Field Technician / Shop Mechanic | Balmoral, N.B.

Field Technician/Shop Mechanic

Under the supervision of the Service Manager, the Field Technician/Shop Mechanic will be responsible to troubleshoot and repair forestry and construction equipment, working both at the company shop and at various locations or work sites. 

Specific Responsibilities

  • Work at company shop and travel to work sites to perform maintenance or repairs to equipment
  • Diagnose, trouble shoot and repair forestry and construction equipment with the use of electronic diagnostic tools and calibration devices.
  • Test parts and systems to ensure that they are working properly
  • Follow checklists to ensure that all critical parts are examined
  • Test and lubricate the vehicle’s engine and other major components
  • Perform basic care and maintenance, including oil changes, tune ups, etc.
  • Use testing equipment to ensure that repairs and maintenance are effective
  • Overhaul and test machines or equipment to ensure operating efficiency
  • Repair or replace worn parts
  • Disassemble and reassemble parts
  • Make recommendations on future repair or maintenance requirements


Education, experience, and skills required

  • High School Diploma and completion of or enrolled in a mechanic journeyman certification program
  • Computer skills
  • Other combinations of work/education equivalence may be considered.
  • Sound mechanical knowledge
  • Millwright experience would be an asset.
  • Ability to work in an environment of changing priorities.
  • Ability to work 40 + hours per week.
  • Bilingual


  • We offer a competitive base salary, extended health and dental coverage, online physicians, life insurance, long-term disability insurance, employee and family assistance program and a company pension plan.

Interested candidates can send their resume to or call Carole Landry at 1-506-826-6366.

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