Heavy Duty Mechanic

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Job Detail

  • Career Level Red Seal
  • Experience 3-5 Years
  • No. of Openings 1+

Job Description

Heavy Duty Mechanic

  • For buildings, underground utilities or earthworks project in BC.


IDL Projects Inc. (IDL) is a dynamic, rapidly expanding company focused on providing a broad array of construction services in Canada and internationally. We have established ourselves as a go-to solutions provider in the construction areas of civil and infrastructure, commercial, residential, public and institutional, industrial, energy, mining and safety services.

Position Summary

Heavy Duty Mechanics are responsible for ensuring that all IDL’s equipment and specialty tools (such as: articulating rock trucks, backhoes, dozers, excavators, graders, loaders, generators etc.) are maintained and in good working condition.


IDL Project’s head office is located in Prince George, British Columbia with satellite offices in Prince Rupert, Vancouver and Vancouver Island.  This position is based out of Prince George, with the possibility of out-of-town work.


  • Diagnosis, repair and maintenance of the company’s heavy equipment fleet and specialty tools including but not limited to:
    • earth moving equipment
    • internal combustion engines and components, mobile and stationary
    • ground engaging equipment
    • tracked equipment
  • Responsible to ensure all work is completed in a safe manner
  • Perform work in either a field or shop setting
  • Mentor apprentices as needed
  • May perform other duties as required


  • A minimum of five (5) years’ field experience and
  • Minimum of 3-5 years of relevant experience in heavy civil construction
  • Have a strong/technical and mechanical aptitude
  • Certified Heavy Duty Mechanic/Interprovincial Red Seal Certification
  • Experience working with CAT, Hitachi or John Deere heavy construction equipment. Preference is given to anyone who has experience working on all makes
  • Must have a valid class 5 (or better ) driver’s license with a clean driver’s abstract
  • Must be able to work under pressure
  • Must be able to meet all safety requirements and applicable safety policies
  • Ability to work cooperatively independently and with a team in a fast-paced and complex environment

Position Benefits

At IDL we strive to ensure a positive and safe work environment. Our employees are part of a work family built  on respect, friendship and latitude for personal time. We live our core purpose of “Think Different, Build Better” and our core values of “Take Care of Each Other”, “Be Innovative”, “Build Great Things” and “Have Fun”.


  • Competitive wages commensurate with experience
  • Health and dental benefits
  • Training opportunities
  • Advancement opportunities
  • Excellent work/life balance

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