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Heavy Duty Mechanic Supervisor

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Powell River, BC
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Full Time
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Maintenance and Technicians

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Full-time permanent employment with a well-established organization in the forestry industry. This opportunity is great for someone who has had ample experience working as an Industrial Heavy-Duty Mechanic with some supervisory experience and is looking to expand their skills and scope of work. The job location is beautiful, has plenty of amenities around and has a proximity to Vancouver.

For more information, please call Thushara Thampy at 604.689.8687 Ext #293 or email


Company Profile

Our client is a diversified, growth-orientated, forest management company, operating in an environmentally conscientious manner, maintaining safety as a condition of employment, providing a profitable return to its stakeholders. They are a privately held family business, and thrives on valued, dedicated employees who strive for high standards of excellence and adherence to aggressive safety programs. They are one of the longest established independent forest management service providers on the coast. They have received Certificates of Recognition from WorkSafe BC for both their Occupational Health and Safety Program and our Return-To-Work injury management program.


Job Description

  • Hands on management of a small team of heavy duty mechanics
  • Maintaining all coastal forestry operation equipment including breakdown maintenance and field work when required
    • Working with log loaders, grapplers, bobcats, winches
  • In charge of purchasing and maintaining department, inventory levels and scheduling PMs
  • Liaising with brand manufacturers for specific repairs
  • Supervising a team of 4 mechanics including 2 apprentices 


Job Requirements

  • Must be Red Seal Certified
  • Must have at least 10 years experience as an Industrial Heavy-Duty Mechanic
    • Exposure to Forestry industry would be considered an asset
  • 2-3 years of supervisory experience


Compensation and Benefits

  • Salary: $ 100,000 – 120,000 per year
  • Paid overtime
  • 3 weeks of paid vacation
  • Relocation assistance available (case-by-case scenario)
  • Comprehensive benefits plan – including extended health, dental coverage


How to Apply

Please reply with a Microsoft Word version of your resume to: OR visit to apply online. If you would like to speak with us directly regarding this role, please contact Thushara Thampy at 604 689 8687 ext. #293 for more information. 

 Privacy and confidentiality are important to us; as such all applications are kept strictly confidential. We will not share your information with anyone without your prior approval. While we will only be considering qualified applicants for this role, if you are interested in pursuing an alternate career path, we would certainly be happy to speak with you about opportunities that fit your profile.



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Posted: May 16, 2018
Closes: July 15, 2018
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11-50 employees
Staffing, Recruiting, HR Outsourcing

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Impact Recruitment is Western Canada's top specialized Recruitment Firm. With the ability to service every position within an organization, Impact is the ideal partner for your growing company....