Heavy Duty Mechanic
Airdire Alberta Aug 8, 2022

We are looking for Heavy Duty Mechanic for an international drilling company. This is a dynamic role that will allow for growth and further training within the drilling and mining industry.


  • Disassemble and reassemble components such as engines, transmissions, cooling systems, fuel and exhaust systems, brakes, clutches, differentials, hydraulics, electrical systems and lubrication systems
  • Inspect and test to detect faults and malfunctions in drill units, diesel compressors, hydraulic support equipment, high pressure water pumps
  • Diagnose faults or malfunctions using computerized and other testing equipment to determine extent of repair required
  • Perform duties that range from routine preventative maintenance to repairing major breakdowns, including troubleshooting and diagnostics
  • Contributing to the development of apprentices and working as part of a team to accomplish maintenance goals and targets.
  • Service attachments and working tools
  • Verify and repair emission control systems

Professional Experience / Qualifications

  • 3-5 years of experience with industrial heavy equipment including hydraulic equipment, diesel engines and compressors, high-pressure water pumps, drill units, diesel trucks, crawlers, and pumps
  • Ability to diligently organize work, make decisions, and set priorities
  • Valid driver’s licence
  • Previous experience working on drilling and mining equipment is an asset.
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Complete and pass a pre-employment drug & alcohol test