Heavy Duty Mechanic

Job Number R2165
Category Heavy duty mechanic
Position Heavy Duty Mechanic
Company GFL Environmental Inc.
Job Description

At GFL our goal is to invest in our people and provide opportunities to grow, for life!

-Our employees are affectionately known as team green, a name that unites us all under our shared purpose of providing sustainable solutions to enable our customers and communities to be GREEN FOR LIFE!

-We offer a competitive benefits plan, including RRSP match, orthodontics and vision coverage

-With 20,000+ employees across North America, we offer a dynamic set of career opportunities, locations and growth!

-We appreciate all of the local communities we live and work in, and actively contribute to them through our flagship Full Circle Project

-We believe investing in the future is the right investment, our first fully electric truck is now in operation!

-GFL is traded on the NYSE & the TSX – search “GFL” to see our stock performance


GFL Environmental is looking for a Heavy Duty Mechanic to join our new operations in Surrey, British Columbia! The Heavy Duty Mechanic will safely operate, repair, rebuild and perform maintenance on Company owned or leased heavy duty diesel trucks and equipment including rolling stock to ensure it's ability to operate safely.


Key Responsibilities: 

-Diagnose and repair operational difficulties with heavy duty diesel trucks and equipment

-Maintain and repair heavy diesel, CNG, gas and electrically operated equipment and vehicles

-Complete reports, work orders, order parts and perform other administrative duties as required daily

-Plan and schedule repairs in M5 planner and procure all parts for successful plan

-Assist in the review of mechanical write-ups on equipment and coordinate repair schedule

-Ensure safe working conditions and compliance with all safety regulations

-Utilize a variety of power and hand tools and equipment

-Possess, provide and maintain tools necessary to perform tasks related to maintenance on heavy/hydraulic equipment

-Maintain a clean work area

-Conform in all respects with applicable federal, state/provincial and local laws, regulations, ordinances and other orders and to all company policies, procedures and directives from supervisors

-Assist in the training and orientation of new employees

-Maintain a working knowledge of and keep up with the latest technology through the use of technical manuals and attendance of technical training seminars and testing

-Perform other duties and responsibilities as required or requested by management



Skills and Qualifications


-High school diploma or general education degree (GED); technical diploma desired

-Minimum of one (1) year experience as a diesel mechanic

-Journeyman Heavy Duty Mechanic

-Experience using diagnostic software a plus

-Must be computer literate, have the ability to be trained on software systems and the willingness to learn

-Must be able to meet relevant criteria for safety sensitive functions according to Company standards


Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Competencies:

-Ability to communicate effectively with others

-Demonstrate ability to follow detailed instructions, work independently and maintain accurate records

-Ability to understand and effectively use repair and parts manuals written in English

-Ability to operate any vehicle or equipment necessary to perform job

-Possess physical ability to perform all aspects of job


Location 70 Golden Dr, Coquitlam, BC V3K 6B5
Compensation/Pay Rate
Contact Information

If Interested please email ontario-fieldrecruitment@gflenv.com

Contact Email ontario-fieldrecruitment@gflenv.com
Website https://wd3.myworkdaysite.com/recruiting/gflenv/Careers
Attached files gfl2022_recruitment_flyers_cdn_surrey_mechanic_-_final.pdf
Post date January 24, 2023
Application Deadline January 27, 2023