Work at Kieswetter Excavating

At Kieswetter Excavating you will be working with highly experienced professionals who love what they do.  We work on a variety of projects throughout Waterloo Region, Guelph and Surrounding Area. We foster growth through ongoing feedback and a positive working environment.  We are a family-owned company that values and respects the members of our team.  We provide excellent compensation and benefits.  Working at Kieswetter is more than a job, it is a career.  Check below for available positions and click on the link at the bottom of the page to apply.

We are presently accepting applications for the following positions:

General Labourer (Entry-Level)

If you are a motivated individual looking for an entry-level position, this is the opportunity for you.  You must be eager to work and ready to learn.   You must be a team player that takes pride in your workmanship.  A good portion of our team started here.  This is the best place to begin and learn the technical side of the industry from our experienced professionals.

Experienced Heavy Equipment Operators

We are presently seeking experienced operators for Excavator, Bulldozer, Wheel Loader, Skidsteer, Track Loader and Articulated Trucks.  You must be a conscientious operator that cares about the quality of your workmanship and maintenance of your equipment.  A minimum of 5 years experience is required but attitude and ability are equally as important. 

Skilled Labourer

If you are already experienced in construction and looking for a career move to a strong and reputable company, then please apply.  Many of our skilled labourers come from other excavating, sewer and watermain and landscaping companies.  If you are able to offer our team an experienced hand, then we want to hear from you.


We are presently seeking experienced pipelayers to join our industry-leading site servicing crews. You must be reliable, able to work well in a team in environment and be able to achieve a high level of workmanship.

General Superintendent

We are presently seeking a Superintendent capable of managing civil projects.  The candidate must be capable of assessing and co-ordinating project needs and performing supervisory tasks including layout.  Excellent interpersonal skills are a must as is a desire to do things right the first time. 

Experienced Project Manager
We are presently seeking an experienced Project Manager capable of managing civil contracts.   The candidate must have excellent interpersonal skills and be able to communicate effectively with co-workers, field staff, suppliers and clientele.  The candidate must be meticulous in their work and pay attention to detail.  As the environment is fast-paced, the ability to prioritize work loads is critical.  Experience in estimation of civil contracts is also an asset. 

Experienced Civil Estimator

We are presently seeking an Experienced Civil Estimator.  Candidates should have 10+ years experience with estimating, including both unit rate and lump sum tenders.  Experience with estimating software such as B2W is an asset.  Position is full-time, salary plus benefits. 

We are presently seeking candidates to assist with construction surveying.  Tasks will include suveying for grading, site servicing, curb & sidewalk, topos of sites and stockpiles, gradeholding for excavations, etc.  Experience with data preparation is an asset but not necessarily required.  The ability to communicate, be flexible, multitask and prioritize workloads is a necessity.

Office Administrator

We are presently seeking candidates to assist with administrative functions.  Daily tasks will include but not be limited to data entry and management for accounts payables, receivables, payroll and job costing reports using Viewpoint Software.

AZ/DZ Truck Drivers
We are presently accepting applications for AZ truck drivers to join our team of professional drivers.  You must be reliable and show care for your truck.  Previous experience in a dump truck, trailer and/or float application is a must.