Field Mechanic

Field Mechanic

Deadline: Open until filled

Field Mechanic

Newland Enterprises Ltd. is hiring for a Certified Heavy Duty Mechanic to act as our Field Mechanic for our logging operations in Fort St. James BC. The field mechanic will run our fully loaded service truck for field servicing and work out of our shop for larger jobs; the service truck will be the sole responsibility of the field mechanic. The field mechanic will work with our shop foreman and bush supervisors to plan maintenance and servicing duties to keep the bush running efficiently. Preference is for local area candidates, but we also offer camp accommodation for non-local workers and would be open to working out a schedule.

Perform services and preventative maintenance on a logging equipment fleet

Maintain a clean stocked service truck

Work safely and independently following check in procedures

Communicate equipment condition and repairs to supervision

Order parts and communicate with service departments

Problem solving in a bush environment


Certified heavy duty mechanic

2-5 Years related experience in forestry

Class 5 drivers license in good standing

Skills and Abilities:

Excellent communication skills

Ability to work independently

Strong work ethic

Safety oriented

Compensation and benefits:

$40.00 – $55.00 Hourly

$1000.00 Annual Tool Allowance

$150.00 Annual Boot Allowance

Competitive Health and Benefit Program (after probationary period)

RRSP matching (after employment period)

Relocation Assistance available if required

*Newland is committed to ongoing training and skill development

Application Form