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Why work for Standard General?

Standard General offers exciting and rewarding careers, we are always looking for individuals who are bright and resourceful.

During our peak season, we employ more than 300 staff. This includes foreman, general labourers, accountants, estimators, project coordinators, hoe-operators, grader operators and many more rewarding positions. Our people are our priority at Standard General; we promote from within and provide an excellent salary and benefits package.

Our focus is on providing an atmosphere that promotes safe working procedures/practices and a commitment to our environment. This ensures that our operations are safe and that our environment is a number one priority.

Thank you for considering employment at Standard General and we look forward to meeting you.

Current Openings

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Drugs and Alcohol Policy

Standard General Inc. is committed to providing a safe and stimulating work environment for its employees. Recognizing the potential negative effects of alcohol and drugs on the organization, in particular the hazards those individuals who abuse alcohol and/or drugs pose to themselves, their co-workers, and the general public, the Company has implemented a drug and alcohol policy. All new employees with SG are required to pass a drug and alcohol test for employment. Click this link to view the policy.

Student Partnering Program

The Student Partnering Program assists post secondary students with the cost of tuition and books while providing summer work opportunities in their field of study. A mentor is also assigned to provide guidance and advice to the student. Please download the brochure to take a look at this opportunity. Click this link to view the brochure.

Unionized Environment

Standard General is a unionized organization, supported by the International Union of Operating Engineers, Local No. 955 and the Construction and Specialized Workers Union Local No. 1111