equitable work environment where everyone can thrive and succeed.