Heavy Duty Mechanic - Field - Victoria - 5x2 Shift

Finning International

Finning International

Victoria, BC, Canada
Posted on Tuesday, February 6, 2024


Finning Canada

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Position Overview:

As the worlds largest Caterpillar dealer, we are looking for the BEST Heavy Duty Mechanics who are ready to build a long-term career with Finning. You will be set you up with dealer grade training, fully stocked service trucks with all the tools you need to troubleshoot, maintain, and repair a variety of Caterpillar mining equipment within Victoria, BC.

Industry leading compensation plan
Compensation Perks
o $49.52 / hr
o Paid breaks
o Continuous and First aid premiums
o Paid vacation and sick
o Employee Share Purchase Plan Options
o RRSP Options
o Overtime & double time hours available
o CAT specific training
Wellness Perks
o Industry leading Benefits and Pension
o Boot Allowance
o Tools and PPE provided
o Service Truck provided

Job Description:

  • Troubleshoot and repair Caterpillar equipment
  • Perform field diagnosis and field running repairs
  • 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 Service Supervisor and Leadhand on various tasks as required


  • Interprovincial Heavy Equipment Technician (HET) Certification (Red Seal)
  • Valid driver’s license with a successful recent drivers abstract
  • Ability to attain a NATO reliability security clearance
  • Proven field experience with a preference for experience in mining operations
  • Safety conscious team player with excellent organizational, interpersonal, and communication skills with a high attention to detail
  • Previous experience with marine and power systems would be considered an asset
  • Previous Caterpillar mining product repair experience would be considered an asset
  • A condition of employment is the ability to be fit tested and the ability to wear a respirator


  • This position is based out of Victoria, BC on a 5x2 shift
  • A condition of employment is the ability to be fit tested and the ability to wear a respirator
  • Any future shift changes that may occur will be made in accordance with the terms and conditions of the Collective Agreement
  • Candidate selection will be in compliance with the terms of the current collective agreement

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.