Heavy Equipment Mechanic

Harsco Environmental, Canada - Hamilton, ON (15 months ago)

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Harsco Environmental is looking for a full - time/ Permanent Heavy Equipment Mechanic to join our team at Hamilton.

About the Job:

Troubleshoot and inspect, detect faults and malfunctions, adjust and repair or replace defective parts, Test, Clean, lubricate and perform other maintenance work, on heavy equipment such as CAT 990 Loaders, Large off road trucks and pot carriers, cranes excavators and other large material handling equipment Service attachments and working tools. Keep maintenance reports and documentation.


  • Education: College or classroom training and mechanic apprenticeship in Heavy Equipment, Truck and Coach, Farm Equipment
  • Must have completed apprenticeship, ideally Red Seal certificate
  • 421A Heavy Equipment Technician license is an asset

Work Experience: Must have six months to 2 years’ experience in Heavy equipment maintenance and repair.
Skills: Should have training or experience in Diesel fuel injection systems, Exhaust systems, Cooling systems, Electrical systems, Air conditioning systems, Lubrication systems, Mechanical transmissions, Drive trains and final drives, Hydraulic transmissions, Power take-offs, Vehicle brake systems, Wheel-mounted vehicle suspension and steering, Off-road vehicle tires and wheels, Differentials, Cable-operated working attachments, Hydraulic-operated working attachments, Winches, Compressors, Pumps, Electric generators, Engine control systems.
Nice to have: Experience and skills in Installation and alignment of engines and machinery
Preferred Qualifications: Experience maintaining and repairing heavy off road equipment in a steel mill, quarry, mine, oil sands, mineral processing or heavy industrial environment

We offer: We offer our employees competitive wages based on experience and benefits package. We pride ourselves on our excellent company culture, our very clean and safe working environment, and our commitment to being an equal opportunity company.

About Us:

Harsco Environmental

For more than 170 years, Harsco has played a fundamental role in industrial progress, expanding across the globe and the world to deliver critical products and technologies to our customers and the markets they serve. We take pride in our value system and employee friendly work culture.

Find out more about Harsco Environmental on https://www.harsco-environmental.com/

Please apply today online!

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $27.65 to $31.36 /hour


  • heavy equipment mechanic: 1 year (Preferred)


  • 421A, 310T, 310S (Required)