journeyman heavy equipment technician in grand prairies

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CA$ 37 per hour
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grand prairies, alberta
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Skilled Trades and Industrial Management
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CA$ 37 per hour
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We have an excellent opportunity for JOURNEYMAN Heavy Equipment Techs in the GRANDE PRAIRIE AREA!!

This is for a well established company that offers great benefits and room for growth!

Reporting to the Service Manager, the Heavy Equipment Technician is responsible for providing repairs, overhauls, and new builds for construction, forestry, utility and mining related equipment. This position will employ logic and deductive reasoning in diagnosing and troubleshooting.

Successful candidate will be available to choose between a 7 on 7 off shift rotation or a 5 on and 2 off rotation

Field Premium
Norther Living Premium
Boot and Tool Allowance
RRSP Matching
Option of 7on/7 off or 5 and 2 schedule.

Perform assemblies, preventative maintenance, repairs and complete overhauls on heavy equipment servicing the construction, forestry, utility, and mining industries.
Diagnose faults or malfunctions using computerized or other testing equipment to determine extent of repair required.
Make recommendations regarding extent of repairs and suggest methods of improvement.
Think logically and keep up with changes in technology.
Interpret work order and technical manuals.
Complete job specific reports and paperwork as needed.
Have a strong awareness and attitude towards workplace health and safety.
Motivated and able to work in a challenging environment with minimal supervision.
Work remotely in adverse weather conditions. Job tasks may be physically demanding lifting up to 50 lbs. Confined Space work is required.
Other duties as required.

Requires a thorough knowledge of maintenance and repair of mining equipment.
Strong organizational skills.
The ability to use precision measuring tools along with hand and power tools.
The ability to follow instruction, utilize shop and assembly manuals and be able to work with minimal supervision.
Possess a strong work ethic, a commitment to excellence, acute safety awareness.
The ability and attitude to ensure compliance to all workplace health and safety policies.
Effective interpersonal skills, including tact and diplomacy with a variety of individuals and groups.

This position is only available to JOURNEYMAN Heavy Equipment Technicianc/ Heavy Duty

Please email your resume to or call 780-420-1120


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