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Licensed Heavy Equipment Mechanic

City:  St. Stephen
Country/Region:  CA

St. Stephen, NB

ARAUCO is a global manufacturer of sustainably-produced forest product solutions for construction, industrial, and retail markets. With over 120 facilities worldwide, we manufacture and distribute the industry’s most-comprehensive selection of wood composite panels, premium plywood, millwork, lumber, and FSC-certified wood pulp.

ARAUCO is growing in North America, with innovative manufacturing, state-of-the-art facilities, and a commitment to make a difference in the communities where we are located. We are seeking the right individuals for high-caliber opportunities in manufacturing, supply chain, maintenance, safety, and other related fields.  We look forward to considering you as part of our team at ARAUCO!




Position Summary:
The successful candidate will report to the Maintenance Manager and have overall responsibility for the maintenance of the mobile equipment fleet at the site.




  • General service, major repair and replacement of gasoline and diesel engines, transmissions, clutches, drive trains and associated components including electrical, fuel (including propane), braking, steering, suspension (including tires), cooling, exhaust, hydraulic, pneumatic, and lubrication systems
  • Effective utilization of hard copy and electronic service and parts manuals
  • Effective utilization of computer software for the purchase of equipment and parts (SAP purchase order system)
  • Effective communication with many equipment and parts suppliers
  • Effective machining and fabrication of structural steel components while demonstrating acceptable welding, gouging, cutting and grinding practices



  • Licensed Heavy Equipment Mechanic,
  • Minimum 2-years relative work experience servicing mobile equipment
  • Computerized Maintenance Management System experience – SAP preferred
  • Strong communicator effectively working with plant staff and equipment suppliers to maintain a healthy mobile equipment fleet
  • Skilled in root cause analysis (RCA) and troubleshooting techniques of equipment related problems
  • Required to provide after hour call-in coverage if required
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite



This is a full-time position with an extensive benefits package including pension.



Arauco is committed to creating an inclusive culture across the organization by preventing and removing barriers for persons with disabilities.  Where it is not possible to remove barriers, Arauco will make efforts to accommodate persons with disabilities in a timely, effective and suitable manner.  If you require any accommodations during the recruitment process, please let us know.