Surrey, BC - Heavy Duty Equipment Mechanic - Shop

Location: Surrey, British Columbia
Opening ID: 30206
Job Family: Maintenance and Mobile Service
Date Posted: Nov 30, 2023


Job Description

Why Join Altec?

We are seeking an experienced mechanic to join our team of skilled professionals. The ideal candidate will have a strong mechanical background with experience working on electrical and hydraulic components, including the ability to read schematics.

Altec is a US based company with service operations throughout Canada.  We value teamwork, safety, and enjoyment of work. We offer competitive pay, a comprehensive benefits package, and opportunities for training and advancement within the company.

Altec Surrey, BC Service Center

Hourly rate and potential for overtime varies relative to experience and location. Job openings exist across the U.S. and Canada.

Job Type: Full Time, potential for overtime

Pay: $28-$34 per hour depending on skills and experience 

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Why Altec?

  • On-demand access to technical support, direct parts, and engineering
  • Ongoing training on Altec equipment
  • A career with an OEM in an Essential Industry supporting utilities and telecom
  • Competitive compensation that rewards performance
  • Red Seal not required
  • Comprehensive benefits 
  • Potential to work overtime

 Altec Company Values: Customer First - Enjoyment of Work - Family - Financial Stability - Integrity - People are our Greatest Strength - Quality - Spiritual Development – Teamwork

The Ideal Background:

  • Experience with aerial devices, digger derricks, chippers, cranes; or construction, mining, farm equipment such as excavators, skid steers, dozers or tractors;  aircraft and aerospace or ground support equipment (AGE/GSE) or similar
  • Previous mechanic and/or equipment service experience
  • Education in mechanics, electrical or hydraulic systems

The Job:

  • Perform replacement of electrical, hydraulic, and mechanical components
  • Utilize all technical support resources (such as operator, parts, and maintenance manuals, HowFactory, etc.) in troubleshooting, determining procedures, and identifying parts needed for repair
  • Perform Unit Condition Inspections and Reports
  • Maintain work area in a safe, clean, and orderly manner
  • Perform all tasks in a manner fully consistent with Altec Safety practices and procedures
  • Advise supervisors of situations that may impact a customer relationship
  • Provide accurate and sufficient information on all required documents
  • Demonstrate Altec Company Values
  • All other duties as assigned

The Requirements:

  • High School Diploma, provincially-approved High School Equivalency, or GED
  • Strong interpersonal, customer service, and organizational skills
  • Physical effort to move objects and tools that may weigh up to 75 pounds; frequent stooping, bending, squatting, and kneeling
  • A high level of dexterity
  • As needed, provide basic tools per the Altec tool policy
  • Drive motor vehicles
  • Develop basic computer skills with Microsoft office
  • Ability to support customer by working overtime
  • Advocate safety in everything we do

Altec offers a competitive salary that rewards performance and dedication, along with a comprehensive benefits package, which includes:

  • Paid Time Off – Starts at 3 Weeks
  • Dental
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Extended Health Care
  • RRSP Match
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Vision Care
  • Paid Wellness Program

Should the selected candidate meet the qualifications of a more experienced level in the career path, the job level may be adjusted.

Altec offers a competitive salary that rewards performance and dedication, along with a comprehensive benefits package.

Altec Industries Ltd is an equal opportunity employer. Altec welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.