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Equipment Operator/Labourer for Snow Crew

  • Temporary / Contract
  • Marathon
  • 2023-10-31

Cress Contracting

Cress Contracting has the following positions available:

3 Full-Time – Equipment Operator/Labourer for Snow Crew
5 Part-Time – Equipment Operator/Labourer for Snow Crew


The Snow Crew Operator/Labourer is responsible for clearing and de-icing of roadways, parking lots, driveways, sidewalks, walkways, steps, etc… Snow removal is 24/7. Therefore, this position requires the successful applicant to work irregular hours, often overnight, so an open schedule is a must. Applicants must be available and committed to work on very short notice, at all times of the day and night, as dictated by the weather and operational response requirements. This position requires the successful applicant to be physically fit. $25-$35 per hour, based on experience. Full-time employment in the spring may be an option. Snow season runs from November 1st to April 30th.


  • Respond promptly to calls for on call snow and ice events
  • Conduct pre-shift inspections and maintenance on all equipment
  • Clear snow and ice accumulations from customer sites from designated areas
  • Pile snow in designated and approved locations only
  • Be available for communication, at all times of day or night
  • Document and report any obstacles at site(s)


  • Work outdoors in freezing weather conditions (bring your own jacket, gloves, hat, etc.)
  • Be in good physical condition; able to lift, push or carry 50 pounds without restriction
  • Provide safe, detail-oriented execution of assigned work
  • Understand and carry out all instructions
  • Work well under pressure while paying attention to all details and goals
  • Have transportation to reach our location or jobsite
  • Cooperate with team members in accomplishing a common goal
  • Must live within a maximum of 30 minutes driving distance from our Marathon Equipment Yard
  • A valid driver’s license with a clean driver’s abstract is required


  • Pickup truck with plow and spreader
  • Backhoe
  • Skid steer
  • Tractor with 8-foot snow blower
  • Loader
  • Tractor for sidewalk plowing
  • Grader
  • Tri axle dump truck

JOB TYPES: Full-time, Temporary, Part-time

PAY: $25.00 – $35.00 per hour


  • 10 hour shift
  • 12 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Holidays
  • Night shift
  • On call
  • Overnight shift
  • Weekend availability


  • Bonus pay


  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)


  • Snow Removal: 1 year (Preferred)

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