Heavy Equipment Technician

Westcan Bulk Transport Ltd . - Edmonton, AB (30+ days ago)

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At Westcan, we dedicate ourselves to delivering complete, customer-driven transportation solutions. Since 1964, our team of industry professionals has worked to build a reputation for safety, on time delivery and unparalleled customer service. Staying true to this tradition is what keeps Westcan driving for excellence.

Reporting to the Shop Supervisor, our Heavy Equipment Technician is responsible for the day-to-day maintenance and repair of our fleet of transport trucks, Mack and Kenworth/Peterbilt. We’re looking for a skilled technician to support our repair shops with the ability to work independently and as part of our great team.

What’s in it for you?

Very competitive rates including shift premiums
Immediate company paid benefit package (health, dental and vision) for you and your family
Flexible work arrangements with year round employment
Safety boot allowance
Wage continuance including tuition and textbook reimbursement for attendance at technical school
We offer a wide range of other employee programs and incentives including a RRSP/DPSP matching program, annual bonus opportunities and scholarships opportunities for your children
Referral reward payments up to $2,000 available per successful hire (certain conditions apply)
We are a fun team and maintain a family like atmosphere
We listen to your ideas and give you an opportunity to make changes
We have an uncompromising commitment to safety and lead by example every day through actively caring about one another

What you bring:
Licensed/Apprentice (3rd/4th year) Heavy Equipment Technician
Previous experience is considered to be an asset
Experience with Mack, Kenworth/Peterbilt Tractors (Cummins/ Paccar Engines) would be an asset
CVIP or Class 1 license an asset
Ability to work a flexible schedule which may include evenings and weekends

Please note, as a courtesy, we strongly encourage internal applicants to advise their immediate supervisor of their application for any position within the company.

Remember, Refer and Earn! External applicants should apply online on the Career Opportunities page found under the Join Our Team link at www.westcanbulk.ca. Applicants for this position will need to produce proof of valid driver’s license and current driver’s abstract. Applicants in consideration will adhere to company arranged health assessment, drug screen and criminal record search.

We love diversity! Westcan is an equal opportunity employer that embraces diversity in the workplace and equivalently considers applications from qualified women, men, visible minorities, aboriginal peoples and persons with disabilities. We welcome applications from all interested individuals; however only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.