Heavy Equipment Technician

Blue-Con Excavating Ltd - Calgary, AB (30+ days ago)

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Blue-Con Excavating Ltd. is urgently seeking an experienced HET to join our team. The HET will be a ‘hands on’ contributor within a team of mechanics working both in the shop and field. The successful candidate will contribute to a positive and safe working environment while meeting maintenance and repair needs of our fleet of heavy equipment and trucks. This position reports to the Shop Foreman.


- Certified Heavy Equipment Technician (will consider 3-4 year apprentice)
- Must be a team player
- Clear and effective verbal and written communication
- Reliable and dependable
- Extensive knowledge of John Deere and Caterpillar equipment would be considered an asset
- Ability to prioritize work to minimize impact to production
- Ability to read, understand, and interpret technical repair specifications and documents
- Minimum 5 years experience in a heavy duty shop/field
- Clean drivers abstract
- Welding experience an asset


- Diagnose and perform required repairs on mechanical, electrical, and hydraulic systems
- Ensure all repairs and preventative maintenance activities are executed in a timely and cost effective manner
- Ensure all work meets company's high standard of quality
- Maintains a clean and orderly service truck
- Report to and inform Shop Foreman of activities, employee issues, challenges, and other issues that arise
- Contribute to tool box meetings, job hazard assessments, and safety procedures
- Adapt and apply experience to new situations and challenges

Why Blue-Con?

Blue-Con will provide the environment for you to be successful, but to succeed in this position you must be a highly motivated individual with experience and exceptional skills. If you come to work with a motivated attitude to be the best you can be, we will do our best to inspire you and make Blue-Con a place that you WANT to contribute your time and effort to each day. Our team understands that most of us don't just want a job, but rather a positive working environment that inspires us to come into work each day to be better than we were yesterday. If challenging the status quo and competing against yourself is something that you believe in, reply to this ad with your resume! At Blue-Con, we actively encourage employee growth, development and advancement within the company to those who show the potential to do so. Please note that only those who meet the position requirements will be contacted for an interview.

This position is open to internal and external candidates


Job Types: Full-time, Permanent


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