Heavy Duty Mechanic

Published on: Aug 26, 2020, Updated on: Sep 16, 2020

Your Responsibilities

As a Heavy Duty Mechanic for the Maintenance team at K+S Windsor Salt’s Ojibway Mine in Windsor, Ontario, this person will be responsible for:

  • Safe repair, assembly, and rebuilding of machinery and equipment
  • Troubleshooting and diagnosing mechanical issues
  • Completing preventative maintenance requirements in a timely manner
  • Maintaining a safe and clean working environment
  • Contributing to the maintenance team by accomplishing other duties as assigned

Your Profile

Our company vales and recognizes the diversity of the workforce and is looking for a future team member with 3-5 years experience working in a mining, quarrying or construction environment with equipment such as Frontend Loader, Excavator, Forklift, conveyor belts, screens and crushers.  The successful candidate must be a mechanically-inclined, comfortable troubleshooting processing equipment in a fast-paced environment, be a safety-conscious team player and able to work a rotating shift schedule.

In addition, this individual will have:

  • Truck and Coach Technician License (310T)
  • Experience with technological applications for equipment diagnostics
  • Heavy Duty Equipment Technician Certification (421A) would be considered an asset

K+S Windsor Salt Ltd. Complies with the AODA in all steps of its recruitment process. 

We Enrich Your Life

By living our common K+S values across all our locations in the world: We are optimistic about our future, we are collaborative in building it and with our entrepreneurial spirit, we aim to dig deeper and reach higher. We remain agile in an ever-changing world. We are innovative, turning obstacles into opportunities – and we do it all in ways that are safe and sustainable, protecting future generations. You can look forward to:

Attractive Benefits:
We offer a very competitive health and dental plan, as well as, a defined contribution pension plan and group life insurance package.

Team Environment:
Being the world’s largest salt producer, we offer a challenging work environment while still focusing on teamwork and a family-like environment.

You even get your birthday off!

This is Us

We enrich life through the sustainable extraction and refinement of minerals to indispensable products and through our working environment, which is unique. Because it stands for everything that really matters in life: More trust, teamwork and meaningfulness for more than 14.000 employees in over 90 locations on five continents. Welcome to K+S.

Be part of our team