Skilled workers with no sense of employment security or advancement opportunities.
Heavy Equipment Operator (Current Employee) – Fort McMurray, AB – 28 September 2014
-Shift starts @ 6:00 am with toolbox safety meetings then go into the field.
- Walk around safety pre-checks on equipment exterior/interior, Paperwork (FLRA's, & equipment log-in hours/maintenance book), conduct series of brake tests, systems/control tests (steering,lights, horn etc..).
-Await further instruction.
-Awesome teamwork with clear instructions.
-Indecisive project planning creates tough down time with lack of productivity.
-Gratification is rewarding after project is complete.
Many talented Operator employed including myself with no sense of job security or advancement opportunities.
camp was great, peers were same age group, and awesome team work environment.
job security was # 1 issue, poor leadership with indecisive project planning methods.