Heavy Equipment Technician

Oct 28
Lively, Ontario
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Sandvik Mining and Rock Solutions is seeking a

Heavy Equipment Technician

Location: Lively, Ontario

At Sandvik, we offer you a world of opportunities. Our diverse businesses and global network enable you to explore your potential and thrive. We recognize your performance and offer various ways to fuel your growth towards exceptional achievements.

Currently, we have an opening for a Heavy Equipment Technician. The Heavy Equipment Technician is responsible for troubleshooting, repair, and maintenance of mechanical and electrical aspects of equipment and components according to defined specifications. Participate and sustain in the lean manufacturing and 5S activities.

Are you self-motivated and have Technical (Mechanical/Electrical) diploma and have experience with mining equipment! We want to hear from you!

While searching for the best opportunity for yourself today, we are already thinking ahead of your future tomorrow. So now we challenge you to take it one step further and apply!

What you will be doing

  • Follows scope of work within time constraints to meet established delivery targets

  • Inspects equipment for proper performance and determines faults and malfunctions

  • Adjusts equipment & repairs/replaces defective parts components or systems according to scope of work

  • Identifies additional repairs, compiles parts and labor estimates and communicates to the supervisor

  • Tests repaired equipment to ensure proper operational performance

  • Completes accurate time records, technical reports, failure reports, parts listings and submits drawing revisions

  • Actively participates in continuous improvement initiatives

  • Stays current with industry, customer, product developments and technical best practices

  • Builds sound relationships with the workshop team and internal and external customers to ensure smooth operations

  • Performs other relevant duties as assigned by the manager

Environmental Health and Safety

  • Complies with Sandvik Mining and Rock Solutions safety policies and applicable government, customer or industry regulations or requirements

  • Responsible for identifying and reporting any unsafe work habits, workplace incidents and/or near misses. Perform risk assessments (“Take Five”) prior to each task

  • Maintains hand tools and equipment to ensure safe operation

  • Maintains orderly work area and ensures housekeeping requirements are met

  • Attends Environmental, Health and Safety related trainings

  • Wears the required personal protective equipment (PPE) assigned for each task

What you will bring along

  • Technical (Mechanical/Electrical) diploma is required

  • Licensed Red Seal Heavy Equipment Mechanic is considered an asset

  • Minimum 3-5 years’ related experience with industry specific equipment

  • Previous experience with Sandvik equipment is considered an asset

  • Ability to read/comprehend related schematics

  • Ability to work as part of an integrated, broad team

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Flexible and self-motivated with demonstrated initiative

  • Ability to develop knowledge of customer business processes in relation to product rebuild

  • Developed time management and organizational skills

  • Computer literacy (MS Office, Outlook)

In return for your passion and drive we will offer you…

  • The opportunity to make an impact on our business performance.

  • The opportunity to be part of an ambitious team, in an industry leading business.

  • The opportunity to reach your full potential.

  • Ongoing development and training.

  • An excellent comprehensive compensation package including a pension plan with matching, competitive health, dental, life and disability benefits.

Our Culture

Our core values are the soul of the company. They guide us in our actions and daily business decisions. We are a company with an open-minded culture that encourages employees to share ideas and work innovatively. We embrace diversity and inclusion and inspire everyone to bring their authentic selves to work everyday!

We take pride in our agile customer-focused decision making. We empower our employees, providing strong performance management and opportunities to grow your career.

Do you want to learn more?

To learn more about Sandvik, our people and products please visit our website: https://www.home.sandvik/en/about-us/

How to Apply

Qualified candidates can apply at www.sandvik.com/careers to the Heavy Equipment Technician , requisition R0029430. We thank all applicants. Only those considered for an interview will be contacted.

We welcome and encourage applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are always available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

Deadline: Oct 28
Job-ID: R0029430

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