Journeyman Heavy Equipment Technician (HET)


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Calgary, AB - (CAN) 734 7th Avenue Southwest Suite 240 AB Calgary , AB T2P 3P8

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Job Description

Manpower is currently seeking a Journeyman Heavy Equipment Technician (HETs) to fill a permanent position with highly reputable client in Calgary, AB.

Specific Accountabilities:

* Provide service for coil tubing injectors and oilfield equipment.

* Provide routine maintenance as well as component overhauls.

* Perform customer rebuilds.

* Sign off on all completed CVIPs

* Check all heavy equipment for proper performance and inspect equipment to detect faults and malfunctions.

* Repair and adjust hydraulic pumps, safety valves, and any other necessary mechanical components.

* Diagnose any faults or malfunctions using computerized and other testing equipment to determine extent of repair that is required.

* Inspect, repair and adjust hydraulic driven units.

* Perform incidental welding operations on equipment.

* Adhere to workplace safety policies, regulations and compliances.

* Communicate any unsafe conditions or accidents/injuries in a timely manner to the supervisor in order to facilitate prompt correction or reporting.

* Demonstrate continuous effort to improve operations, decrease turnaround times, streamline work processes, and work cooperatively and jointly to provide quality seamless customer service.

* Installation of new and added-on equipment.

* Electrical and hydraulic troubleshooting and diagnostics.

* Accurate completion of work orders and time cards.

* Repair cooling, and lubrication systems.

* Install and align components.

* Repair cable-operated working attachments, winches, compressors, pumps, etc.

* Test repaired equipment for proper performance and document test results.

* Clean, lubricate and perform other maintenance work.

* Instruct apprentices.

* Keep detailed and accurate maintenance reports and documentation.

* Maintain a working knowledge of changes in technology and repair techniques.

* Other mechanical repair work as required.

Required Qualifications:

* Must hold a Red Seal/Journeyman's certificate, or have Red Seal.

* Completion of college/CEGEP/vocational or technical training.

* Must hold a current CVIP certification

* Minimum 5 years' experience as a Heavy Duty Mechanic.

* Proven mechanical abilities in hydraulics and electrical, including schematics and diagnostics.

* Experience with routine maintenance operations

* Excellent written and verbal communication skills

* Strong attention to detail and able to work under pressure

* Able to deal with people sensitively, tactfully, diplomatically, and professionally at all times.

* Experience working in a Heavy Truck Service environment

* Must own a full set of heavy duty service equipment tools

* Possess a valid driver's license, preferable a Class 1 License

Please email your resumes directly to [email protected] or call 403-298-4338.

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