The mechanic works under the supervision of the chief mechanic from the workshop.

The mechanic would maintain and repair a variety of heavy equipment to ensure that it is in good working order. The mechanic should be familiar with the repair of hydraulic and mechanical cranes, loaders, drill rigs, excavators, and accessories related to soil improvement activities.

The mechanic should be able to work with minimal supervision; phone check-in with chief mechanic/operations manager.

  • Located at 531 Durham Regional Hwy 47, Greenbank, ON L0C 1B0

Level of knowledge required

  • Intermediate: has broad job knowledge; knows and applies all the concepts, practices of the field of specialty


  • Ability to determine if you want to refurbish, repair or replace worn or defective parts

  • Basic computer knowledge (inputting of information into web-based applications, word processing, etc.)

  • Welding skills/knowledge an asset


  • Physically capable of performing the work (climbing into/around equipment, accessing tight spaces, using tools, etc.)

  • Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing
  • Ability to read, understand error codes, hydraulic and electrical schematics, manuals for operations, troubleshooting and repairing equipment and tools

  • Ability to perform diagnostic tests

Other requirements

  • Class 5 license
  • Be available to travel on demand
  • 70% construction site, 30% Yard

Major functions

  • Ensure preventive maintenance on machines, ensure repairs according to equipment manual, ensure that company policies, procedures and industry standards are met

  • Record and retain necessary documentation including equipment logbook, work forms and delivery receipts

  • Assist in loading and unloading equipment

  • Keep work tools clean and in good condition

  • Ensure material is stored safely

  • Follow safe work procedures

  • Comply with the rules and requirements

  • Report unsafe conditions or practices

  • Report incidents and near misses

  • Make security suggestions

  • Perform preventive maintenance, routine inspections, breakages and necessary repairs

 If you are interested in this position, please send your resume at careers@menardcanada.ca