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Heavy Duty Mechanic - Field

Whitehorse, YT
Full Time
6 days ago
Company: Finning Canada

Number of Openings: 1

Worker Type: Permanent

Position Overview: Join the Finning Canada family, part of the world's largest Caterpillar dealer. We are currently looking for a dedicated Heavy Duty Mechanic who will be responsible for the shop and field troubleshooting, maintenance and repair of a variety of Caterpillar mining and general line products, based out of our Finning Whitehorse location in the Yukon, to start as soon as possible.

This position is a permanent, full-time position and the successful candidate will work a Monday to Friday (5x2 rotation) shift for a minimum of 40 hours per week. If you are a safety conscious team player, self-motivated, autonomous, detail-oriented and possess your Journeyperson Heavy Equipment Technician certification with a valid driver's license, then you are exactly who we are looking for!

Job Description:
  • M inimum 3 - 5 years' experience as a Heavy Duty Technician
  • Language of work: English
  • Interprovincial Heavy Equipment Technician (HET) Certification (Red Seal)
  • Valid driver's license with a successful recent drivers abstract
  • Safety conscious team player with excellent organizational, interpersonal, and communication skills with a high attention to detail
  • Completion of Finning S-Levels, Failure Analysis, Machine Electronic Controls, or Tier 4 training would be considered an asset
  • Completion of Caterpillar product courses would be considered an asset
  • Power systems experience with 3500 series engines would be considered an asset
  • Specialization in diesel engine repair and powered equipment repair is needed
  • Other trade certificate or diploma

  • Remuneration:
  • $45.80 to $48.09 per hour (higher rate is paid per hour for field work as per collective agreement)
  • Overtime rate after 8 hours per day
  • Benefits: A comprehensive benefits package such as, DC Pension Plan, RRSP, Employee Share Purchase Plan, Medical and Dental coverage, extended medical coverage, LTD coverage, STD coverage, Health Spending Account and vacation will be offered.

  • Notes:
  • 3rd/4th year apprentice HET's will be considered for this posting
  • Candidate selection will be in compliance with the terms of the current collective agreement

W e are committed to diversity at Finning, to building and sustaining a diverse and inclusive workforce and as an equal opportunity employer we encourage applications from all qualified individuals. Finning does not discriminate against applicants based on genders, races, national and ethnic origins, religions, ages, sexual orientation, marital and family status, and/or mental or physical disabilities.

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About Finning

Finning is the world's largest Caterpillar dealer delivering unrivalled service for over 80 years. We sell, rent and provide parts and service for equipment and engines to customers in various ...

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