Heavy Equipment Technician, Resident (Tumbler Ridge)

Heavy Equipment Technician, Resident (Tumbler Ridge)

Your new company
Our client, SMS Equipment, is a leader in the Construction, Forestry, Mining and Utilities industry are seeking a resident Heavy Equipment Technician to join their growing team. This is a company that is an advocate of lifetime career growth. You will receive training and consideration for promotion within as you grow. For SMS safety is everything, and if it cannot be done safely they will not be doing it. As a company they are also highly community based with work activities and a large push for a work-life balance. This role will be a permanent opportunity and the successful candidate will be working in Tumbler Ridge (Chetwynd), BC.

Your new role
You will be responsible for working in the field to perform assemblies, preventative maintenance, repairs and complete overhauls of heavy equipment servicing the construction, forestry, construction, and utility industries . You will need to be able to make recommendations and suggest methods of improvement regarding repairs. This will be a field service truck role with a Mon-Fri schedule and occasional weekends on-call.

As a heavy equipment technician, you will need to be able to think logically and keep up with changes in technology. You will interpret work orders and technical manuals to guarantee top customer satisfaction. You must be motivated and able to work in a challenging environment and have strong awareness and attitude towards workplace health and safety.

What you'll need to succeed
You will possess a Journeyperson Heavy Equipment Technician certification. Equivalent combinations of education and experience may be considered. Interprovincial Red Seal is considered an asset. You will have experience in repair/maintenance of heavy duty equipment (Forestry, mining, and construction). Experience with Komatsu Equipment is considered an asset, but other brands of heavy equipment in similar sizes and models will be considered too . You will bring strong written and verbal communication skills to the team.

What you'll get in return
SMS Equipment offers a competitive hourly rate along with a comprehensive benefits package. You will have the ability to make pension/RRSP contributions. You will also be supplied with a field service truck. Plus, you will be trained and equipped with excellent OEM training on industry leading equipment.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.


Job type:
Energy, Utilities & Mining
Tumbler Ridge (Chetwynd)
Competitive Rate + Health Benefits + Matched RRSP Contributions
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Talk to a consultant

Talk to Sophie LeBlanc, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Toronto (EN)

Suite 600, 6 Adelaide St East

Telephone: 4166408094

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