Heavy Equipment Operator

About us

Gary Parker Excavating Limited of Greenwood NS has been in the business of heavy civil work for several decades. We are a professional and caring company working in a demanding and fast-paced industry. It is our goal is to grow sustainably and create stable employment opportunities in the Annapolis Valley, NS.

Our work environment includes:

  • On-the-job training
  • Lively atmosphere
  • Safe work environment

Our operators undertake: Trenching, Sub-grade Excavation, Sloping/Banking, Ditching, Digging at Grade, Rough and Finish Grade Work, Material Handling, Backfilling.

We ask our operators to conduct pre-operational equipment checks and daily preventative maintenance.

Minimum 3 years proven experience as an excavator operator (6 ton and up) is required. Come ready to work in all weather conditions.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: $18.00-$21.00 per hour

Additional pay:

  • Overtime pay


  • Extended health care
  • RRSP match


  • 10 hour shift
  • Overtime
  • Weekend availability

COVID-19 considerations:
Gary Parker Excavating Limited has a Covid-19 Vaccination at Work Policy.

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Greenwood, NS: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)


  • excavator operator: 3 years (required)