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Heavy Equipment Mechanic

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Reference ID: 96723

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Calgary, AB
Edmonton, AB
Fort Mcmurray, AB
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Full Time
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Construction, Mining and Trades
Maintenance and Technicians


E-Construction is one of the largest paving contractors in Western Canada. We have been providing quality products and services throughout Alberta, Saskatchewan, and the Northwest Territories for 60 years. Our head office, state-of-the-art repair shop, and fabrication facility is based in Edmonton, Alberta. 

A highly mobile and cost competitive company, we own more asphalt plants than any other paving contractor in Alberta. Working on projects in the municipal roads building and construction market, we provide products and services like base gravel, soil cement, lime, stabilization, concrete sidewalks, curbs, gutters, and underground services.


We are currently seeking an experienced Heavy Equipment Mechanic to be based in Fort McMurray, Alberta

Reporting to the Shop Foreman, you will be responsible for diagnosing, maintaining, and repairing mechanical and electrical issues on a wide variety of road construction equipment, while reducing equipment downtime and minimizing repair costs.

Our ideal candidate will be an accredited Journeyman Heavy Equipment Mechanic and a have a clean, class 5 drivers licence. A High School Diploma or G.E.D. is preferred.

You will also possess:

  • Knowledge of standard practices, tools, equipment and materials used to maintain and repair motor vehicles and engines.
  • An understanding of mechanical components, hydraulics, computerized controls and electronics.
  • Strong time management skills
  • Excellent hand, eye and foot coordination
  • The ability to diagnose mechanical, electrical and hydraulic malfunctions
  • Mathematical reasoning

Most importantly, you will have demonstrated professionalism, communication skills, sense of urgency to meet deadlines,  and a positive "can do" attitude. We are looking for candidates with the potential and desire to grow their career with E-Construction, as there is great potential to move into senior management for the right candidate. 


In exchange for your hard work, dedication, and contribution to the continued success of our company, you can expect to receive a competitive salary and acomprehensive benefits package, including: 

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits
  • Short and long-term disability, Life Insurance, AD&D Insurance
  • Employer matched pension plan
  • Eligibility for the annual bonus program
  • A competitive vacation allowance
  • Continuing education sponsorship opportunities
  • Access to health and wellness programs
  • Employee appreciation events and programs
  • A $2000 signing bonus based on completion of a 3 month probation period

Upon joining E-Construction you will be welcomed into a family friendly and supportive work environment. You will enjoy genuine job security with real opportunities for career progression. Plus, you'll enjoy access to a number of company sponsored events including Golf Tournaments, Christmas Parties, Wrap-Up Celebrations and more. 

Don't miss this exciting opportunity to join an established industry leader, set yourself up for success and apply today!

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Posted: February 6, 2018
Closes:March 9, 2018