Northeastern British Columbia

Fort St John
Wednesday, February 01, 2017

Job Order # fsj186
Date Posted: February 01, 2017
Full/Part-time: Permanent Fulltime
Employer/Location: Red Seal Recruiting Solutions Ltd
Work Location:  Fort St John, BC
Job Title: Heavy Duty Mechanic
Starting Date: ASAP
Wages: Highly competitive wage and an excellent benefits package, a pension plan, educational support, and profit sharing.
Qualifications: Education:
  • Heavy Duty Mechanic with or without Journeyperson (3rd or 4th year apprentices with previous heavy machine experience will be considered).
  • Canadian Vehicle Inspection Program License or the ability to obtain one would be considered an asset.
  • Class 5 Drivers License (with clean abstract).


  • Welding experience and a current CUI would also be an asset.
  • At least five years of experience in a heavy industrial environment.

Skills and Abilities

  • Basic computer skills and knowledge.
Duties: We are recruiting for a Red Seal Certified Heavy Duty Mechanic in Fort St John, BC. Our client is looking for an exceptional individual to work at their recycling facilities. This position will involve travelling to our client's locations in Grande Prairie, AB and Prince George, BC when needed. The successful applicant will be responsible for the maintenance, repair and problem diagnosis of mobile equipment (Scrap Metal Handlers, forklifts, cranes and trucks) including electrical systems.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Support the company's environmental, health, safety, security practices and policies.
  • Test equipment for proper performance and ensuring that all work meets manufacturers' specifications and legislated regulations.
  • Diagnose various equipment malfunctions.
  • Keep equipment clean, lubricated and maintained.
  • Interpret work orders and technical manuals.
  • Service of sheets, excavators, bailers, bobcats, and dozers.
  • Writing service reports.
How to Apply: Submit resume.

Job: 1535
Closing Date:  Until Filled