Our client serves sawmills and the wood pulp industries throughout Northwest Alberta. They are seeking a Heavy Duty Mechanic to join their team in Peace River, AB. This role will be responsible for the maintenance and repair of a mobile fleet of close to 100 pieces of equipment, including dozers, excavators, chippers, skidders, and more. This camp role provides employees with food, accommodation, and transportation to the work site. Current employees enjoy competitive wages and benefits, a beautiful location with loads of recreational activities, and working for a tight-knit company where everyone has a voice. Interested? Give us a call at 1-855-733-7325 (RED)-(SEAL), text 587-794-3883, or submit your resume online today!
Peace River is the 2nd largest center in NW Alberta, located 5 hours’ drive from Edmonton, 2 hours from Grande Prairie, and 35 minutes from Grimshaw, AB. Thanks to the natural valley, hills, and rivers, visitors and residents enjoy hiking, cycling, hunting, fishing, river boating, kayaking, skiing, and golfing. This, in addition to restaurants, health care facilities, schools, libraries, festivals and affordable housing make Peace River a great place to live.
Terms: Full-time, permanent camp role. Work takes place in the logging camp field, and occasionally the shop. Food and accommodation provided.
Salary: Competitive, DOE.
Benefits: Comprehensive benefits package including health, dental, vision, and RRSP matching.
Shifts: November to March: 11 days on/3 days off (potential of night shift if required). April to December: 10 days on/5 days off – straight days.
- Red Seal or AB Journeyman Heavy Duty Equipment Mechanic certification required.
- Minimum 4 years logging equipment experience.
- Experience maintaining late-model Tigercat logging equipment preferred.
- Driver’s license and clean abstract required.
- Drug and alcohol testing required.
- Own tools required.