Field Heavy Duty Mechanic

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Field Heavy Duty Mechanic

Northern Mat

Position Description:

Reporting to the Operations Manager and the Shop Foreman, the Heavy Duty Field Technician is responsible for providing the maintenance and services needs of all Northern Mat & Bridge equipment.  Mainly ensuring that all trucks, trailers, and equipment is in condition ready to go to work.

Location of work is across Ontario with a focus in Northern Ontario.  Fully stocked service truck provided.  Live Out Allowance provided when travelling.  Accommodations provided by Northern Mat & Bridge

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Ensure Preventative Maintenance and servicing of all equipment
  • Check equipment for proper performance and inspect equipment to detect faults and malfunctions
  • Trouble shooting systems– example hydraulic, electrical & mechanical of all equipment and determine faults and extent of repair
  • Major overhauls on equipment as required
  • Test repaired equipment for proper performance and to ensure that work meets manufacturer specifications
  • Welding repairs to attachments
  • Other shop duties as required

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Mechanically inclined
  • Welding certificate
  • Work independently
  • Team player
  • Positive attitude

Experience Requirements:

  • 3+ years’ experience working on heavy equipment
  • Experience with the following parts a huge asset: Kenworth, Ford, Hitachi, Cat, John Deere, and Komatsu

Education Requirements:

  • 3rd year, 4th year or Journeyman or Red Seal Certification as a Heavy Duty Equipment Technician
  • Clean drivers abstract
  • Class G License is required
  • DZ is an asset

 

Compensation will be based on experience and qualifications. We offer a great employer paid benefits package and RSP matching program.

If you think your skill base matches what we are looking for please send us your resume by email to hreast@northernmat.ca

NMB is an equal opportunity employer and a drug and alcohol-free workplace.

To apply for this job email your details to hreast@nothernmat.ca

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