Heavy Duty Mechanic/Apprentice

Website Diversified Transportation

Diversified Transportation is looking for a full-time Heavy Duty Mechanic to join our team in Fort McMurray. Apprentices (all levels) will also be considered.

Reporting to the Shop Manager, you will work in a fast-paced environment maintaining a large fleet of motorcoaches. Diversified offers an above-average work environment with an emphasis on safety and training. To qualify for the Mechanic position, you must be a reliable self-starter with strong interpersonal skills. The shift for this position is a 7 on / 7 off rotation.

Why Choose Diversified?

  • Competitive wages
    • Probationary Journeyperson rate: $53.02 per hour
    • Regular Journeyperson rate: $54.74 per hour
    • Apprentice hourly rate dependent on level; Apprentices will also receive a pay continuance while in school
    • $2.00 per hour night/Fort MacKay premium
  • RSP plan – 3% matching (following one year)
  • Group benefits – 70% employer paid
  • Tool allowance ($500 per year) and insurance
  • Boot allowance – $150 per year
  • Ongoing training and development
  • Family-oriented team environment

Position Requirements:

  • Heavy Equipment Technician Ticket; Apprentices also considered
  • Valid (or willing to obtain) class 1, 2 or 3 driver’s license with airbrake endorsement; 1st Year Apprentices must have a minimum class 5 non-GDL license
    • Cost of upgrade to a class 3Q license covered by the employer
  • Pre-employment drug & alcohol and physical demands testing
  • Shift work required
  •  Full-Time

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Maintenance/repair of motor coaches
  • CVSA Inspections
  • Respond to breakdowns
  • Spring and winter maintenance
  • Supervision of apprentices