Fort McKay Group of Companies LP

Process and Equipment Operators

Process Operators

  • Entry level process operators up to power engineers

Equipment Operators

  • Operators for all sizes of mining haul trucks
  • Operators for dozers, graders, loaders and excavators

General Labours

  • Dredge Operators that ensure tailings ponds are free from debris, and inspect all pipes for leaks, cracks or damages. Operators performing these tasks are certified tender boat, with the ability to run both diesel and electric dredges.
  • Qualified labourers are provided to the Bird Environmental Team (BET) that is comprised of qualified labourers who operate boats on the tailings ponds.

Civil Projects

  • T&LD Civil group projects
  • Road building
  • Sump building and sump cleanouts
  • Ditch digging, and swails
  • Reclamation
  • Project construction
  • Break in jobs
  • Road maintenance
  • Pad building
  • Dyke repairing


  • Operating dozer, loader, grader, excavator, haul truck and labour work
  • Building ditches and sumps
  • Working in muskeg
  • Setting up, moving and switching out pumps and heaters
  • Fueling pumps and heater

Sand Placement

  • Operating dozer, loader, grapple loader, grader, wiggle wagon
  • Labour is required
  • Dyke building
  • Sand cell operation
  • Various job working with moving pipe and pipe set up


  • Fluid transfer
  • Maintain pond balance via utilization of dredges, standalone diesel pumps, and booster pump houses
  • Monitor & maintain equipment
  • Operate heavy equipment
  • Operate work boat and tender
  • Fueling equipment
  • Pipeline bolt up
  • On pond boom work
  • Winterization

Birds and environmental team (BET)

  • Operating work boat and ice breaker on tailings ponds
  • Operating loader, SHERP, Kubota, Argo 
  • Setting up, maintaining, and taking down bird cannons and bird deterrents
  • Switching out propane tanks
  • Hazing birds

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