Heavy Duty Mechanic

  • Category
    Skilled trades - Skilled Trades
  • Job type
    Direct Hire
  • Location
    Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

Adecco Saskatoon is currently recruiting for a full-time, permanent Heavy Duty Mechanic to work in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. Our client is the worldwide market leader for agricultural field research with clients expanding across Canada. As a Heavy Duty Mechanic you will be responsible for servicing customers across Saskatchewan, Alberta, and Manitoba. Travel is required for this opportunity and candidates should be comfortable with weeklong stays, approximately 16 weeks of travel per year. The ideal candidate will have performed as a Mechanic in or related to the agriculture industry. Knowledge of farming practices is considered a strong asset.

Heavy Duty Mechanic Responsibilities:
- Responsible for diagnosing, servicing, and repairing agriculture equipment
- Perform programming and software updates on agriculture equipment
- Responsible for completing work orders and other documents via computer
- Communicate directly with customers regarding servicing via phone and email
- Perform service duties on parts, components, bearings, hydraulics, and conveyors
- Trouble shoot and repair duties such as oil changes and belt replacements
- Responsible for reading and understanding electrical, mechanical and hydraulic systems
- You will be responsible for traveling to customer location when necessary (16 weeks per year)

Heavy Duty Mechanic Qualifications:
- Valid driver’s license is required for this opportunity
- 5 years of Agriculture Mechanic experience preferred, other industries will be considered
- Journeyman education will be taken into consideration along with industry experience
- Preferably from an agriculture background with knowledge of the industry
- Candidates must be computer literate with the ability to perform programming and software updates
- Knowledge of servicing and repairing combines and other agriculture equipment considered an asset
- Strong interpersonal skills required as you will work directly with customers and team members
- Must be consider in processing required paperwork such as work orders via computer
- You will be provided with a company cellphone and laptop for business communications

If you are interested in this Heavy Duty Mechanic opportunity, we encourage you to apply today at www.adecco.ca. To apply for this Agriculture Mechanic role, click the “Apply Now” button located besides the job description.

Adecco thanks all applicants, however only those qualified will be contacted.

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Reference number CA_EN_2_026553_27879

Accommodation will be provided in all parts of the hiring process as required under Adecco’s Employment Accommodation policy. Applicants will need to make their needs known in advance to their Adecco representative.