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Heavy Duty Mechanic

Job Title: Heavy Duty Mechanic
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sparwood, Canada
Industry:
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2019-09-15
Reference: BH-112465-2
Contact Name: Krista Pratt
Contact Email: krista.pratt@nesgt.com
Job Published: September 16, 2019 16:56

Job Description

Our Client,Teck Coal is currently looking for a full time permanent Heavy Duty Mechanic to work in Sparwood, BC.

  • Maintenance and repair of mobile mining equipment including shovels, graders, trucks, loaders and other heavy duty equipment
    • Please refer to Heavy Duty Mechanic Info Sheet for fleet list
  • Diagnose equipment problems using electronic systems such as CAT ET, CAT SIS, Cummins Insite, Detroit DDEC
  • Working on up to 7 programs – For Example: CAT, Komatsu, John Deer, Kenworth, P+H, Letourneau
  • Major component replacement such as (engines, transmission, cooling systems, fuel and exhaust systems, clutch and differentials
  • Limited time spent with disassembly and reassembly of components such as engines, transmission, cooling system, fuel and exhaust systems, clutch and differential
  • Everyone starts in the shop and gets paired up with a mechanic to train. We split our operations between and pit (field) or shop.
  • Pit is responsible for running repair and everything to keep the equipment running (troubleshooting). Employees have the opportunity to bid into running repair
  • Shop will perform main work, brakes, engines, transmissions, cooling systems, assembly, disassembly, preventative maintenance.
  • We run our mechanic apprenticeship programs, so must be open to supervising these apprenticeship
  • Fast paced shop
  • Ability to write detailed electronic work orders (Stories)
  • Large shop with a variety of personalities. Must be able to take constructive criticism, and ability to handle confrontation
  • Shop is approximately 1 km long (depending on site)
  • Projects on the Go
    • Drones used for inspections
    • MEM (Mobile Equipment Maintenance)/Asset Health
Qualifications:

- Interprovincial Red Seal Heavy Duty Mechanic On and Off Road

- Valid Drivers License

- Mining Experience an asset

- Must pass a pre-employment drug screen