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Heavy-duty Equipment Mechanic

Birch Hill Construction Ltd.

Job Language: English
Wages: $26.00 hourly
Number of Vacancies: 10
Education: Other trades certificate or diploma
Experience: 2 years to less than 3 years
  • Education: Other trades certificate or diploma
  • Experience: 2 years to less than 3 years
  • or equivalent experience
  • Work site environment

  • Outdoors
  • Non-smoking
  • Dusty
  • Hot
  • Noisy
  • Work setting

  • In shop
  • Tasks

  • Troubleshoot and inspect equipment to detect faults and malfunctions
  • Diagnose faults or malfunctions using computerized and other testing equipment to determine extent of repair required
  • Order parts and maintain inventory
  • Adjust equipment and repair or replace defective parts
  • Keep maintenance reports and documentation
  • Test repaired equipment for proper performance and to ensure that work meets manufacturers’ specifications
  • Clean, lubricate and perform other maintenance work
  • Perform repair work on heavy trucks
  • Service attachments and working tools
  • Verify and repair emission control systems
  • Diesel engine repair specialization

  • Major internal engine repairs or overhaul
  • Installation and alignment of engines and machinery
  • Powered equipment repair specialization

  • Cable-operated working attachments
  • Hydraulic-operated working attachments
  • Mechanical maintenance and repair specialization

  • Mechanical transmissions
  • Hydraulic transmissions
  • Security and safety

  • Criminal record check
  • Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Overtime required
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Weight handling

  • Up to 45 kg (100 lbs)
  • Personal suitability

  • Accurate
  • Dependability
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Reliability
  • Team player
  • Work Term: Permanent
  • Work Language: English
  • Hours: 45 to 60 hours per week