Heavy Equipment Mechanics (20 Positions)

  • Company:
    Toromont CAT
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / monthly
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    4 weeks ago
  • Category:
    General Labour

Detour Lake, ON, Canada
Detour Lake
Job ID#:
Reporting To:
Service Supervisor
Toromont Cat is hiring!
Our Heavy Equipment Mechanics are responsible for supporting the customer with superior service and product expertise in order to maintain extremely high standards that ensure repairs are completed in a timely manner with the utmost integrity.
Business address:
Toromont Cat
3131 Highway 7 West
Concord, ON
L4K 5E1
Location of work:
Detour Lake Mine, Ontario; 2hrs 40min NE from Cochran Ontario by car
Full Time, Permanent – Number of Positions: 20 – Wage: $39.46 per hour plus $2.00/hr ‘remote site premium – NOC: 7312
Number of Positions:
Terms of employment:
Permanent, Full-time role, 12hr days while on-site. Remote worksite; Rotation of 2 weeks on-site, 2 weeks off-site. OT payable after 8hrs and on weekends.
On-site accommodation and meals provided at no charge; travel allowance if permanent residence is more than 50km from departure point for reasonable expenses including airfare, accommodation and meals per company policy. Travel time during off-site rotation between home and remote site compensated at regular rate to 8hrs one way;
Disability benefits, Medical benefits, Dental benefits, Group insurance benefits, Life insurance benefits, Pension plan benefits, RRSP benefits, Vision care benefits, Other benefits
Lap top, travel insurance, EAP Program and opportunity to participate in Employee Share Purchase Plan
Key Accountabilities
Diagnose mechanical problems using Caterpillar testing equipment
Repair, allied or competitive Caterpillar earthmoving equipment as required, within the established time standards
Prepare service reports and service documentation in an accurate and timely manner
Participate as an integrated member of onsite mechanical staff
Maintain good customer relations
Comply with customer safety policies and procedures
Participate in workplace safety, environmentally sound and healthy behaviours and objectives at all times in support of Toromonts Health and Safety Policy/Programs and best practices
Must be able to handle heavy loads, and physically demanding work; as well as standing for extended periods of time, bending, crouching and kneeling
Position requires manual dexterity, attention to detail
Could involve working outdoors, in both cold/hot temperatures
Key Qualifications
Post-Secondary Education with a valid Heavy Equipment Technician Licence
Minimum of 5 years experience directly related to the repair or rebuild of heavy equipment; ideally CAT mining equipment
A basic knowledge electrical and hydraulic systems
CAT Dealership experience
Safety conscious, customer centric with excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Focused, energetic, self-motivated and organized with superior attention to detail
Proven ability to complete repairs/service within established time guidelines in a busy, fast-paced environment
Self-motivated team player with high integrity and initiative; must be flexible, dependable and reliable
Proven computer skills (specifically, SIS, CAT ET, DBS, Microsoft Applications)
A valid Drivers Licence with a clean drivers abstract
Advanced Troubleshooting experience – Hydraulic Electrical, Engines and powertrains, fuel injection and exhaust systems
Experience with Hydraulic and Electrical schematics
Mechanical Maintenance and Repair Specialization including : Wheel-mounted vehicle suspension and steering; Tracked vehicle suspensions and steering; Power take-offs; Off-road vehicle tires and wheels; Mechanical transmissions; Hydraulic transmissions; Highway vehicle tires and wheels; Drive trains and final drives; Differentials; Brake system
Technical writing skills with regards to warranty claims
Failure analysis experience
Comprehensive knowledge of HEX hydraulic systems
Ability to keep maintenance reports and documentation
Ability to instruct apprentices;
Able to work with a sense of urgency and high standards to meet customer deadlines without compromising safety or quality
Training/Certification specializing in Diesel Technology
Language Required: Written and spoken English
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Toromont Cat is an equal opportunity employer who recognizes and values diversity.    Upon request, Toromont will accommodate any applicant with disabilities throughout the recruiting processes, including any required applications, interviews and/or assessments.