SMS Equipment is looking for a Journeyperson Heavy Equipment Technician to join our Red Deer team. Reporting to the Service Supervisor, our Heavy Equipment Technicians maintain, repair, and rebuild heavy equipment in the shop or field in a safe, efficient, and capable manner.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to :
Make recommendations regarding the extent of repairs and suggest methods of improvement;
Repair the equipment in a timely and financially responsible manner;
Think logically and keep up with changes in technology;
Interpret work orders and technical manuals;
Employ workplace health and safety practices at all times;
Be motivated and able to work in a challenging environment with minimal supervision.
The successful candidate will possess a Journeyperson Heavy Equipment Technician certificate. Other requirements include, but are not limited to :
Interprovincial Red Seal is considered an asset
Experience in repair / maintenance of heavy duty equipment
Experience with Komatsu Equipment is considered an asset
Strong commitment to safety
Strong written and verbal communication skills