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Heavy Equipment Technician/Mechanic Apprentice

Location: Hinton, AB, Canada
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Job ID: R19266
Job Status: Full-Time

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Job Summary:

Are you tired of traveling elsewhere for work? Looking to be to be closer to home, and to be a bigger part of your community? Ledcor Highways Ltd. (LHL) has long-term stable road maintenance career opportunities. With contracts up to seven years in length, LHL offers you the stability of year-round employment, and the chance to make long-term plans all while being part of a great team dedicated to safe operations.

Are you a Heavy Equipment Technician/Mechanic who is looking for a long-term stable career with a company that prioritizes health and safety? Who wants to be part of an exceptional organization who helps keep our roads and infrastructure safe for your neighbors and loved ones. Who enjoys troubleshooting and repairing a wide variety of mobile equipment?

We are looking for enthusiastic and team-oriented people to join our team that helps keep our Alberta provincial Highways safe. We offer industry leading wages, excellent training, benefits, RRSP and career growth potential with advancement opportunities within our diversified company. You will be responsible for year-round maintenance of Alberta highways, using various heavy equipment.

For out-of-town candidates, we offer accommodation, and a rotational shift schedule in Edson only.

Essential Responsibilities

  • Perform maintenance and repair of heavy construction and maintenance equipment such as plow/sanding trucks, loaders, and light support gear
  • Follows manufacturer and internal maintenance programs and inspection procedures
  • Engages and participates in Ledcor safety policies and procedures
  • Complete maintenance records and documentation as required

Qualifications

  • Must have a Journeyperson Heavy Equipment Technician ticket (on road and off road), or be an experienced, registered Apprentice Heavy Equipment Technician from a recognized provincial authority
  • Previous experience working with heavy civil construction and/or highway paving and highway maintenance equipment (i.e. snowplows) would be an asset
  • Licensed CVIP mechanic would be an asset
  • Must successfully complete pre-employment drug and alcohol testing
  • Must have a valid Driver's License and ability to provide a 3-year driver's abstract
  • Ability to understand and effectively carry out oral and written instructions which may be accompanied by sketches and diagrams
  • Must have demonstrated ability to work under minimal supervision

Work Conditions

  • Work will be based in various locations across Alberta with some travel to various field operations on a limited basis
  • As LHL is obligated to respond to various weather patterns, some shift work, on-call, and night shift will be required
  • Benefits provided by CLAC (Health, Dental, RSP and Pension)

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Company Description

Ledcor builds and maintains infrastructure in various industries including oil and gas, transportation, and mining. We’re experts in public and private infrastructure construction and maintenance – from national highways to bridges, from airports to underground utilities and independent power projects. We also work on roads, earthworks, foundations, dams, power systems, and waterways. 

But when you work for Ledcor, your experience will go far beyond the project. Do you want a career that means more? Join our True Blue team now!

Employment Equity

At Ledcor we believe diversity, equity, and inclusion should be part of everything we do. We are proud to be an equal-opportunity employer. All qualified individuals, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity, Veteran status or any other identifying characteristic are encouraged to apply.

Our True Blue team consists of individuals from all backgrounds who contribute diverse perspectives and experiences to Ledcor. For more information about Ledcor’s Inclusion and Diversity initiatives, please visit our I&D page. Adjustments will be provided in all parts of our hiring process. Applicants need to make their needs known in advance by submitting a request via email.

31 Civic Centre Road, Hinton, AB

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