Heavy Equipment Technician

Heavy Equipment Technician - Wabush 14x14.
Your new company:

Our client operates at the leading edge of innovation and offers advanced technologies that keep job sites running safely, efficiently and productively - even in extreme conditions. As one of the largest Komatsu dealers in the world they believe their continued growth is a result of their highly skilled and engaged employees who deliver excellence in the workplace. They were proud to be recognized with the Associated Equipment Distributors Technician of the Year Award for Canada, 2019.

We serve the construction, forestry, mining & utilities sectors, and are committed to safety as their number one priority.

Your new role:

Due to growth, they are seeking a Heavy Equipment Technician to join their growing yet established team in Wabush, NL on a 14x14 FIFO rotation. As an advocate of lifetime career growth, you will receive training and opportunities for promotion within as you grow.
Your team will become like family and you'll be working alongside many people who have enjoyed multiyear employment.

Job Duties:

You will be responsible for working in the field and shop to perform assemblies, preventative maintenance, repairs and complete overhauls of heavy equipment servicing the construction, mining, forestry, and utility industries. You will need to be able to make recommendations and suggest methods of improvement regarding repairs.

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.

About the location:

You will be working in the Wabush location in Newfoundland & Labrador.

What you'll need to succeed:

You will possess a Journeyperson or red seal Heavy Equipment Technician certification. You will have experience in repair/maintenance of heavy duty equipment. 5 years of experience with Komatsu, John Deere, CAT, Hitachi, or other brands 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.

Our successful candidate is intrinsically motivated and committed to making safe choices, when completing all tasks. Excellent customer service and communication skills are invaluable in a dealership environment.

What you'll get in return:

Proud to be an equal-opportunity employer, offering competitive wages, comprehensive benefits, learning opportunities, apprenticeship programs, company matched RRSP and more! Perks include discount programs, wellness program, social club and free parking.

You will benefit from personal growth and add to your skills through regular OEM training on industry leading equipment.

What you need to do now:

If you're interested in this role, please click 'apply now'.
If this role 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
Wabush, NFLD
competitive hourly rate

Talk to a consultant

Talk to Danielle Furtado, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Toronto (EN)
8 King Street East, 20th Floor

Telephone: 4162036743