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Heavy Equipment Mechanic – Red Deer

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Heavy Equipment Technician

Join our team in delivering a phenomenal customer experience driven by market leading transportation solutions. You will be working with the best-selling brand of trucks in North America, focusing on innovation, technology, and responsive customer relationships. Freightliner continues to deliver best in class service in all market segments and we’re looking for top quality candidates fill our open positions.

What we’re looking for:

  • Put your experience to work on our diverse product line, from minor repairs to major engine overhauls.
  • Ability to perform work as required with accuracy, based on factory, dealership, and personal standards.
  • Participate in Company and Manufacturer training programs.
  • Work collaboratively with co-workers and supervisors in our team focused environment.

Qualifications & Experience:

  • Inspection, maintenance, troubleshooting, overhaul and repair of various components of a variety of heavy duty trucks equipped with diesel engines and automatic or manual transmissions
  • Assist Shop Foreman in checking and diagnosing mechanical faults of incoming trucks
  • Communicates with parts department efficiently to obtain needed parts
  • Road test vehicles when required

What we offer:

  • Four 10.5 hour dayshifts, no evening or nightshift work
  • In-house training at our Freightliner certified training facility
  • Apprenticeship and Tuition reimbursement
  • Training and certification incentives
  • Boot and Tool Allowance
  • Custom fitted Hearing protection
  • Company supplied Diagnostic Laptops for Technicians.
  • Excellent benefit plan including health, dental, short and long term disability, health spending account
  • Company matching RRSP contributions
  • Relocation and moving assistance
  • Opportunity for advancement or relocation to any of our other six dealerships across Western Canada
  • Company Social events, BBQ’s, hot dog days, lunches
  • Employee assistance program (EAP)
  • Employee fuel purchase program

Contact us todayto learn more about New West Truck Centres, Red Deer and discover the many opportunities we offer.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: $35.00-$45.00 per hour


  • Casual dress
  • Company events
  • Dental care
  • Disability insurance
  • Discounted or free food
  • Employee assistance program
  • Extended health care
  • Life insurance
  • On-site parking
  • Paid time off
  • Relocation assistance
  • RRSP match
  • Store discount
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision care


  • 10 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • Overtime

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Red Deer, AB: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)


  • Heavy equipment: 3 years (preferred)


  • Journeyman Red Seal (required)

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