Heavy Duty Mechanic - Power Systems - Surrey - 5x2 Shift

Finning International

Finning International

Surrey, BC, Canada
Posted on Tuesday, February 13, 2024


Finning Canada

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Position Overview:

We take pride in the quality of our work and provide a safe work environment for our people. Safety is not just a culture; it is a founding principle of our business. From power generation to marine applications, there is endless opportunities to carve out your future with Finning.

Reporting directly to the Service Supervisor, the Journeyman Mechanic will be responsible for troubleshooting and overseeing repairs on a variety of Caterpillar engines and applications. This position will be on a 5x2 schedule based out of our Surrey – Power Systems Facility.

Industry leading potential total compensation plan:

Compensation Perks
• Hourly rate $49.52
• Paid breaks
• Paid vacation, sick and flex time
• Employee Share Purchase Plan Options
• RRSP Options
• Overtime hours available

Wellness Perks
• Industry leading Benefits and Pension
• Boot Allowance
• Tool Allowance
• PPE provided

Job Description:

  • Troubleshoot and repair Caterpillar equipment
  • Perform field diagnosis and field running repairs
  • Focus on power systems work
  • Utilize Caterpillar SIS and ET daily
  • Complete technical documentation (service reports, warranty, crossover notes, site failure reports)
  • 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) would be an asset
  • Red Seal Off Road certificate required
  • Valid driver’s license with a successful recent drivers abstract
  • 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 Caterpillar mining product repair experience would be considered an asset


  • This position is based on a 5x2 shift rotation based out of our Surrey, BC location
  • 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.