Cobalt Construction Inc.

Why join our team?

Cobalt Construction is always looking for committed individuals who are wishing to develop their careers. Cobalt’s commitment to our employees is emphasized by our training opportunities in safety and career development. To achieve this goal, we offer our employees in-house training, and through courses at the Northern Safety Network Yukon and Yukon College campuses. Your skills will be put to use on a wide variety of projects all around the North.

Cobalt Construction employs over 150 workers seasonally. Positions include but aren’t limited to: labourers, servicemen, flaggers, class 1 and 3 drivers with air brakes endorsement, heavy equipment operators, drillers, camp cooks, administration, project managers, project controllers, surveyors, foreman and superintendents.

We are always looking for good workers so send your resumes in and let us find you a spot! Please submit resumes in PDF format by email to jobs@cobaltconstruction.ca with the subject line titled with the position you are applying for.

Date Posted Position
September 2019

Cobalt is seeking to employ an experienced journeyman steel fabricator/welder for a full-time, year-round position at our shop here in Whitehorse.

Please send a .pdf copy of your resume, other file types will not be opened.

Successful applicants will be:

  • Locally based as in town accommodation will not be provided
  • Able to work independently and with a high attention to detail
  • Safety conscious
  • Highly motivated and able to keep up with a fast-paced environment
  • Energetic and responsible
  • To be considered applicants must have:

    • Valid tickets
    • Ability to operate a CNC plasma cutting machine
    • Valid class 5 driver’s license
    March 2019

    Please send a .pdf copy of your resume, other file types will not be opened.

    SHOP HAND
    At our yard in Whitehorse – duties include steaming/washing vehicles, unloading trucks, cleaning and organizing shop, assisting mechanics/welders/parts person with daily duties. This position is best suited to those mechanically inclined and interested in learning about equipment maintenance and repair. The job does include physical labour and applicants must have a valid class 5 driver’s license.

    PILOT TRUCK DRIVER
    Both for guiding trucks hauling heavy equipment and for safely leading traffic through a construction zone. Applicants must have a valid class 5 driver’s license.

    SKILLED LABOURERS
    We have an upcoming MSE wall building project in the Victoria Gold Mine site and are looking for helping hands. Applicants must be comfortable with manual labour and be physically fit. Fall protection certification not required but encouraged. Workers must be able to pass a pre employment drug test in order to access the mine site.

    CLASS 1 DRIVERS
    Seeking low bed and winch truck drivers. Applicants must have valid class 1 driver’s license with airbrakes endorsement and experience hauling heavy equipment. Applicants will be subjected to pre-employment safety screening.

    HEAVY EQUIPMENT OPERATORS
    Experience in road construction and open pit mining. Minimum 5 years experience on any of the following: Hoe, dozer, grader or rock truck. Must be able to pass pre-access drug test in order to qualify for camp work.

    Competitive wages and overtime available to successful applicants.

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