General Labourer

Carbon Upcycling Technologies

Carbon Upcycling Technologies

Calgary, AB, Canada
Posted on Friday, January 19, 2024

Company Description

Carbon Upcycling is on a mission to become the most impactful carbontech company of this decade by transforming CO2 emissions into the materials of tomorrow.

Working in carbontech is an adventure reserved for the bold. You'll be working on the frontier of decarbonization, where the answers aren't always clear, facing the challenges no one has ever solved before – but you won't be alone.

From our talented engineers to our dedicated researchers, our global team is bonded by our shared desire to make a difference at a time and scale that is imperative to the future of our planet.

Hiring Philosophy

The right candidate for this role might not have every qualification listed in this job description. You may have skills that we haven’t considered. If you think you’d make a great candidate for this position, please apply let and us know why. We look forward to hearing from you!

Job Title: General Labourer

Job Type: Full-time permanent

Department: Field Operations

Location: Calgary

Role Overview: Plays an important role in the research and development team; works in a dynamic carbon capture utilization and manufacturing environment; responsible for construction and maintenance projects on site; reports to the Field Operations Manager


  • Performs general and skilled labour tasks during the fabrication, construction, and commissioning of Carbon Upcycling’s research and development facilities, which may include assisting with equipment installation and assembly, setting up the workspace, and overall organization
  • Performs routine general and skilled labour tasks during operations, which may include transporting, organizing, loading and unloading testing materials and handling various chemicals and carbon-based materials while following safety instructions and protocols
  • Ensuring that safety guidelines are adhered to at all times
  • Cleaning, and maintaining a tidy environment on a daily basis
  • Attend safety and other operational meetings as required
  • Takes appropriate actions to correct any issues on site raise safety issues or concerns
  • Maintains productivity that meets/exceeds standards
  • Leads and contributes to the team and the whole facility in a positive way


  • 1-3+ years of experience working as a general or skilled labourer
  • Must be able to lift heavy objects and be able to perform a variety of repetitive physical tasks.
  • Highly motivated and energetic and able to work autonomously and under pressure
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Trade experience in mechanics, and construction is an asset
  • Experience in equipment operation and maintenance is strongly preferred
  • Operational experience in industrial facilities is an asset
  • Working experience operating electrical and non-electrical equipment is an asset
  • Experience and comfortability in handling powdered or hazardous materials is an asset
  • Forklift training and welding experience are an asset
  • First Aid trained or willing to obtain certification
  • Able to maintaining composure in a fast-paced environment
  • Participates and successfully passes formal orientation training

Language: English


  • Salary competitive
  • Benefits include extended health benefits, paid parental leave, bereavement time, paid vacation and sick leave, health and life insurance
  • Extensive training and development opportunities