Why Hawkins

For over a decade, Hawkins Contracting has provided exceptional quality and service in the utilities, infrastructure, environmental and landscape construction industries. We’ve built an honourable reputation that we continue to build on.

Our reputation and results fuel our growth throughout the province and we often need quality people who can get the job done.

We take wellness and growth seriously, prioritizing a healthy and safe work environment and providing regular training and coaching.

We’re family-owned and operated and place a great deal of importance on values and character. We’re not afraid to celebrate our success. We have a great group of employees, and we like to reward them with parties, bonuses, and fun events (like go-carting and golf tournaments!) for all their hard work.

Job Opportunities

Hawkins Contracting offers competitive compensation packages that includes benefits and group RSP programs, paid emergency days and bonuses for full time employees. We thank you for your interest in joining the Hawkins Contracting team, only successful candidates will be contacted.

SKILLED LABOURERS

Position

Full Time

Experience

5 Years

HEAVY EQUIPMENT OPERATOR

Position

Full Time

Experience

5 Years

SITE SUPERVISOR

Position

Full Time

Experience

5+ Years

SKILLED LABOURERS

Job Description

As a labourer you will be supporting our construction projects on the ground. This will involve preparing worksites, moving materials, using hand and power tools, and supporting the project's site supervisor however you can. The more skilled you are, the more challenging your work will be and the more likely it is you will take the lead. In all cases, we will train and coach you to become more skilled with time. The right mix of character, experience and teachability is what will make you the right fit.

These are the attributes and values we are looking for: 

  • A team player.
  • An honest, reliable person.
  • Someone who has a healthy drive for work and looks to grow and improve
  • A courteous person who values wellness – health, safety, security, positivity and the general wellbeing of all.
This is a full-time position, with a starting hourly rate of $18-$32/hour, commensurate with ability and experience.

Qualifications:

  • Embody the values and attributes that our organization is built on and be motivated to contribute to our mission.
  • Experience working in civil, landscape, utilities, or infrastructure construction.
  • Experience using basic hand and power tools (shovels, chainsaws, cut off saws, jackhammers, etc.).
  • Experience working with concrete, sewer, interlock, or retaining walls.
  • Experience operating a skidsteer.
  • Experience operating an excavator is an asset.
  • Experience working with and around heavy equipment.
  • Able to perform basic layout and surveying.
  • Verbal communication skills, and experience working in a team.
  • Previous health and safety and/or first aid training is an asset.
  • Physically fit.
  • Valid driver’s license and regular access to a reliable vehicle.
  • Legally eligible to work in Canada.
  • Able to provide a driver’s license and abstract prior to interview.
Send us your resume and a summary of how you meet these requirements by using the ‘Apply Now’ link below.

Experience

5 Years

Position

Full Time

HEAVY EQUIPMENT OPERATOR

Job Description

As a heavy equipment operator, you’ll be spending most of your time working with a variety of heavy machinery, primarily excavators but also including bulldozers, loaders, skidsteers and rollers, while making sure that the machines are in good working order. There will be many different tasks from day to day, so we need someone who’s competent and willing to learn new skills. We also want someone who can work independently and can take initiative when there are unexpected challenges.

These are the attributes and values we are looking for: 

  • A team player.
  • An honest, reliable person.
  • Someone who has a healthy drive for work and looks to grow and improve
  • A courteous person who values wellness – health, safety, security, positivity and the general wellbeing of all.
This is a full-time position, with a starting hourly rate of $20-$34/hour, commensurate with ability and experience.

Working With Us

We take health and safety seriously. That’s why we expect all our employees to prioritize a safe work environment, and why we provide additional training to make sure everyone stays safe. We’re also a family-owned company that places a great deal of value in honest communication and family security. So while we do often have a brief seasonal layout (from January thru March), lay-offs are kept to a minimum, and we will always let you know if we’re bringing you back. We’re not afraid to celebrate our success either: we have a great group of employees, and we like to reward them with parties, bonuses, and fun events (like golf tournaments!) for all their hard work.

Qualifications

  • Embody the values and attributes that our organization is built on and be motivated to contribute to our mission.
  • Experience working as a heavy equipment operator in civil, landscape, earthworks or infrastructure construction.
  • Experience operating heavy equipment, primarily excavators and bulldozers.
  • Previous health and safety training an asset, and a strong commitment towards health and safety in the workplace.
  • Verbal communication skills, and experience working in a team.
  • Previous health and safety and/or first aid training is an asset.
  • Physically fit.
  • Valid driver’s license and regular access to a reliable vehicle.
  • Legally eligible to work in Canada.
  • Able to provide a driver’s license and abstract prior to interview.
Send us your resume and a summary of how you meet these requirements by using the ‘Apply Now’ link below.

Experience

5 Years

Position

Full Time

SITE SUPERVISOR

Job Description

As a site supervisor, you are the expert and leader of the crew, the resources, the production, and ultimately, the success of the project. There will be many different tasks from day to day, so we need someone with a broad skill set. We do projects all over Ontario and beyond, so a willingness to travel (with a travel allowance of course) is a big asset. We offer exceptional pay and great hours, and plenty of opportunity for growth and promotion. Here, is where you find a career!   This is a full-time position, with a starting hourly rate of $30-$40/hour, based on ability and experience. Supervisors also receive an annual bonus based on their project’s profits, a company truck or truck allowance, and a company cell phone.  

These are the attributes and values we are looking for: 

  • A team player.
  • An honest, reliable person.
  • Someone who has a healthy drive for work and looks to grow and improve
  • A courteous person who values wellness – health, safety, security, positivity and the general wellbeing of all.
 

Qualifications

  • Embody the values and attributes that our organization is built on and be motivated to contribute to our mission.
  • Experience supervising and leading people and projects.
  • Dedicated to superior health and safety standards.
  • Experience working in our industries: civil, utilities, infrastructure and landscape construction.
  • Experience working with heavy equipment as one of your primary assets.
  • Proficient at blueprint reading, takeoffs, survey and layout.
  • Sound knowledge of aggregates, concrete and asphalt.
  • Experience performing and supervising site servicing.
  • Excellent record of customer service.
  • Strong and varied communication skills.
  • Cultured team building and development skills.
  • Valid driver’s license and regular access to a reliable vehicle.
  • Legally eligible to work in Canada.
  • Able to provide a driver’s license and abstract prior to interview.
Send us your resume and a summary of how you meet these requirements by using the ‘Apply Now’ link below.

Experience

5+ Years

Position

Full Time

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