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Parsons Corporation Heavy Duty Mechanic/Heavy Equipment Technician in Virtual Office, Ontario

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Job Description:

Parsons is seeking an amazingly talented Heavy Duty Mechanic/Heavy Equipment Technician to join our team. In this role, you will get to support the Faro Mine Remediation in the Yukon.

This position requires you to travel to Faro, Yukon, and work on a 2x2 week rotation.

Please note that this is a fixed-term contract to start with the potential to become a regular, full-time position.

What You’ll be Doing:

  • Report defects and deficiencies.

  • Carry out planned and scheduled maintenance work/inspections as required in a safe manner.

  • To repair gasoline and diesel combustion engines, transmissions, differentials, planetary drives, hydraulic and air-actuated equipment, etc.

  • Perform CVIP’s when required.

  • Repair and replace vehicle electrical components and accessories on site equipment and support equipment when applicable (i.e. Caterpillar and Volvo HD Equipment, John Deer Powered Pumps, forklifts, highway trucks and trailers, telehandlers, man baskets (aerial platform) etc.)

  • To set up hoisting equipment and facilities for the installation and/or removal of heavy attachments.

  • To inspect and test repaired equipment, ensure safe and efficient operation, and assist in investigating accidents that may be attributable to mechanical defects.

  • To requisition parts and supplies to maintain service and repair records and to report man-hours and materials user, troubles encountered, and corrective measures taken.

  • Component rebuilds onsite, machine overhauls and mid-lifes, troubleshooting, and diagnostics on hydraulic and electrical faults.

  • Ability to use Cat-programmed laptops for maintenance and troubleshooting with software such as CAT E.T. and CAT SIS.

What Required Skills You’ll Bring:

  • Interprovincial Journeyman On-road/Off-Road Heavy Duty Mechanic Certificate.

  • Red Seal Certification

  • Proven experience as a mechanic/technician in mining or industrial setting.

  • Having a minimum of 5 years of experience in repairing all type of machinery listed above .

  • Being able to read mechanical drawings and schematics and have knowledge of hydraulics, electrical, and welding.

  • Being able to work in different types of environments (main garage, satellite garage, service truck)

  • Must be physically fit and capable of cooperating and working effectively with other employees.

  • Being able to work outside in Nordic cold temperatures.

  • Class 1 license not required but preferred.

Minimum Clearance Required to Start:

Not Applicable/None

This position is part of our Critical Infrastructure team.

For more than 75 years, our experts have designed and delivered the critical infrastructure that connects and protects communities around the world. We work in diverse, collaborative teams, both within the company and with our partners and customers, to plan, design, build, and modernize infrastructure. We take special pride in projects and solutions that improve communities as well as people’s quality of life by promoting economic growth, enhancing mobility, and increasing sustainability and resiliency. Powered by our people, we provide the imagination necessary to support our customers’ visions—and to help them see new possibilities.

We value our employees and want our employees to take care of their overall wellbeing, which is why we offer best-in-class benefits such as health, vision, dental, employer paid provincial care premiums, life insurance, paid time off, sick leave, all province observed holidays off, and gym membership discounts to fit your busy lifestyle!

Parsons is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity, equity, inclusion, and accessibility in the workplace. Diversity is ingrained in who we are, how we do business, and is one of our company’s core values. Parsons equally employs representation at all job levels for minority, female, disabled, protected veteran and LGBTQ+.

We truly invest and care about our employee’s wellbeing and provide endless growth opportunities as the sky is the limit, so aim for the stars! Imagine next and join the Parsons quest—APPLY TODAY!About Us

Parsons is a digitally enabled solutions provider focused on the defense, security, and infrastructure markets. With nearly 75 years of experience, Parsons is uniquely qualified to deliver cyber/converged security, technology-based intellectual property, and other innovative services to federal, regional, and local government agencies, as well as to private industrial customers worldwide.

Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBTQ+.

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