The Install Operator at Almita is responsible for the successful installation of screw piles, including the safety and productivity of the crew around them. This role works closely with the Field Supervisor on site, and may occasionally be called upon to take on the role of a Field Supervisor, which may include engaging with customers on behalf of Almita.


  • Can effectively correct a pile during install and competent at hanging extensions and installation of battered piles
  • Demonstrates understanding of all piles sizes and types, including bucket piles
  • Has experience in installing most piles sizes ranging from 4 ½” to 42”
  • Can quickly and accurately read and communicate specifications and directions from detailed plans and drawings
  • Demonstrates a solid understanding of the factors impacting install, including install specifications (such as torque and embedment), vertical and battered piles, limits (such as overhead power lines) and installing on slopes or difficult terrain (including various ground conditions)
  • Demonstrated ability to complete installations on most ground conditions
  • Ability to load/unload machines onto trailers and knows the correct method for chaining machines for transport requiring only minimal assistance
  • Demonstrates safe operating procedures (start-up, operation, stopping, etc.) and understands machine limits (both load and voltage)


  • Analytical Thinking
  • Commitment to Learning
  • Initiative
  • Detail Oriented
  • Safety Orientation
  • Teamwork and Collaboration
  • Organized
  • Organizational Awareness


The following are required:

  • High school diploma or GED
  • Class 5 Driver’s License

The following are considered assets:

  • Knowledge of industry-related tools (sockets, wrenches and some air tools)
  • Team building and leadership training or experience
  • Basic construction experience
  • Previous machine operating experience
  • Installation experience in three different divisions of construction, such as T & D, Oil and Gas, Commercial, Residential
  • Class 1 Driver’s License is an asset