Posted 5 days ago

Since 1978, Can-Traffic Services has been a leader in traffic signal design and installation. Our team includes engineers, electricians, tradesmen, and technicians dedicated to keeping traffic flowing and safely guide your family home. With 45+ years of technical expertise and experience to draw upon, our field teams deliver a first rate, safety conscious, and efficient service.

At Can-Traffic, our adept, professional crews, and field teams are expected to respond to all types of traffic dynamics at all hours of the day. From Emergency Response to street light maintenance. Our team of dedicated individuals work together to achieve where others cannot. Their ambition, combined with a strong support network of people and resources from Can-Traffic Corporate is why they succeed. Their commitment to quality is what gives Can-Traffic the strong and recognized reputation it enjoys.

We are currently looking for a permanent, full-time Heavy Equipment Technician to work full-time out of our Sherwood Park Shop. The Heavy Equipment Technician will, support, and conduct hands-on daily work alongside the Shop Foreman and a small team of mechanics keeping our fleet running strong and our operations running smoothly.


  • Troubleshoot, diagnose and repair engines, transmissions, clutches, electrical and pneumatic systems, gearboxes, hydraulics, cooling systems, exhaust, brakes, suspensions, lights, etc. including, bucket trucks, picker trucks, trailers, and other equipment as required
  • Performing routine maintenance such as changing oil, checking batteries, and lubricating equipment, vehicles, and machinery
  • Major component replacement and rebuilds as needed
  • Produce timely and detailed service reports and repair logs
  • Shop maintenance and clean up
  • Field repairs as required
  • Perform additional job-related assignments as directed by supervisor


Skills and Abilities

  • Strong time management and organizational skills with an ability to be adaptable, manage multiple priorities and work in a fast-paced environment
  • Negotiation skills, with a focus on best-value and fit-for-purpose solutions
  • Ability to perform physical labour as part of the job duties and stand/walk for extended periods of time
  • Strong analysis, problem solving and decision-making skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office



  • Journeyman/ Apprentice Heavy Duty Mechanic with at least 1 year experience in a shop environment
  • Valid Alberta Class 5 driver’s license and submission of a 5-year Driver’s Abstract with less than 7 demerits
  • CVIP Inspection Certificate is an asset
  • Air brake (Q) endorsement is an asset

Job Features

Job Category

Support Services

Job Type

Permanent Full-Time


40/Week + Overtime



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