Heavy Duty Mechanic

GFL Enterprises
Posted a month ago
Full Time

Job Description

GFL Environmental is looking for a Heavy Duty Mechanic to join our team in Trail, British Columbia!

The ideal candidate is seeking an opportunity to work in an innovative environment working with a variety of Yellow Iron equipment and will thrive in a positive, team oriented and supportive culture.

About GFL

At GFL our goal is to invest in our people and provide opportunities to grow, for life!

• Our employees are affectionately known as team green, a name that unites us all under our shared purpose of providing sustainable solutions to enable our customers and communities to be GREEN FOR LIFE!

• We offer a competitive benefits plan, including RRSP match, orthodontics and vision coverage

• With 20,000+ employees across North America, we offer a dynamic set of career opportunities, locations and growth!

• We appreciate all of the local communities we live and work in, and actively contribute to them through our flagship Full Circle Project

• We believe investing in the future is the right investment, our first fully electric truck is now in operation!

• GFL is traded on the NYSE & the TSX – search “GFL” to see our stock performance


• Excellent Health, Vision, and Dental benefits

• Life Insurance

• Pension Plan

• Possible Over Time

• Excellent Work life balance

Key Responsibilities

• Safely operate, repair, rebuild and perform maintenance on Company owned or leased heavy duty diesel trucks and equipment.

• Diagnose and repair operational difficulties with heavy duty trucks and equipment.

• Working knowledge with multiple equipment not limited to CAT, Hitachi, Skid Steers etc.

• Maintain and repair heavy diesel, CNG, gas and electrically operated equipment and vehicles. (CNG training provided)

• Experience with engine drive, train structure, welding, hydraulics & electrical malfunctions.

• Experience with diagnostics for large Yellow Iron equipment.

• Basic computer skills preferred.

• Utilize a variety of power and hand tools and equipment.

• Possess, provide and maintain tools necessary to perform tasks related to maintenance on heavy/hydraulic equipment.

• Is reliable, responsible for your work & have the right attitude to perform assigned tasks.

• Perform other duties and responsibilities as required or requested by management.


• Certified Heavy Duty Mechanic

• Class 3 License (Class 1 license with Air considered an asset) OR willingness to get GFL sponsored license

• Experience in mining and/or construction equipment repair & maintenance preferred

• Basic tool set required

• Good to have inspection license / CDL preferred

• Experience using diagnostic software

• Must be computer literate, can be trained on software systems and have the willingness to learn.


We thank you for your interest. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

GFL Environmental is an equal opportunity employer and encourages women, Aboriginal people, persons with disabilities and members of visible minorities to apply. We seek to hire individuals with diverse characteristics, backgrounds and perspectives. We strongly believe that world-class talent makes no distinctions based on gender, ethnic or national origin, sexual identity and orientation, age, religion or disability, but enriches itself through these differences. GFL will provide accommodations to job applicants with disabilities throughout the recruitment process. If you require an accommodation, please notify us and we will work with you to meet your needs.

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