Job Opportunities at Bob Wallace Demolition & Excavating 


Bob Wallace Demolition & Excavating has been in the business for more than 45 years, providing Demolition Services to Calgary and the surrounding areas. We are a family-owned and locally-operated business that is trusted by our clients to get the job done safely and professionally.


Are you an experienced Excavator Operator looking to join a trusted and reputable demolition company? If so, we have openings for talented Operators who want to join a successful operation and help it grow!


The Excavator Operator is responsible for performing excavations required for residential and small commercial structures in accordance with project guidelines.


  • Review and understand pre-project requirements including checklists, project blueprints, scope of work and required equipment and manpower

  • Conduct hazard assessments and report to management any gaps or barriers to commence project work, hazardous conditions, incidents, near misses or situations

  • Ensure project site is ready and safe to commence work (including required PPE)

  • Perform pre and post-trip inspections on equipment, perform general maintenance to ensure equipment is operating properly and report any inefficiencies to the Field Manager

  • Fuel and operate heavy equipment as required for excavation

  • Communicate professionally and respectfully with the Field Manager at all times regarding attendance and absences, manpower requirements, repairs on machinery and truck, project requirements and scheduling, and client changes and potential project delays resulting in a change order(s)

  • Advise the Field Manager on required inventory for the excavator and other equipment including equipment tools, replacement parts, tires, fuel, etc.

  • Responsible for ensuring compliance with company policies and provincial rules and regulations


  • A minimum of five (5) years of related heavy equipment operation experience

  • Strong experience digging basements, reading blueprints and loading trucks

  • A high level of awareness of surroundings, obstacles and barriers while excavatin


Along with the above requirements, our Operators must demonstrate a strong commitment to safety, possess strong communication and customer service skills and have the ability to work well under pressure and meet deadlines. The Operators must be prepared to work in all types of weather conditions and work a flexible schedule and may be asked to work additional hours during the busy season.


Compensation : $35 per hour to start.

How to Apply : We invite you to forward your resume by email to:

Bob Wallace Excavating Ltd. is an equal opportunity employer and we thank all applicants for submitting their resume. However, only those candidates considered for employment will be contacted.