An Entry-Level Heavy Duty Mechanic earns an average wage of C$25.18 per hour.

C$32,563 - C$90,395
C$33K
C$55K
C$90K
MEDIAN: C$54,762
10%
50%
90%
C$15.73 - C$37.87
C$16
C$26
C$38
MEDIAN: C$25.50
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$90K
Salary C$32,563 - C$90,395
Bonus C$200 - C$4,913
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$33,529 - C$86,596
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 60
Hourly Data C$0C$60
Hourly Rate C$15.73 - C$37.87
Overtime C$24.18 - C$60.45
Annual Data C$0C$86K
Bonus C$200 - C$4,913
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
C$33,529 - C$86,596
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 457

Job Description for Heavy Duty Mechanic

Heavy duty mechanics work with a variety of heavy duty equipment, such as mechanical, electrical, hydraulic, and/or pneumatic equipment. They maintain these machines, troubleshoot equipment should something go wrong, and may order supplies and parts. They may also manage inventory and make notes into an inventory system as required by their employers. Heavy duty mechanics must be able to disassemble, clean, and then reassemble a motor. Additionally, they must be cost efficient by analyzing parts and determining whether to order new parts or repair the existing pieces. In all tasks, heavy duty mechanics must be neat, organized, and meticulous in cleaning parts and work stations. Often, heavy duty mechanics work outside with heavy equipment and slippery oils. As such, it's essential they follow organizational safety regulations and HAZMAT procedures as needed.

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Heavy Duty Mechanic Tasks

  • Maintain and repair heavy equipment, hydraulic, pneumatic, and electrical machinery and systems.
  • Maintain shop supplies, shop and tools.
  • Read, understand and apply information from technical manuals, prints and schematics.

Heavy Duty Mechanic Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$55,332

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Heavy Duty Mechanic Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Heavy Duty Mechanic in Thompson:
"Know the company."
Do a little research about where you plan to work, try and find out what they do and what kind of benefits they have.

Key Stats for Heavy Duty Mechanic

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 56 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
72%
5-9 years
25%

Skills That Affect Heavy Duty Mechanic Salaries


Welding
▲2%



National Average
C$55,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 56 votes.

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 73%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
vision benefits
Vision: 55%
no benefits
None: 22%