We are looking for an Apprentice Technician to work at client sites located in Calgary AB. This is a day shift working Monday to Friday and sometimes you may have to work overtime.

Your main tasks are to perform inspections, maintenance and repairs on electric overhead travelling cranes and hoists. You will be reporting to a Field Supervisor and working alongside a few other Technicians.

This is a full-time position, a long-term opportunity. Our client manufactures and services cranes and lifting equipment with multiple locations worldwide.

Perks of the Apprentice Technician:

• $22 to $30 per hour

• Great Benefits

• RRSP plan (3%)

• Annual Bonus (6%)

• 2 Weeks of vacation

• Casual Professional work environment

• Overtime Pay

• Company car + gas allowance

• High-growth company

Responsibilities of the Technician:

• Comply with all corporate Safety Policies and guidelines/procedures, including Branch Monthly meetings and those established by the customer.

• Advise Supervisor or Manager of any unsafe practice performed or witnessed.

• Perform inspections, maintenance and repairs on electric overhead traveling cranes and hoists at varied customer locations, as directed. Be available “on call” as part of service office rotation and provide after-hours service, as required.

• Conduct on-site electrical, mechanical, structural and electronic troubleshooting to determine cause for equipment malfunction and establish the necessary repairs utilizing visual inspection, test procedures and appropriate test equipment. Perform a general post repair audit prior to completion of work, documenting that all required safety features are functional or documenting deficiencies and attaching a deficiency tag to the crane.

• Document findings and make corrective recommendations during the SAFETY REVIEW to the customer including a written “Safety Notification” of any observed or known safety concerns, if appropriate. Determine customer’s intentions to purchase repairs and notate accordingly of actions necessary to sell or complete the repairs.

• Consult with customer regarding all repair and safety related issues and discuss during the VISIT REVIEW recommendations that will assist the customer with improving their SAFETY & PRODUCTIVITY, prior to leaving job site. Determine items requiring quotation.

• Complete and provide proper electronic documentation utilizing the established company digital tools required for each service, obtaining the customer’s signature and acceptance.

• Read, understand and apply the contents of all CSA, OSHA, ANSI, CMAA, HMI and other codes or regulations pertaining to our industry. Refresh and update knowledge periodically.

• Complete Work Packages and other required documents in a professional, accurate, neat and legible manner and submit same in a timely manner and in accordance with established guidelines.

• Maintain regular communication with the service office and assigned Coordinator, in accordance with established practices.

• Maintain all company issued equipment, vehicle and assets in a safe and proper working order. Operate tools, equipment and vehicles in a safe and responsible manner. Notify supervisor of any deficiencies for resolution.

• Maintain supply of forms, literature, inventory and miscellaneous materials in the service vehicle. Document use or sale to customer, as required.

• Follow all established safety rules and procedures, including those established by the customer.

• Participate in monthly safety meetings.

• Other duties as assigned by supervisor.

Qualifications of the Technician:

• 2nd , 3rd or 4th year or Red Seal Millwright or Electrician apprentice or Crane Technician certificate

• Ideally have some experience with overhead crane maintenance experience

• Associate’s degree in Industrial Electrical/Mechanical Technology with related field or equivalent experience

• Must have and maintain a clean driving record including a valid driver’s license

• Must be willing, fit and able to work at heights/climb

• Must be able and willing to work varying overtime hours

• Must possess excellent customer interaction skills.


If you are interested in this exciting opportunity, please apply now or email your resume to Chris Hutton at [email protected] or call 778-871-7901

Contract Info / Information sur le contrat
  • Job ID / No. du Poste: 35639
  • Open Positions / Postes Ouverts: 1
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