Heavy Duty Mechanic - Kamloops - 7x7 Shift

Finning International

Finning International

kamloops, bc, canada
Posted on Wednesday, October 4, 2023


Finning Canada

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Position Overview:

We are a leading company the fuels the forestry, mining, construction and agricultural sectors in Western Canada. Our continuous growth is fueled not only by out cutting-edge products but also by the exceptional skills and dedication of our workforce. Join us in maintaining our prominent position in this dynamic region by becoming an essential part of our team.

Compensation Perks
o $49.52 / hour
o Paid breaks
o Paid vacation, sick and flex time
o Employee Share Purchase Plan Options
o RRSP Options
o Overtime & double time hours available

Job Description:

  • Troubleshoot and repair Caterpillar equipment
  • Perform diagnosis and running repairs
  • Provide technical expertise for both the field and shop operations
  • Provide safety leadership in accordance with on-site safety requirements
  • Utilize Caterpillar SIS and ET daily
  • Complete technical documentation (service reports, warranty, crossover notes)
  • Interact with customers, sales support, and the rest of the Finning team
  • Work with the Supervisor and other technicians on various tasks
  • Maintain Finning Customer Service Commitment


  • Interprovincial Heavy Equipment Technician (HET) Certification
  • Engine and/or component rebuilding experience would be considered an asset
  • Transmission or Hydraulic testing would be considered an asset
  • Previous gas engine and power generation experience would be considered an asset
  • Valid driver’s license with a successful recent drivers abstract
  • Safety conscious team player with excellent organizational, interpersonal, and communication skills with a high attention to detail
  • Caterpillar heavy equipment experience preferred


  • This position is located at our new Finning Kamloops facility on a 7x7 continuous shift
  • All shift changes will be in accordance with the collective agreement
  • Hourly rate: $49.52 / hour (plus allowances and premiums)
  • A condition of employment is the ability to be fit tested and the ability to wear a respirator

Union Membership: You are required to become a member of the Union associated with this position. This will be effective immediately and will result in union dues being deducted from your pay. The terms and conditions of your employment will be governed by the collective agreement.

At Finning, we prioritize creating a diverse and inclusive environment. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer, and we actively encourage all individuals to express themselves and achieve their full potential. As a company, we continuously strive to enhance our outreach to individuals of all backgrounds and identities. We do not discriminate against applicants based on gender identity, race, national and ethnic origin, religion, age, sexual orientation, marital and family status, and/or mental or physical disabilities. Furthermore, Finning is committed to collaborating with and providing reasonable accommodations /adjustments to individuals with disabilities. If you require an adjustment/accommodation at any point during the recruitment process, please inform your recruiter.