Heavy Duty Mechanic

Website West Fraser

Heavy Duty Mechanic Job Highlights

Title Heavy Duty Mechanic
Type Full Time
Experience Required
Function Management/Manufacturing
Location Quesnel, BC, Canada
Company West Fraser

Company Profile

West Fraser is a diversified wood products company. The company produces lumber, engineered wood (OSB, LVL, MDF, plywood, particleboard), and other products including pulp, newsprint, wood chips, and renewable energy. West Fraser’s products are used in home construction, repair and remodeling, industrial applications, papers, tissue, and box materials.

Job Profile

The company is looking for a Heavy Duty Mechanic who will perform a variety of tasks related to the safe and efficient application of the technical skills and knowledge of a Heavy Duty Mechanic.

Education Level

  • Not mentioned, yet a High School Diploma will be a plus

Work Experience

  • Experience working in a fleet shop
  • Cummins and Cat engine experience
  • Welding experience


  • Repair and maintain industrial equipment such as Log loaders, Wheel Loaders, Forklifts, and other mobile equipment used in the manufacture of lumber.
  • Continually ensuring the quality and standards of service to safety and production are maintained.


  • A valid Inter-Provincial or Provincial Journeyperson mechanic certification
  • Ability to read manuals and schematics
  • Ability to work independently with little supervision
  • Commitment to working safely and creating a safe workplace
  • Flexible schedule to work day, evening, and weekend shifts
  • Knowledge of Hydraulics
  • Organizational and planning skills
  • Strong Electrical background


  • 401k with company match
  • A culture that strongly believes in promoting from within
  • Benefits starting Day 1
  • Competitive starting pay
  • Dental
  • Disability Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Medical
  • On-the-job training and
  • Paid vacations and holidays
  • Vision

Employer’s Statement

West Fraser is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The company strives to create workplaces and leadership teams that are reflective of the diverse communities. It will not discriminate against any applicant for employment based on race, gender, national origin, or any other protected legal characteristic.

To apply for this job please visit recruiting.ultipro.ca.

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