Heavy Equipment Technician Apprentice

Location: Red Deer, AB, Canada
Job ID: R10075
Job Status: Full-Time



Job Summary:

You are a 1st or 2nd year, registered Heavy Equipment Technician/Mechanic Apprentice who enjoys troubleshooting and repairing mobile equipment. You are looking for a steady, consistent schedule in a safe work environment. You can take on a challenge and pride yourself in a job well done. You will be responsible for maintaining and repairing various types of construction, maintenance equipment and plow/sanding trucks. We support our employees with training to develop skills, knowledge, and abilities.

Join the Ledcor team in Red Deer, AB today!

Essential Responsibilities

  • Perform maintenance and repair of heavy construction and maintenance equipment such as loaders, dozers, excavators, graders, pavers, compactors, plow/sanding trucks 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


  • Must be an Apprentice Heavy Equipment Technician from a recognized provincial authority
  • Experience rebuilding/repairing Caterpillar, John Deere and Western Star equipment 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 clean 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
  • Previous experience working with heavy civil construction and/or highway paving and highway maintenance equipment (i.e. snowplows) would be an asset
  • Highway truck experience would be an asset

Work Conditions

  • Work will be based in Red Deer with potential to travel to various field operations on a limited basis
  • Benefits provided by CLAC (Health, Dental, RSP and Pension)

Additional Information:

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 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. We are committed to continuing to build on our culture of empowerment, inclusion and belonging.  

View our full Inclusion & Diversity statement here.

Date Posted
May 30, 2022

27420 Township Road 374, Red Deer, AB, Canada