Certified Heavy Duty Mechanic

Location:  Canal Flats, BC


As a member of Canal Flats’ Maintenance Team, the successful applicant will be an energetic team player that will apply their skills by performing various maintenance requirements in a safe working environment.  Expect competitive compensation and benefits, together with a safe, high-quality work environment and a great team of friendly, family orientated and committed individuals.  Shift work is required. 

Canal Flats is located in the beautiful East Kootenay where enjoying the outdoors is a way of life. 

Major Duties: 

  • Maintaining and repairing all aspects of mobile equipment.
  • The ability to operate mobile equipment for test purposes.


The successful candidate will bring the following experience and expertise:

  • Certified Journeyperson with the ability to work in a safe and efficient manner
  • Knowledge of Cat, Kalmar and Taylor equipment would be an asset
  • Experience with hydraulics and welding
  • Superior troubleshooting skills
  • Ability to work both independently and in a team environment
  • Knowledge of the lumber manufacturing process would be an asset
  • WHMIS and First Aid Training would be an asset
  • A strong commitment to safety with excellent communication and interpersonal skills are essential

Interested applicants should submit their resumes to the following:

John Buda

Human Resources Manager
Canfor – Canal Flats
Fax: 250-426-5783
Email:   John.Buda@canfor.com


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