Shop Foreman / Heavy Duty Technician

Pacesetter Equipment Ltd. - Calgary, AB (30+ days ago)

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Pacesetter Equipment is seeking an experienced Shop Foreman / Heavy Duty Technician from the Heavy Equipment industry. We carry vast amounts of rental equipment, primarily Heavy Equipment (Earthmoving Equipment) such as compactors, dozers, excavators, graders, loaders, rock trucks, and scrapers. We also carry Agricultural tractors, water trucks, on HWY trucks, and a wide array of attachments to go with our equipment. The qualifying candidate will be expected to repair and maintain the company’s equipment fleet. The candidate will also assist as needed to schedule and organize the Balzac shop workload. We are looking to recruit an individual with strong leadership skills, with a good understanding of the heavy equipment industry and the diagnostic systems used. A team player with strong customer service and interpersonal skills. Must have strong analytical and problem solving skills as well as:

· Manages time efficiently

· Pays attention to detail

· Demonstrates strong organizational skills

· Possesses basic computer skills

· Able to read, interpret and compose work orders

· Communicates clearly and effectively

· Able to translate industry terminology into straight forward terms for explanatory purposes

· Qualified to operate heavy machinery

· Expected to follow all company policies including health and safety

· Must maintain a professional appearance and attitude.

Education and Experience

· High School Diploma or equivalent GED required

· Minimum 10 years Shop Experience required

· Personal transportation and basic drivers license a must

· Use of engine diagnostic tools, CAT SIS + ET

· Red Seal Certified

Work Environment

The majority of work hours will be spent in the shop participating in and overseeing repairs and maintenance on our rental fleet. Work may come up in the field from time to time as well. Access to all required special service tools and diagnostic tools are provided

Job Type: Full-time


  • Heavy Duty Mechanic: 10 years (Required)


  • Red Seal (Required)
  • Drivers (Required)

Work remotely:

  • No