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Job Title: Journeyman Heavy Equipment Technician

Location: Edmonton, Alberta

PARK DEROCHIE continues to lead the way as one of North America’s Largest Coating companies as well as one of Canada’s premier industrial contractors specializing in all types of protective coatings, abrasive blasting, fireproofing, mechanical insulation and scaffolding with over fifty years of experience.

Our equipment division, PD Properties & Rentals Inc. has an immediate opening for a Journeyman Heavy Equipment Technician at our NE Edmonton Facility. This permanent, full time position is Monday to Friday (7:30 to 4:00) with paid overtime; 40 hours per week with benefits. Salary range $35 to $40 per hour to start depending on knowledge, skill and experience of the successful candidate. 

Ensure all equipment is maintained in good working condition by inspecting, diagnosing, repairing and servicing the mechanical, electrical and electronic systems and components of a large, varied fleet of Heavy Industrial Equipment. Our fleet includes (but is not limited to) gas and diesel powered units, vehicles, blast & vac units, generators, compressors & dust collectors. 
Demonstrate continuous effort to improve operations, decrease turnaround times, streamline work processes, and work cooperatively and jointly to provide quality work.
Maintain a clean and safe work environment.
Adhere to workplace safety policies, regulations and compliances.
Valid class 5 driver’s license required.
Must be able to pass pre-access Drug & Alcohol test.

Additional Skills:
Instruct apprentices, order parts and maintain inventory. Keep maintenance reports and documentation. A strong background in electrical and electronics, troubleshooting is desirable.
Essential Skills: Working with others, Problem solving, Decision making, Critical thinking, Job task planning and organizing, significant use of memory.

Credentials (certificates, licenses, memberships, courses, etc.):  
Heavy Equipment Technician Trade Certification. – Mandatory 
Heavy Equipment Technician Red Seal Endorsement. – Desired

Experience: 2 years or more

Languages: Speak English, Read English, Write English fluently

Major Work Area: Repair, Overhaul, Maintenance, Service, Recondition

Type of Equipment Repair: Our fleet includes (but is not limited to) heavy construction equipment with gas and diesel powered units, vehicles, forklifts, sandblast equipment, vacuum units, generators, compressors, dust collectors, telehandler and skidsteers.  

Diesel Engine Repair Specialization: Fuel injection systems, cooling systems, lubrication systems, engine cooling systems.

Weight Handling: Up to 23 kg (50 lbs.)

Security and Safety:
Driving record check (abstract), pre-Access drug test

Own Tools/Equipment: Tools, steel-toed safety boots

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities: Physically demanding, Attention to detail required

Work Site Environment: New Shop, minimal outdoor work

Transportation/Travel Information: Own transportation, valid Class 5 driver's license 

Well established company
Competitive Wages & Benefits
Opportunity for advancement
Brand new, modern shop
On-site cafeteria & gym

If you are an experienced individual who enjoys working as part of a dynamic team; a position with Park Derochie represents a significant opportunity to establish a solid career with opportunities for professional advancement within a large, well established and growing company. We invite you to join our team of long term employees and enjoy the added benefits of an on-site gym and cafeteria.

Park Derochie is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and encourages resumes from all qualified individuals. Preference will be given to candidates who most closely meet the knowledge, skills, and competencies outlined.

Please submit your cover letter and resume stating qualifications and salary expectations. We wish to thank all applicants for their interest in this position; however, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. 

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