Heavy Duty Equipment Field Mechanic

Sureway Construction Group - Lethbridge, AB (30+ days ago)

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Heavy Duty Equipment Field Mechanic - Edmonton, AB

Sureway Construction offers a fantastic opportunity to join a leading team in the construction industry. We offer a friendly, fast paced environment with plenty of room for career advancement, great benefits, and a strong team of professionals.

Sureway Construction Group of Companies is currently hiring Heavy Duty Equipment Field Mechanics for division in Edmonton.

This is not a camp or LOA position. Relocation to Edmonton

Reporting to the Field Mechanic Supervisor the job of the Heavy Duty Mechanic is to trouble shoot, diagnose, repair and maintain equipment in the field.

The responsibilities of the Heavy Duty Field Mechanic include, but are not limited to:

Ensuring that all equipment is continually maintained at the highest standards, and in a timely manner, resulting in proper function and availability.
Conduct performance and quality checks according to procedure.
Ability to read/trouble shoot and diagnose using hydraulic and electronic schematics.
Perform preventative, planned and unplanned maintenance, repair, overhaul, trouble shoot and test mechanical and electronic equipment according to company standards.
Promote image and safety awareness; follow policies and procedures on quality, health, safety and environment.
Must ensure a solid understanding of, and comply with the principles of the company’s Code of Ethics. Must examine situations in light of the principles of the Code of Ethics.
Participate as a vital team member, and contribute towards the success of the organization, which may involve the provision of other technical and administrative support, as required.
Promote a team approach and maintain dialogue with all employees to exchange information and gather ideas.
Collaborate with any project teams on other special initiatives, as required.
Promote, execute and adhere to the company’s safety program, and encourage all employees, subcontractors and consultants to adopt safety as a culture.
Attend daily and weekly safety meetings and inspections.
Work with the Foreman/Safety Department to investigate damage, incidents or near misses on the worksite, and ensure proper procedures are carried out according to the Company’s Safety Program.
Work in a safe, responsible manner to not intentionally or unintentionally injure oneself, or endanger the wellbeing of others.

Skills, Knowledge, Qualifications & Experience:
Must be a Red Seal Journeyperson Heavy Equipment Technician – Off Road or equivalent.
Must have between (5) and (10) years' Journeyperson experience at a minimum
Off Road experience is REQUIRED.
5 years Field experience is REQUIRED
Experience with CAT E.T. and S.I.S. is REQUIRED.

D6 - D10 dozer experience
20 - 85 metric ton excavator experience
14 - 16 series grader experience
**651 and or 657 scraper experience is mandatory**

D85 - D375 dozer experience
Pc 200 - Pc 1250 excavator experience
Wa 200 - Wa 600 loader experience


Excellent problem solving skills required.
Good analytical ability and manual dexterity.
Must have proven ability to work in tight spots.
Good communication and interpersonal skills required.
Must be a team player.
Ability to work in physically demanding multi-tasking work environment.
Ability to work in physically demanding conditions.
Capable of working independently as well as in a team environment.
Adept to efficiently and effectively working unsupervised.
Committed to working in a safe and efficient manner.
CSA approved steel toed boots with 6” ankle support.
CSTS-09, and H2S Awareness training is an asset.
Demonstrate a high attention to detail, be extremely organized and have the ability to reliably document failures and repairs.
Successful candidates are required to have personal reliable transportation, valid driver’s license with a clean abstract and must pass pre-employment drug and alcohol testing which may be either swab or urine based on site requirements.
Candidates must successfully complete orientation and any other fit for work testing required.
May be subject to Criminal Record checks depending on site requirements.

Sureway Construction is an equal opportunity employer. We would like to thank all applicants for submitting their resume; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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