Rakers, Pavers and Rollers – Burnaby BC

Do you have experience as an Asphalt Raker, Paver, or Roller? Our client, a locally-owned company based out of Burnaby BC, is looking for team players to build a brand new crew. If you want to join a hard-working company with good wages and benefits, this is a good move. Want to learn more? Give us a call at 604-343-3535 or text 250-483-5954!

Our client is the fastest-growing Asphalt and Concrete Company in Metro Vancouver. Unlike similar companies, our client never uses sub-contractors, so every employee can be counted on to be dedicated, thorough, and accountable. They provide and maintain their own equipment. They pride themselves on their commitment to customer service. There is no job too big or small for this team of superstars!

Burnaby, BC is located 10 KM (about a 20 minute drive) from Vancouver, BC’s main city core. As the 3rd-largest city in BC, Burnaby has something for everyone, such as arts and cultural facilities at Deer Lake Park; shopping at the famous Metropolis at Metrotown centre; and riding the trails on Burnaby Mountain. Burnaby is a beautiful, livable, vibrant, and sustainable community with a healthy economy and a respect for the natural environment.

"Burnaby Mountain View" by Kyle Pearce is licensed under CC BY 2.0

Salary: $20-$35 Depending on Experience

Benefits: Comprehensive benefits package, including Medical and Dental


  • Experience as either an Asphalt Raker, Paver, or Roller required.

Skills and Abilities:

  • Great communication skills and a good sense of humour
  • Must be physically fit with a high level of alertness and concentration
  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment
  • Attention to detail
  • Raker must have sound knowledge of the various types of highway and road surfaces
  • Paver and Roller requires good eye-hand coordination and great driving skills
  • Roller requires Valid Driver’s License

Duties and Responsibilities:

Asphalt Raker

  • Rake and spread asphalt mixes to the proper grade
  • Tamp and smooth joints, gutters, and connections in order for asphalt mixtures to properly adhere to the old surface
  • Smooth out all honeycombs and other defects which may appear after the tamping and rolling of the surface
  • Tamp and smooth asphalt surfaces inaccessible to a roller
  • Use hand and power tools to break up street surface material and perform other tasks incidental to the street repair process

Asphalt Roller

  • Drives machine in consecutive overlapping passes over surfaces that needs to be compacted, rolling asphalt to desired smoothness and compaction
  • Will attend to minor equipment maintenance inspections such as checking oil, greasing, checking transmission fluid and water
  • Should determine speed and direction of machine according to knowledge of compressibility of material under changing temperatures
  • Will operates hand roller, wacker, hand tamp over areas that are not accessible to road roller
  • Attend to other duties as assigned

Paver Operator

  • Must be able to operate the paver and other heavy equipment in an appropriate and safe manner
  • Inspects, cleans, repairs equipment and maintains using machines’ hand tools and report malfunctions to supervisors
  • Conduct daily safely checks and maintenance of the equipment
  • Must work productively, quickly and safely to meet production goals as outlined by the Field Supervisor or Project Manager
  • Lines paver appropriately to the work area and ensure proper application of the asphalt, smoothing it evenly to the desired height, width, and depth
  • Should actively participate in job-site and safety meetings and all Company related training
  • May operate trucks to transport equipment to and from production sites as required
  • Must partner with other crew members and perform additional tasks of other positions as instructed by the Field Supervisor and/or Operations to ensure daily schedules are met
  • Must maintain a courteous and professional manner with supervisors, co-workers, customers, and the public at all times



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