Heavy Equipment Operator

TIPS Personnel is currently recruiting for a heavy equipment operator to work in a Calgary facility that handles manufacturing engineered steel products for rail, energy, and industrial end markets, on a temporary to full time basis.

The equipment operator will be operating mainly front loaders, but we are looking for those with experience on Volvo120 (at least 1000 hours)

The ideal candidate will have at least 3 years of experience in heavy equipment operation. Candidate must be mechanically inclined and have good understanding of safety protocol and procedures. We are looking for a candidate who works great in a team environment and preferably has some team lead experience as this candidate will be a huge asset within the yard operations.

Job Responsibilities

• Ensure the safety of self and coworkers

• Ensure that all safety operations procedures are followed
• Operate all equipment in a safe manner
• Meet production and quality targets

We are looking for not only a qualified candidate but a candidate with a good, positive attitude to go into a fun equal opportunity environment and thrive.

If you feel you are a fit for this position send us your resume to team@tipsstaffing, along with your wage expectations.

Warehouse Personnel

Our office is looking for students or part timers looking for spring and summer work to come join our team! This position is great for people looking for flexibility.

We are looking for people available for shifts 2-3 days a week for light labour, this could extend to full time, with flexible days worked, working up to 5 days a week.

We are looking for great people who have experience in warehousing; loading and unloading, picking, packing etc. This position will be dealing mostly with packing within an assembly line.

Those with experience may be considered for a line lead position that we are also actively recruiting for!


Job Description:

- Loading and unloading trucks of material - candidate must be able to lift up to 25lbs

- Taking inventory of shipments (this involves both paper and computer based documentation)

- Maintaining work place cleanliness

- Ensuring that all duties are complete, assisting the team where needed to ensure all daily operations are complete

- Work along assembly packaging chips, juice, and other perishable items into boxes and store ready display units


What We Offer:

- Flexible schedule

- Weekly paycheques!

- Cash advances

- Fun work environment

- AWESOME team to work alongside!!


If you are interested in coming to work for our company, come by our office today, or send us off an email to team@tipsstaffing.com!

We are located at 324 39 Ave SE, open from 6am to 6pm.

Vehicle Offloading

Are you young, energetic and fun? Are you reliable, punctual and responsible? Do you love driving cars, especially BRAND new vehicles?

If the answer to all of the questions above is YES, we may have the perfect position for you!

We are in need of awesome individuals to work in a rail yard unloading brand new vehicles from rail cars. Workers will be driving the brand new vehicles through the rail cars and off into the yard. Once off the rail car, workers will be parking the vehicles in the appropriate areas in the yard. This job can often be dangerous if workers are not careful and fully coherent. We are looking for someone who is alert at all times and able to work within all weather conditions.



-Physically fit

-Able to stand, bend, squat, lift, shimmy for long periods of time

-Able to lift at least 50 pounds

-Able to work in all weather conditions

-Extremely focused both in and out of vehicles

-Very safety conscious


Must Haves:

-VALID Class 5 driver’s license

-MUST know how to drive both manual and standard transmissions

-Clean 3 years driver’s abstract

-Clean criminal background 


Position Includes:

-Full time hours (fluctuates weekly based on volume of rail cars)

-Morning Shifts, Afternoon Shifts AND Evening Shifts (must be open to all availability)

-Potential for on call

-Tons of overtime potential – Candidate must be okay with working long days!

-Overtime pay available 


First 10 training shifts are paid at 14$/hr, wage increases to $15/hr for remainder of probation period. Wage to be negotiated post 10 week probation

If this sounds like something you’d like to do, but most importantly if you are interested in joining our awesome team, apply today and you’ll be driving cool brand new cars! Of course that’s going to be a lot of Ford Focuses, but who wouldn’t want to opportunity to drive brand new sports cars.. AND get paid for it!


If you are interested in this position and would like to know more, please forward us your resume TODAY! Email team@tipsstaffing.com. All qualified candidates will be contacted.

Handy Man

We are looking for strong, hard working, independent individuals to join our construction/Reno team. We are looking for people who are interested in long term positions in the construction industry.

Job Description:

This position is with a building company. We are looking for people with knowledge of building and repairing. Daily tasks include; drywall installation, mudding, tapping, painting, etc.. We are looking for people who have the skills and motivation it takes to be a part of a construction team.

This person must be alert and have exceptional attention to detail. This position is very independent, so we are looking for responsible candidates.


-Experience in residential/commercial construction or renovations

-Knowledge of and demonstrated proficiency in multiple trades’ functions such as carpentry, drywall, painting, etc.

-Knowledge of various tools and equipment (Must have own basic tools hammer, hand drill, tape measure, caulking gun, paint brushes, rollers, etc)

-No formal education required, but the ability to perform basic arithmetic such as taking measurements is essential

-Must have own transportation and method of contact (car & cellphone)

-Clean criminal background

-Ability to coordinate several simultaneous tasks while maintaining positive attitude

-Self motivated with the ability to work independently

-Must be punctual, reliable and have a great work ethic


Starting rate is $20.00/hr


We are looking for candidates who are interested in starting as soon as possible.. So apply today!!!

Forklift Operators

We are currently looking for both sit down and stand up certified forklift operators to work in our warehouses. We are looking for those who are able to operate in narrow isles and assist in loading and unloading trucks. As well as putting product onto the floor in the designated places. We are looking for flexible individuals who are able to adapt into any work environment, as some times you will be required off of lift to assist within other duties.


-Valid forklift ticket  

-Minimum one year experience

-Clean background

There are a few shifts available, Monday through Friday – day shift or a Sunday through Thursday afternoon shift. We are hoping for individuals who are available for both and would have the ability to switch between as production fluctuates.

This position is a full time placement with long term potential. Starting rate is between 16-18$/hr. After a probationary period worked there is potential for wage negotiation and benefit package.

We are in need of workers with amazing attitudes who are able to take direction! We need reliable and punctual people who are willing to learn new things. There a few positions available and accept those applicants with either valid tickets. Ideally are looking for those with Raymond Reach experience.

If you are interested, please send your resume to the team@tipsstaffing.com! All qualified candidates will be contacted.

Tent and Awning Setup

Are you looking for a promising career or job opportunity? Do you consider yourself responsible, eager, and motivated?


We are looking for individuals who enjoy working with their hands and are interested in assisting as well as leading in the set-up of tents and awnings. Individuals will need to be comfortable working at heights and taking on long term projects outdoors in all weather conditions. The tents and awnings are used in the commercial industry for dealerships and businesses. Manual dexterity is a must. Individuals will be utilizing a variety of general skills such as the use of hand tools, holding poles in place, standing for long periods of time, and working as a team. It is important that individuals are versatile and patient. This position is within an industrial labour sector in and around Calgary. We look for individuals who believe in working as a team and want to succeed as part of a workplace family!

Job Requirements:

-          Steel toed boots

-          Manual dexterity

-          Ability to lift 50 lbs +

-          Punctuality

-        Previous experience an asset!!


-          Able to work effectively in a high volume – fast paced environment

-          Able to work as part of a team

-          Able to take direction clearly

-          Patient

-          Detail orientated

-          Able to take ownership of duties and responsibilities

-          Friendly and courteous demeanor


-          FULL TIME (summer students welcome!)

-          Shifts times vary based on projects and positions

*Wages to be negotiated during interview*

We pride ourselves in going above and beyond for our employees and we believe that respect is the foundation of a good working environment. Allow us to help you succeed and be the best you, you can be.

Stop by the office and meet our team! We are open Monday to Friday from 6am to 6pm!

Our address is 324 39 Ave SE.