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Journeyman Heavy Duty Mechanic or Millwright, Field Services- Fort McMurray, AB

Date:  Jan 19, 2023
Location: 

Fort McMurray, AB, CA, T9K 0K4

Req ID:  25839
Onsite or Remote:  Onsite Position

Komatsu is an indispensable partner to the construction, mining, industrial, and forestry industries that maximizes value for customers through innovative solutions. With a diverse line of products supported by our advanced IoT technologies, regional distribution channels, and a global service network, we tap into the power of data and technology to enhance safety and productivity while optimizing performance. Our Komatsu, P&H, Joy, Montabert, Modular Mining Systems, Hensley Industries, NTC, and Gigaphoton equipment and services are used to extract fundamental minerals and develop modern infrastructure. Focusing solely on mining, Komatsu Mining designs, manufactures, distributes, and services extensive product lines of highly reliable P&H surface mining equipment and JOY underground mining machinery used to cut, crush, load, and convey coal and industrial minerals worldwide. Customers receive a superior experience through direct relationships with Komatsu Mining's support people and through its services located close to the mines. Komatsu Mining's products and related services are used extensively for the mining of coal, copper, iron, gold, and other mineral resources, and the company employs people worldwide.
 

Komatsu Mining Corp. offers rewarding experiences and unique growth opportunities:
 

  • Competitive wages
  • Comprehensive benefits package (health & dental, vision coverage, healthcare spending account, and life insurance)
  • Personal wellness spending account
  • Company-sponsored registered pension plan (RPP) and matching program.
  • Safety boot voucher
  • Paid vacation
  • Company-supplied tools
  • 4/5 Rating on Glassdoor 
  • Sustainable employment
  • Ability to be a part of an exciting, innovative company developing new state-of-the-art technology and equipment
  • Discussion regarding full compensation package conducted upon initial pre-screen
     

Please visit our website https://www.komatsu.com/careers/ for more information.
 

Job Overview

 

Journeyman Heavy Duty Mechanic, Fort McMurray

 

We are currently looking to add a Journeyman Heavy Duty Mechanic to our Fort McMurray location.
 

Reports to: General Foreman, Field Service
 

Shift: 7 x 7 – as per customer and business needs
 

Location: Fort McMurray
 

Relocation: This position does not offer relocation

 

Responsibilities

 

  • Maintenance, repair, service and inspection of the mining equipment
  • Able to diagnose faults and malfunctions
  • Adjust, repair or replace all defective equipment parts, components or systems serviced at customer sites
  • Test the repaired equipment for proper performance
  • Maintain a safe and clean work environment
  • Experience using Micrometers to measure tight tolerances
  • Must be able to work with minimal supervision but also participate in the work of other mechanics and apprentices within the shop and field environment
  • Other duties, as assigned
     

Qualifications

 

  • Journeyperson Heavy Duty Mechanic Certification including Red Seal Certification
  • 3-5 years of mining or construction related experience
  • Previous experience work with Joy Global product would be a benefit
  • Strong proficiency in reading and interpreting technical manuals relating to manufacturer specifications and warranty environments
  • Must have a demonstrated ability to efficiently diagnose, troubleshoot, and repair issues in mechanical systems common to mining and/or construction equipment products
  • Experience in a customer facing role and a sound understanding of the importance of customer relationships
  • Must have no restrictions for access for any mine sites
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision, and experienced in working in field environment
  • Good organizational and planning skills
  • Strong attention to detail and able to work within the framework of multiple deadlines
  • Hold a strong standard for quality and safety
  • Valid Alberta Driver’s License
  • Have a team-oriented approach and thought process

Additional Information


Komatsu Mining offers an excellent benefit package. We are an equal opportunity employer. We thank all applicants for their interest however, only individuals selected for interviews will be contacted.

No agency or candidate phone calls please.

Komatsu Mining Corporation welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

Komatsu (Joy Global - Canada) is an organization committed to diversity and inclusion to drive our business results and create a better future every day for our diverse employees, global consumers, partners, and communities. We believe a diverse workforce allows us to match our growth ambitions and drive inclusion across the business. 

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national or ethnic origin, marital status, family status, disability, genetic characteristics, and a conviction for which a pardon has been granted. Accommodations during the application process are available upon request.
 

While we appreciate all applicant submissions, only those considered to be most qualified will be contacted for further assessment.

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