Apprentice Heavy Equipment Technician

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Term: full-time
Closing Date: February 20, 2023

Are you a Heavy-Duty Equipment Technician Apprentice interested in working in a fun, clean and rewarding environment? GCS Energy Services is looking for an outgoing 2nd or 3rd year apprentice to join our team of talented Journeyman in Red Deer. This is a full-time opportunity working on late model and new model Heavy equipment. (Hyundai, Deere, Cat, Bell, Bomag, and Hitachi brand Excavators, Dozers, Loaders, Rock Trucks, Packers and more) in a shop and field application when required.


  • Diagnose faults or malfunctions and test repaired equipment for proper performance.
  • Ensure that all mechanical work meets manufacturer’s specifications and legislated requirements.
  • Adjust equipment and repair or replace defective parts, components, or systems.
  • Complete in-shop repair orders.
  • Interpret Service Request Forms and technical manuals.
  • Comply with applicable safe work practices and procedures.
  • Perform at-the-jobsite servicing and repair of dozers, graders, excavators, rock trucks and other industrial construction heavy equipment.

Certification and Skill Requirements:

  • 2nd or 3rd year Heavy Equipment Technician Apprentice
  • Valid driver’s license.
  • Mechanical ability and an interest in all types of machinery and engines, electronics and precision equipment.
  • Computer knowledge (to use service software).
  • All GCS workers are subject to pre-access drug & alcohol testing and must adhere to the Drug & Alcohol Policy during employment.
  • Candidates must live in or within daily driving distance of Red Deer, AB.

Quality is our Commitment, Safety is our Way of Life, Diversity is our Vision.

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