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Heavy Equipment Mechanic-Canby

Job Summary

Performs major servicing and repairs on a variety of mechanical, electrical, electronic, powertrain, and hydraulic systems for vehicles, on and off road mining equipment and on-road dump trucks and concrete mixer trucks.


  • Diagnose and repair all types of gas and diesel equipment, including, but not limited to, excavators, dozers, off-road trucks, wheel loaders, water & lube trucks, service trucks, pickups, dump trucks/trailers, mixer trucks, and other support equipment.
  • Troubleshoot, repair and replace ignition systems, fuel systems, hydraulic systems, lighting systems, electrical/computer control systems, radio systems and ABS brake system
  • Repair and overhaul engines, transmissions, differentials, PTO's and axle assemblies
  • Perform welding and fabrication on mobile and stationary plant equipment as needed
  • Maintain service, maintenance and repair records
  • Repair and maintain shop tools and machinery
  • Prepare work orders and order parts in SAP business system
  • Provide technical assistance, direction and guidance to other shop employees. Assist in the training of other shop employees to perform tasks efficiently and effectively.
  • Make emergency field repairs to dump trucks and concrete mixer trucks as needed
  • Safely perform repairs in the field during inclement weather


High school diploma or GED


  • 3-5 years experience working in an industrial shop environment and repairing heavy mining equipment
  • Able to work effectively both independently and as part of a team
  • Able to operate vehicles and equipment for testing and troubleshooting before and after performing maintenance activities 
  • Able to provide own tools
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office and general computer programs
  • Physical requirements: lifting up to 60 lbs., bending, stooping and stretching
  • Preferred:

  • Welding experience

  • Experience working with Visionlink 
  • SAP experience
  • Mechanics Certifications
  • CAT SIS Program experience



At CalPortland, we’re proud to offer a comprehensive, competitive benefits package that provides health and financial support to our most important resources: our employees.  Your benefits are an important part of your overall compensation at CalPortland. That’s why we give you a wide range of benefits to choose from.  All regular full time employees may enroll in a variety of health and welfare plans including medical, dental and vision plans.  Other benefits include life insurance, disability coverage, employee assistance program, and retirement program.  The company also has a variety of voluntary benefits for employees to choose from.

Conditions of Employment

Successful candidate must submit to post-offer pre-employment physical examination, drug/alcohol screen, and background check. Some positions require FMCSA regulated on-going drug and alcohol testing.


Heavy Equipment Mechanic-Canby

Job Req ID:  5061
Job Type:  Hourly - Full-Time

Nearest Major Market: Portland Oregon

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