HD Mechanic Journeyman

Primoris - Acheson, AB (30 days ago)

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Primoris Willbros Canada is an infrastructure contractor serving major firms in the oil, gas, power, petrochemical, and heavy oil industries and include services covering tailings and hydro-transport pipeline construction and maintenance, storage tank construction and maintenance, industrial facilities multi-discipline construction and maintenance, piping fabrication, and pipeline integrity services.


The Heavy Duty Mechanic is responsible for maintaining and repairing internal combustion engines and components in both stationary and mobile equipment.

Location: Acheson, AB

Duration: Permanent Full Time

Rate: $45.01/ Hourly

Start date: ASAP

Employees will be eligble to recieve a retention incentive of $1.50 per hour for all hours worked - incentives will be paid out twice a year
Employees will be provided a tool allowance of $25.00 per day

Ensure repairs are carried out according to the manufacturer’s procedures in a safe and responsible manner within the designated timeframe
Interpret work orders and technical manuals
Keep equipment clean, lubricated, and maintained
Diagnose faults and malfunctions
Troubleshoot and communicate equipment performance with mechanics
Adjust equipment and repair or replace defective parts, components, or systems
Test repaired equipment for proper performance and ensure that the work done meets manufactures specifications and legislated regulations
Write service reports in a timely and efficient manner
Train and/or assist other technicians or apprentices
Other duties as required by management

Certified Journeyman Heavy Duty Mechanic, required
CSTS-09 and/or CSO
Must have experience with CAT pipelayers
At least 5 years’ experience with Caterpillar equipment
Familiarity with pipeline equipment is an asset
Able to think logically, problem solve, and keep up with changing technology
Familiar with parts and service manuals
Able to work well in a team environment
Must be physically able to lift 50lbs and climb in/under units in the field
Organized and self-motivated

Pre-employment alcohol and drug testing is a condition of employment.