Heavy Duty Mechanic and Heavy Equipment Operator
Discovery Mining Services - Yellowknife, NT

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Discovery Mining Services is a mining service and expediting company serving the needs of companies operating throughout Canada. Dedicated services are provided to meet the special needs encountered in operating in Canada's Arctic, and remote provincial locations.

We have immediate openings for a Heavy Equipment Operator and Heavy Equipment Operator for a remote camp project in Northern Canada commencing in early January 2013.

The Heavy Equipment Operator will be responsible for operating heavy equipment in a safe and appropriate manner. Heavy equipment may include front-end loaders, dozers and graders. The Heavy Equipment Operator must also clean, maintain and secure all equipment as directed by legislation, policies and procedures.

- Experience in the operation of front end loaders, dozers, graders, compactors, snow blowers and other pieces of heavy equipment; - Knowledge of equipment maintenance and storage along with workplace safety requirements and procedures; - Strong mechanical aptitude with ability to perform routine vehicle maintenance; - Must be self-directed and able to work with little supervision; -Valid driver's license.

The Heavy Duty Mechanic repairs, overhauls, maintains and services diesel powered automobiles, heavy trucks and construction equipment, graders, dump trucks, excavators, trucks, shop machinery. Diagnoses equipment problems and determines repairs needed and demonstrates continuous effort to improve operations, decrease turnaround times, and streamline work processes.

Must be full Journeyman with experience working on heavy duty equipment repair; -Knowledge of equipment maintenance and storage procedures and workplace safety requirements and procedures; -Above average knowledge of equipment cleaning standards and procedures along with record keeping systems; -Organized with good trouble shooting skills; -Able to meet deadlines and able to work under minimal supervision; -Valid driver's license

If you can deliver superior customer service that exceeds expectations in the areas of safety, meeting client needs and providing excellence in operational abilities then we want to hear from you! Salary will commensurate with qualifications and experience. For immediate consideration e-mail detailed resume with references.
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