Valard is Canada’s premier utility contractor, as well as head of the Valard Group of Companies and part of the Quanta Group, the largest electrical power contractor in North America.
Valard has full-service capabilities for transmission, distribution, substations, foundations, telecommunications and renewable energy.
Valard is currently seeking a field Journeyman Heavy Equipment Technician (Mechanic) to maintain vehicles and equipment required for Valard's East West Tie Transmission project.
This is a Project specific position. Shift work of 20 days days of work followed by 8 days of rest. Travel is required.
Applicants must have their own transportation to / from site and be reliable with a strong work ethic. Must adhere to DOT regulated driving hours for operation of a vehicle in excess of 4500kg (service truck).
Qualified applicants will be skilled in the area of diagnostics on engine, hydraulic, modern emission systems service and repair.
Experience in a wide variety of heavy equipment makes and models including Heavy Duty Fords, small and large diesel engines.
Welding would be an asset.
Preference will be given to those able to perform CVIP inspections, as well as to those with utility equipment experience (e.
g. telehandler, four wheel loader, Crane)
A valid Class 5 license is mandatory, while holding a Class 1 or Class 3 license is an asset.
Valard Construction LP is an equal opportunity employer, committed to a diverse workforce. We offer a competitive salary and a complete range of employee benefits.
Please forward general resume submission directly to this job posting.
We thank all applicants for their interest. All applications will be reviewed to determine which candidates' education and experience best meet the needs of the position.
Only individuals selected for interviews will be contacted.