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Field Heavy Duty Mechanic (7x7 Continuous Shift)

Edmonton, AB
Full Time
4 days ago
Company:Finning Canada

Number of Openings: 4

Worker Type:Permanent

Position Overview:Join the Finning Canada family, part of the world's largest Caterpillar dealer. We are currently looking for a dedicated Heavy Duty Equipment Technician who based in Edmonton, AB and reporting to the Field Service Supervisor, will be required to work on and preform all repairs, troubleshooting, adjusting, overhauling, and maintaining mobile heavy-duty Caterpillar equipment used in construction, forestry, mining, oil, and gas, must be able to perform each essential function adequately.

This position will be a 7 on, 7 off continuous shift operating a shared, tooled Finning service truck.

If you are a safety conscious team player, self-motivated, autonomous, detail-oriented and possess your Journeyperson Heavy Duty Equipment Technician Certification with a valid driver's license, then you are exactly who we are looking for!

Job Description:
Major Job Functions:
  • Troubleshoot, repair and maintain all heavy duty equipment and/or related equipment in a timely fashion
  • Respond to customer needs in a positive, supportive, and timely manner to ensure maximum value for work performed
  • Diagnose faults or malfunctions using computerized and other testing equipment to determine extent of repair required
  • Adjust equipment and repair or replace defective parts, components or systems, using hand and power tools
  • Test repaired equipment for proper performance and to ensure that work meets manufacturer specifications
  • Perform routine maintenance work

**Candidate selection will be in compliance with the terms of the current Collective Agreement**

  • Interprovincial Red Seal Journeyperson HET Certification
  • Valid driver's license with a successful recent drivers abstract
  • Previous experience with Caterpillar equipment/engines (min 4 yrs)
  • Ability to multi task, detail oriented, positive attitude, and team player
  • The ability to troubleshoot and solve problems
  • Computer knowledge
  • Ability to work alone or as a member of a team
  • An interest in keeping up with new technologies
  • Able to repair all equipment
  • Mechanical aptitude with strong knowledge of parts and repairs
  • Ability to read and comprehend instructions and service literature
  • Ability to create standard correspondence
  • Understanding of electrical, electronic, hydraulic, mechanical, pneumatic systems and components
  • Have a concern for safety and awareness of safe working procedures

    • This is a 7 on 7 off days only continuous shift
    • Overtime hours are available and may be required
    • As required, out of town assignments could include overnight stays
    • Valid drivers license
    • Must submit a successful Driver Abstract contingent to being selected for position

    Please note that any future shift changes that may occur will be made in accordance with the terms and conditions of the Collective Agreement.

    Union Membership: You are required to become a member of the Union associated with this position. This will be effective immediately and will result in union dues being deducted from your pay. The terms and conditions of your employment will be governed by the collective agreement.

    W e are committed to diversity at Finning, to building and sustaining a diverse and inclusive workforce and as an equal opportunity employer we encourage applications from all qualified individuals. Finning does not discriminate against applicants based on genders, races, national and ethnic origins, religions, ages, sexual orientation, marital and family status, and/or mental or physical disabilities.
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