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LICENSED HVY Equip Mechanic – Full Time

Universal Staffing Inc.

Are you a RED SEAL Certified Heavy Equipment Mechanic looking for full-time work?

Reporting to the Operation Manager, the Heavy Equipment Licensed Mechanic is responsible for maintaining, servicing and repairing various on-site machinery and motor vehicles at the landfill site.

WAGE: $30-35/h +4% vacation pay. Weekly payroll deposit every Friday!

HOURS: 7:00 AM-4:00 PM Monday to Friday. The odd Saturday may be required. Overtime paid after 44 hrs in a week. This is an ongoing full time year round position.


  • Carry out passenger vehicles, heavy truck and trailer inspections.
  • Schedule and perform routine maintenance.
  • Service machinery including fluid checks, sample pulling, filter checks, changing lubricants, greasing machine lube points, etc.
  • Troubleshoot, inspect, diagnose, and repair machinery and components, including electrical, hydraulic, pneumatic, engines, gearbox/drive train and A/C systems.
  • Create work orders, purchase orders, and maintain detailed records of work performed on the in-house maintenance program.
  • Ensure all specified instructions are carried out and completed.
  • Ordering of appropriate parts and maintain inventory and other garage-related items.
  • Follow and complete work orders and schedules as required by Operation Manager.
  • Cleaning and maintaining work areas and tools in good condition.
  • Follow all required safety policies and procedures.
  • Performs all other duties assigned by the Operation Manager and the Site Supervisor.


  • Education
  • High school diploma or the equivalent.
  • Heavy Equipment Mechanic with Red Seal Certification or equivalent.


  • Minimum five (5) years’ experience on related equipment.
  • Driver’s License and Driver’s Abstract
  • Must have a valid driver’s license and a clear driver’s abstract.


  • Knowledge of the capabilities and limitations of landfill equipment, operating methods, and preventive maintenance.
  • Sound knowledge of the job site traffic flow regulations concerning movement of heavy equipment and vehicles.
    Safe work practices applicable to maintenance, construction, and equipment operation activities at a solid waste landfill.
  • Equipment maintenance requirements and techniques.
  • Types and characteristics of trash in material distribution and compaction.


  • Fluent in English (French proficiency is considered an asset).
  • Ability to work independently, with minimal supervision in a team environment.
  • Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced environment.
  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills.
  • Diagnostic and troubleshooting skills, focusing on preventive maintenance.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office (Work, Excel, Outlook.)

Please reply with attached resume or stop into our office at 232 St. George St. between 8:30-4:30 Monday to Friday! Apply today!


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