Assembly Technician, New Equipment - Edmonton

Assembly Technician, New Equipment

Location: Edmonton, AB, Canada
Career Number: 2243
Date Posted: 2020-10-28

Working at DFI

DFI has over 25 years of experience providing quality piling services and products to industrial clients throughout North America.

At DFI, we believe anything is possible and we’re relentless in our pursuit of excellence. To direct our focus, our team strives for achievement, expertise, and pride when it comes to our service.

We offer competitive wages, RRSP matching, GWL benefits, industry and apprenticeship training, professional development, referral incentives, and the opportunity for growth and advancement!

Job Profile

If you have experience as an HET/Millwright/Assembly Tech, are creative and not afraid to share ideas, and interested in working with custom designed equipment, then look no further because this is the opportunity for you!

Our Assembly Technicians fit, align, assemble, commission, test and troubleshoot equipment which ranges from 50 ton capacity crawler cranes to components for DFI’s ERW pipe mill.

Job Duties

  • Read prints, submit orders for materials, and plan daily tasks
  • Layout and plan component locations
  • Crimp and clean hydraulic hose assemblies
  • Plan, Build and assemble, mobile mechanical, pneumatic and hydraulic systems
  • Commission new equipment including setting hydraulic pressure and flow
  • Operate forklift, overhead crane, laser level, and heavy shop tools as needed
  • Work closely with the mechanical engineering, welding, machining and painting groups during fabrication
  • Occasional repair of mobile crane, truck, trailer and drilling equipment
  • Qualifications

  • Registered Apprentice/Journeyman Millwright or Heavy Equipment Technician; an asset
  • Experience in the fabrication of heavy equipment
  • Equipment automation and/or wiring experience is an asset
  • Strong work ethic with the ability to work independently or with a team
  • Creative thinking and willingess to share ideas
  • Must supply own hand and air tools


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