Heavy Duty Equipment Mechanic (Several Positions Available)


Job description

Mammoet is currently looking for an energetic individual to join our Guelph and Toronto branches as a heavy duty mechanic. This position requires a candidate with an excellent work ethic, ability to travel and willingness to learn new things in a safe and efficient manner.

Responsibilities (including but not limited to)

  • Able to diagnose and/or determine technical problems
  • Able to perform regular inspection of all equipment within the department
  • Must document all repairs and parts replacement for equipment files
  • Be able to read, understand and follow hydraulic, pneumatic and electrical diagrams
  • Able to perform regular maintenance of equipment/material within the department
  • Able to perform/execute repairs on equipment within the department
  • Mentor apprentices
  • Conduct all business in a professional, respectful manner
  • Understand and support Mammoet, SHE-Q and Business Policies and Procedures
  • Ensures all safety policies and procedures are followed
  • Carry out all work in accordance with Mammoet HSE/SHE-Q and business policies and procedures, including the use of all required Personal Protection Equipment (PPE)
  • Other duties as assigned by EMD supervision

Reports to

Branch Manager

Purpose of the job

Key Result Areas

  • Training and experience in the repair and maintenance of major brands of cranes in Mammoet's fleet is an asset. Brands include Tadano RT & AT Cranes, Liebherr Crawler and AT Cranes, Terex/Demag Crawlers, Kobelco Crawler, Sennebogen Crawler, Linkbelt and Broderson.

Key Skills

  • Customer Focus – dedicated to meeting expectations of internal and external customers and maintaining effective relationships
  • Integrity and Trust – Keeps confidences, admits mistakes, and can present the unvarnished truth in an appropriate and helpful manner
  • Peer Relationships – Find common ground to solve problems for the good of all, a cooperative and collaborative team member, and supportive of team members.

Work Conditions

  • Must be able to work in a standard field environment(being aware of your surroundings and operations going on around you)
  • Subject to long hours in stressful environments
  • Must be open to learning various types of equipment
  • Must be able to receive orders and follow them through without supervision present
  • Must be able to respond to visual and audible instructions
  • Heavy duty work (occasionally lifting, pushing, pulling 50+ pounds)
  • Exposure to Dust, Vibration, Noise
  • Work in hazardous work environment- Heavy Lift Cranes, Heavy Moving Equipment
  • Some travel may be required

Education & Experience

  • Secondary and Vocational Education
  • Mammoet T&DP requirements, as specified


  • Previous training in pneumatic, hydraulic and electrical systems a plus
  • Ability to operate or learn how to operate forklifts, tractors, trailers
  • Basic knowledge of diesel, hydraulic or electrical mechanical repairs a plus
  • Must be able to understand and apply established procedures
  • Must be able to work with hand tools or power tools as required
  • Must be able to determine if repairs performed are adequate to bring equipment back to functioning properly
  • Must be able to speak, read and write English
  • Must have flexible working hours in the event of emergency call-out repairs
  • Knowledge of OSHA and Mammoet safety regulations

About our company

Mammoet helps clients improve construction efficiency and optimize the uptime of plants and installations. For that purpose, we provide solutions for lifting, transporting, installing and decommissioning large and heavy structures.

Our services are focused on the petrochemical and mining industries, civil engineering, power generation and offshore projects. The logistic challenges in these industries are growing daily. Factors such as remote locations, harsh climates and a strong emphasis on the environment are constantly driving us towards smarter and safer solutions.

We provide the following services:

  • Engineered lifting and transportation services
  • Lifting, transportation and installation of modular constructions
  • Factory-to-foundation projects
  • Plant turnaround logistics
  • Decommissioning of onshore and offshore installations
  • Trading in new and used equipment worldwide

For over two hundred years, we’ve been known for the unique capability of our state-of-the-art equipment. But it’s the trust of our clients that has brought us where we are today. Their confidence inspires 5,000 Mammoet professionals to give it their all each day and truly make a difference in projects all over the world.

About our region

This is a full time position and we are considering candidates for both locations, Guelph and Toronto.


Salary will be commensurate based on education and experience. Mammoet offers competitive wages, health benefits and RRSP contributions. In addition to this, we offer an engaging environment in which a variety of career development and growth opportunities exist to our employees both locally and internationally. Mammoet is an existing benefactor for variety of local and national charity organizations and also provides support for our own employees’ extracurricular activities. To view our Human Capital Values, please visit our careers website at www.mammoet.com/en/jobs.

To Apply
Interested candidates may submit their resumes and salary expectations to this job posting by following the link www.mammoetcareers.com

We thank all interested applicants


Guelph and Toronto, ONTARIO

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Contact person

A. Mendoza

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Match criteria
  • Canada East
Education level
  • Secondary vocational education
  • Operations
Job Type
  • Mechanic