Heavy Duty Equipment Mechanic - Traxxon Foundation Equipment

Traxxon Foundation Equipment (TFE) performs sales, service and parts support forfoundation drilling equipment across western Canada. TFE offers rewarding careers and training, mentoring and professional development for every employee and supports opportunities for their growth and advancement.

We are looking for new team members to fill the positions of Heavy Duty Equipment Mechanic at Traxxon Foundation Equipment. In this position you will be responsible for service, overhaul and support of all equipment under their control. The successful candidates will participate in training off-site, as well as onsite locally. They will then provide shop service and mobile service to our customer base in western Canada.


You will be accountable for:

  • Inspecting equipment for proper performance and determining faults and malfunctions
  • Adjusting equipment & repairing/replacing defective parts components or systems according to scope of work to restore equipment to original manufacture specifications
  • Testing repaired equipment to ensure proper operational performance
  • Commissioning new equipment
  • Completing accurate time records, technical reports, failure reports, and parts lists
  • Staying current with industry, customer, product developments and technical best practices
  • Complying with safety policies and identifying/reporting any unsafe work habits
  • Maintaining hand tools and equipment to ensure safe operation


To qualify for this role you must have:

  • Journeyman Heavy Duty Equipment Mechanic or Year 3 and 4 apprentice
  • Ability to work and troubleshoot independently.
  • Willing and able to travel in Western Canada, and overseas if necessary
  • Basic computer skills. Experience with an ERP or CMMS an asset.
  • Ability to speak/read German is an asset.
  • Maintain a valid drivers license

Only candidates who are most qualified for the position will be contacted.


Traxxon Foundation Equipment and NorLand Limited are committed to equity, diversity and inclusion in our recruitment and hiring practices


These are Union positions with the IUOE 115 (International Union of Operating Engineers) and earns Union wages, extended Healthcare Benefits and Union-sponsored Pension Plan.