Heavy Duty Mechanics

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  • Various Locations, British Columbia, Northern BC View on Map
  • Post Date : October 16, 2021
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Job Detail

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

Job Description

Company:  Tahltan Nation Development Corporation (TNDC)

Location: Dease Lake and various Remote Sites


TNDC mechanical teams are responsible for the preventative maintenance and major repairs to mobile (heavy and light duty), auxiliary and stationary mining equipment, while continuously aligning daily functions. Successful applicants will be required to work in a remote camp setting during their entire shift. Work schedules may vary, depending on the position and jobsite, working 10-12 hours per day.


Reporting to the site supervisor or designate, responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • inspecting equipment, troubleshooting and planning sequence of repair operations
  • investigating deficiencies and equipment malfunctions
  • following maintenance procedures to ensure all equipment meets specifications
  • cleaning, lubricating, and performing other routine maintenance work on equipment
  • servicing attachments and working tools as required
  • ensuring proper reporting, documentation and clear lines of communication with supervisors
  • attending toolbox, safety and other meetings or discussions as required
  • participating in any other specified training
  • other related duties as required

Qualifications and experience

  • Heavy Duty Equipment Mechanic/Technician Interprovincial (Red Seal) Certification (or related discipline) preferred
  • Welding Certification is an asset
  • experience in the maintenance of diesel and gasoline mobile (heavy and light duty) and stationary equipment preferably in an industrial or heavy industry setting
  • valid Occupational First Aid Certification (OFA) and WHMIS Certification preferred
  • maintenance repair experience and knowledge with Caterpillar is preferred
  • proven commitment to safety, health and environmental standards
  • able to take direction, follow instructions, adapt to changing priorities and multi-task
  • strong work ethic with an ability to work independently with minimal supervision
  • strong oral and written communication skills and able to use diagnostics
  • a team player who works respectfully and cooperatively with others

Conditions of Employment

  • pass mandatory pre-employment drug and alcohol screening and fitness for work assessment where required
  • valid Class 5 driver’s license required; Class 1 or Class 3 with air brakes endorsement preferred
  • the ability to lift/move up to 50lbs and maintain high levels of performance over 12-hour shifts

How to Apply:

Please apply to:

Human Resources, Tahltan Nation Development Corporation

Box 250 | IR #9 Hwy 37N
Dease Lake, BC V0C 1L0

Fax: 250.771.5454

Email: jobs@tndc.ca

Only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. Tahltan members are encouraged to apply.

Please specify in your application the position you are applying for.

Only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. Tahltan members are encouraged to apply. Please reference “mytrades.ca” in your application.

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