Location: GTA, Canada

Full-Time Heavy Mechanic to work at our Bales Yard (Newmarket) and on jobsites in the GTA.

Duties Include but are not limited to:

  • Inspecting excavators, cranes, graders and other heavy construction equipment for proper performance, and inspect equipment to detect faults and malfunctions
  • Diagnosing faults or malfunctions using computerized and other testing equipment to determine the extent of repair required
  • Adjust equipment and repair or replace defective parts, components or systems using hand and power tools
  • Testing repaired equipment for proper performance and to ensure that work meets manufacturers’ specifications
  • Clean, lubricate and perform other routine maintenance work on equipment
  • Service attachments and working tools such as blades, ploughs, winches and side booms
  • May perform repair work on heavy trucks

Candidates must have:

  • High School Diploma
  • 5 Years Experience as a Licensed Heavy Mechanic
  • Heavy Mechanic Certificate – (exam taken, apprentice hours completed)
  • Machinery skills, build and repair
  • Practical experience on a Construction Site, Farm or Mining, working around Heavy Machinery
  • Basic understanding of Hydraulics, Electrics and Electronics

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities:

  • Work is intense and requires people with good judgment, ability to hold their head and perform under pressure when there are problems on site, ability to direct men on site and organize work efficiently and insist on high quality work being completed.
  • Fast-paced environment, Attention to detail, Ability to distinguish between colours, Combination of sitting, standing, walking, Standing for extended periods, Bending, crouching, kneeling

Essential Skills:

Reading text, Document use, Numeracy, Communication, Working with others, Problem solving, Decision making, Critical thinking, Job task planning and organizing, Significant use of memory, Finding information, Computer use, Continuous learning