Careers at Vedder Transport

Heavy Duty Mechanic

Location: Edmonton

Department: Mechanic

Date Posted: May 2, 2023

Vedder Transport is currently looking for One (1) Full Time Heavy Duty Mechanic in Edmonton Alberta. If you have a positive attitude with a dedication for hard work, then we are looking for you! Full time Monday – Friday 8-10hours shifts. OT after 40 hours.


  • Ensure the operation of tractors and trailers by completing preventative maintenance.
  • Locate source of any problems of the equipment in operation
  • Operate diagnostic instruments for testing
  • Communicate daily with the Operations Manger, Lead Hands and maintenance department
  • Minimize down time of all equipment
  • Provide mechanical maintenance information by answering questions and requests
  • Maintain a safe and clean working environment by complying with company policies, procedures, rules, and regulations.
  • Maintain equipment, parts, and supplies
  • Maintain inventory of supplies and tools

We Offer:

  • Long-term stability and year round work
  • Competitive hourly rate with overtime paid over 48 hours per week
  • Extended Benefits

You Must Offer:

  • Degree/Certificate in heavy duty mechanics and/or maintenance
  • Minimum two (2) years working experience working with heavy duty machinery in the transportation industry
  • Ability to work independently while being in contact with operations staff located remotely
  • Ability to follow the company’s scheduled maintenance program
  • CVI Ticket is considered an asset
  • A positive and professional attitude; the desire to become part of our company “culture”
  • Strong communication skills; both verbal and written
  • Willing to work a flexible schedule.
  • Be available in the event of a unit breakdown or emergency after hours

Apply now