Our client, a leading heavy civil contractor, is currently seeking a Heavy Equipment Mechanic to join their growing team in St. John’s, Newfoundland. 

 

The successful safety-oriented candidate will be responsible for the maintenance, repair, installation, inspection, and modification of a wide variety of construction equipment.

Responsibilities
• Perform maintenance and repairs on a wide variety of equipment such as: Excavators (John Deere, Cat, Hitachi, Komatsu), Loaders (Cat, Case, John Deere), Dozers (Cat, John Deere), Crushers (Universal, El Russ), Hydraulic Hammers (Cat, NPK), and Dump Trucks (Ford, Mack, International, Western Star)
• Perform inspections and issue certificates
• Maintain excellent customer relations
• Interpret diagrams and schematics

Qualifications
• Licensed mechanic (Journeymen Certificate – Heavy Equipment Technician or equivalent)
• Strong written and verbal communication skills
• Customer service oriented with strong adherence to professionalism and safety
• Physically fit (ability to lift upwards of 50 pounds)
• Ability to work with minimal supervision and a strong adherence to safety
• Ability to problem solve and perform critical thinking when necessary
• Knowledge of welding techniques considered a strong asset
• Comprehensive mechanical knowledge and background (a combination of work experience and industry training will be considered)
• High school diploma and valid driver’s license required


Our client offers a very competitive compensation package that includes a health and dental plan, RRSP plan, and potential bonus structure along with company vehicle and other allowances.  This is a full-time permanent role.

If this sounds like the right opportunity for you please forward your resume to:

Kimberley Fitzgerald| kimberley@jumpcareers.ca
?Jump Recruitment Specialists|www.jumpcareers.ca

Job details

  • Functional area
    Building Construction
  • Salary
    60000.0000
  • Location
    Conception Bay South
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