CBI_Derek (1)








Positions Currently Required

Heavy Duty Mechanic Apprentice

We are looking for part-time, energetic and driven Heavy Equipment Mechanic apprentice to join our team.

The mechanic will work on maintaining and preparing equipment for the operators to use on a daily basis.

Reporting to the manager, the Heavy Duty Mechanic is responsible for repair, troubleshoot, adjust, overhaul and maintain mobile heavy-duty equipment on an active wood grinding site.  The project is unique, so every day will be different.

This position is suitable for someone who is willing to learn and has a desire to advance their position in the company after a trial period.  


  • Mechanically-oriented; genuine interest in mechanics field
  • Experience in mechanics (personal or professional) an asset
  • Self-starter
  • Solid interpersonal skills, reliable
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Physically fit and capable
  • Safety conscious, ability to work in a safety driven environment
  • Willing to work mornings and/or afternoons

Job Responsibilities:

  • Perform routine maintenance on heavy equipment
  • Check wood grinders, excavators, trucks and other heavy equipment for proper performance and inspect equipment to detect faults and malfunctions
  • Dismantle and reassemble heavy equipment using hoists and hand tools
  • Examine parts for damage or excessive wear
  • Adjust, repair and/or replace defective parts, components or systems, using hand and power tools

Experience, Skills and Abilities:

  • Valid driver’s license
  • Must be team player and must be willing to participate in company safety and production requirements
  • Able to effectively communicate both verbally and in writing
  • Experience with Caterpillar equipment i.e. haul truck, loaders, excavators, etc
  • Mechanical abilities in hydraulics and electrical, including schematics and diagnostics.
  • Experience with routine maintenance operations

Please contact Justin via email at