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Shutdown Laborer

Location: Edmonton, AB, Canada
Date Posted: Aug 1, 2022
Category: General Labor
Job ID: 113505

Job Description

The Opportunity:

Event Details: Four Points by Sheraton, Sherwood Park (1005 Provincial Ave, Sherwood Park)
Event Time: 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM LOCAL TIME
Please bring a resume and copy of valid safety tickets!

The Opportunity 

Clean Harbors is looking for Seasonal Shutdown Laborers to join our team on a temporary basis based out of our Edmonton location! This position requires the candidate to safely perform labor tasks including, but not limited to - confined space entry working in vessels or tanks, rigging in and out, working at heights, high-pressure water blasting up to 40k PSI and assisting with job site preparation.

You would be supporting projects mainly throughout Alberta, but out-of-province travel may be required. Availability is necessary for training starting mid-July with projects spanning August through October 2022.


Why work for Clean Harbors? 


  • Health and Safety is our #1 priority and we live it 3-6-5!;
  • Earn a competitive wage of up to $26.00/hour depending on qualifications and previous experience;
  • On the job training will be provided to all employees;
  • Personal Protective Equipment is provided to all employees;
  • Possibility of joining our team on a permanent basis after the season is complete!


Key Responsibilities:  


  • Ensuring that Health and Safety is the number one priority by complying with all safe work practices, policies, and processes and acting in a safe manner at all times;
  • Operates and stages various units (i.e., High-Pressure, Hydrovac, Combo and Vac);
  • Work in confined spaces such as vessels and tanks under supplied air;
  • Perform general labor duties as assigned, including the use of hand tools, power tools, and high-pressure water blasting equipment with PSI up to 40k;
  • Work as part of a team with Clients, Co-workers & Supervisors. 


What does it take to work for Clean Harbors? 


  • Class 5 Drivers License preferred;
  • Ability to access Client sites which may require clearance of a drug and alcohol screen, may require Covid-19 rapid antigen test and/or proof of vaccination;
  • Candidates with valid Safety Tickets will be given priority (i.e., H2S Alive, CSTS 2020, Energy Safety Canada Fall Protection, Energy Safety Canada Confined Space Entry & Monitor);
  • Previous Vacuum Truck and/or High-Pressure unit operating experience preferred;
  • Previous labor-intensive experience;
  • Willing and able to be away from home travelling for extended periods and the ability to work 10–12-hour shifts;
  • Willing to work night shifts when required;
  • Previous shutdown/turnaround experience is an asset. 


Wondering what to expect in starting your career with Clean Harbors? Click Here to view a Day in the Life Video! 


40-years of sustainability in action. Clean Harbors is the leading provider of environmental, energy and industrial services throughout the United States, Canada, Mexico and Puerto Rico.  Everywhere industry meets environment, Clean Harbors is on-site, providing premier environmental, energy and industrial services. We are solving tough problems through innovation and proven methodology – come be part of the solution with us. 


Join our safety focused team today!  To learn more about our company, and to apply online for this exciting opportunity, visit us at 


We thank all those interested in joining the Clean Harbors team; however only those that complete the online application and meet the minimum job qualifications will be considered for this role. 

Clean Harbors is a Military & Veteran friendly company.

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