Heavy Equipment Assembler

Woodstock, Ontario


  • Gain experience in a medium sized company that designs and builds custom capital equipment; we successfully compete with the large, multi-national corporations
  • Get valuable work experience and exposure to the various stages of manufacturing
  • Witness the design, building and testing of our equipment and provide assembly support on some of the biggest infrastructure projects in the world
  • Receive an annual clothing and safety shoe allowance
  • In addition to statutory holidays and vacation, receive 5 paid holidays throughout the calendar year
  • Receive a shift premium for the afternoon shift
  • Participate in the benefits program and company pension plan


This position is responsible for assembling custom tension stringing, construction, mining, oil & gas, and marine equipment; following the project from initial assembly to testing. The position summary is to be used as a guideline only and will not incorporate all functions of the job.

  • Read job specifications, interpret and work from engineering drawings to assemble custom heavy equipment including winching systems varying from 5 ton to 600+ ton
  • Perform DC wiring systems (12 – 24V)
  • All variations and sizes of hydraulic systems (closed and open loop), including systems from 2GPM to 200+ GPM
  • Utilize large cranes (2Te to 55Te), lift trucks, etc. to transfer and manufacture equipment
  • Participate in static and dynamic testing of finished equipment


  • Previous experience in assembling hydraulic and mechanical systems is essential
  • Knowledgeable in DC based electrical systems and ability to do overall diagnostics on equipment would be an asset
  • Hands on troubleshooting, repair, adjustment, overhaul, and maintenance of heavy equipment
  • Licensed Heavy Equipment Mechanic/or related Mechanic License and/or equivalent experience
  • Truck and trailer experience would be an asset
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Experience in troubleshooting and problem solving
  • Possess clear written and verbal communication skills
  • Work in a co-operative group atmosphere
  • Willing and able to work rotating shifts and overtime
Job Category: Assembly
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Woodstock

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