At Almita, the Swamper is responsible for assisting the Install Operator with the installation of helical piles while following established safe work practices and procedures.


  • Responsible for placement, targeting and leveling the pile while being aware of overhead hazards and falling debris
  • Pin up the pile while looking for visible defects to equipment
  • Hook up drive cans and safety chains
  • Work safely, report and correct unsafe conditions
  • Maintain a high standard of housekeeping, keeping the site as tidy as possible to prevent injuries and property damage


  • Teamwork and Collaboration
  • Analytical Thinking
  • Safety Oriented
  • Flexibility
  • Initiative
  • Decision Making
  • Commitment to Learning
  • Organizational Awareness

The following are required:

  • Ability to use basic construction hand tools
  • Class 5 Drivers Licence with clean drivers abstract (No GDL)

The following are considered assets:

  • Industry tickets such as CSTS, OSSA/BSO, TDG and First Aid
  • 1-2 years of industrial, oil and gas or construction experience
  • Experience with helical piles, micropiles, and/or shoring.