Looking For Heavy Equipment Technicians (Apprentices Encouraged to Apply): Up to $50/hour + $5,000 Sign On Bonus

  • 3 weeks ago
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What Blu Planet Recycling is Hiring for:

We are looking to hire a Heavy Equipment Technician, offering a starting hourly rate of $50/hour, $5000 sign-on bonus available (6 month incentive-based bonus; ask for more details).

Role Description

Heavy equipment technicians are key members of our Maintenance Team. you will play a crucial role in ensuring the reliability and functionality of our fleet.
Our current Fleet includes:

  • Freightliner and Mack are our primary chassis selections in addition to Peterbilt, Hino, Ford and GM
  • Side-Load, rear-load and front trucks (kept clean and maintained)
  • Roll-off trucks, Highway tractors, Cube-vans, Pickup trucks
  • Light and heavy-duty trailers
  • Forklifts and telehandlers

Qualifications for the Ideal Candidate:

  • Experience an asset but training will be provided to the right candidate.
  • Journeyman's Certificate as a Heavy Equipment Technician
  • Minimum Class 5 License (Air Brake Endorsement is an Asset)
  • Class 3 License (is considered an asset)
  • CVIP License (or the ability to obtain one)
  • A positive attitude, Good mechanical aptitude and willingness to learn.
  • Familiar with computerized diagnostics
  • Able to lift 50+ lbs., maneuvering in confined spaces, and working on truck roofs and underneath equipment

Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Reports to the Maintenance Manager
  • Keen ability to troubleshoot and diagnose mechanical, electrical, and electronic issues.
  • Complete all documentation and records associated with equipment repairs.
  • Maintain a clean work area.
  • Effectively complete assigned work orders and detail repairs carried out for the maintenance records.
  • Must be a good team worker with the ability to work independently when required.

Compensation & benefits

  • GRSP matching program
  • Profit-sharing program
  • Guaranteed annual bonuses available (up to $1000.00)
  • Guaranteed annual raises.
  • Extensive benefits available after a 3-month waiting period. (Ask for more details)
  • Additional earning ability through optional overtime opportunities
  • Excellent performance incentives
  • Paid vacation days
  • Gym membership reimbursement
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Extended health care 100%
  • Dental care 100%
  • Annual Bonuses
  • Paid Vacation
  • Christmas Bonus

Work Regions:

This opportunity from Blu Planet Recycling is available in Calgary.


The below are factors that tend to matter for our listing seekers. This listing with Blu Planet Recycling offers:

Competitive Wages

Sign-On Bonus

Health Benefits Package

Retention Bonus

As positions vary, please confirm details with employer.


Blu Planet Recycling has indicated that these are the requirements for the listing:

  • Lift 50Lbs
  • Class 5
  • Journeyman Certification

Requirements may not be comprehensive. Confirm w/employer.

About Blu Planet Recycling:

We are all about integrity. We value accountability, safety and positivity. Blu Planet accommodates a healthy work-life balance, and offers competitive compensation and benefits including profit sharing and performance bonuses, paid vacations, dental and health insurance (100% paid for), and more. Our team is made up professional and positive staff. Workplace culture is vital in  that going above and beyond for our clients, caring about contributing to a sustainable future, and never steering away from this.

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