Heavy Equipment Technician
Where innovation, technology and integrity come together.
Our purpose at Newton Group Ltd. is to be the best of the best in the Manufacturing Design Build ICI construction industry. We believe in our products and our people, we believe that a truly inspiring and diverse place to work is a must. We want you to join our team of passionate self-starters who believe the world is full of untapped opportunities. We continue to expand and have an exciting opportunity for a Maintenance role.
The Heavy Equipment Technician will work with the Maintenance Manager and all divisions within the company to repair breakdowns, conduct preventive maintenance, and provide machine, equipment, and tool support to all teams. The technician will often work with semi-automated precast and industrial steel manufacturing equipment and will be responsible for diagnosing, troubleshooting, and repairing equipment.
Repair and maintain the company heavy equipment
Maintain all preventative maintenance programs
Read diagrams and schematic drawing to determine work procedures
Ability to work with windows based computer system
Install, align and move stationary industrial machinery and mechanical equipment according to layout plans using hand and power tools
Operate hoisting and lifting devices to position machinery and parts during the installation, set up and repair of machinery
Inspect and examine machinery and equipment to detect and investigate irregularities and malfunctions
Adjust machinery and repair or replace defective parts
Clean, lubricate and perform other routine maintenance work on machinery
Ability to troubleshoot electronic equipment including drives, PLC’s would be an asset
Assemble machinery and equipment prior to installation using hand and power tools and welding equipment
Regular routine preventative maintenance as required
Skills, Knowledge, Qualifications & Experience
Must have at least 3 years experience in a maintenance role
Ontario Journeyperson Heavy Equipment Technician License considered an asset
Must have experience with hydraulics, pneumatics, electrical systems, various engines types and motors, and industrial machine controls
Must have a valid driver’s license with clean driving record. (abstract will be required)
Must be computer literate and have basic knowledge of Microsoft Office including Project and Excel
Experience with CMMS systems considered an asset
Must be able to obtain required security clearance when necessary
Must be physically fit
Must have excellent communication, both verbal and written
Must be a team player, but can work independently
Upon occasion must be available to travel
Newton Group Ltd. consistently ranked among the best companies to work for, and we aspire to be the most respected builder, renowned for excellence, leadership, and unsurpassed value.
Newton Group Ltd. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and welcomes and encourages all applicants.
Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.
Qualified candidates should email their resume to or fax to: 519-822-6159.
Please note that only candidates being invited to interview will be contacted, no agencies and no telephone calls please.
Job Types: Full-time, Permanent
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