The average pay for a Heavy Duty Mechanic in Red Deer, Alberta is C$34.06 per hour. A skill in Industrial Hydraulics is associated with high pay for this job.

C$56,010 - C$87,632
C$71K
MEDIAN: C$70,800
50%
C$26.24 - C$43.63
C$26
C$35
C$44
MEDIAN: C$34.83
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$101K
Salary C$70,800
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$42,716 - C$101,911
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 6
Hourly Data C$0C$65
Hourly Rate C$26.24 - C$43.63
Overtime C$1.48 - C$65.18
Annual Data C$0C$101K
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$42,716 - C$101,911
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 27

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

Key Stats for Heavy Duty Mechanic

1-4 years
18%
5-9 years
39%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
30%

Experience Affects Heavy Duty Mechanic Salaries

Late-Career
▲9%

National Average
C$74,000

Mid-Career
▼8%

Entry-Level
▼16%

Skills That Affect Heavy Duty Mechanic Salaries

Industrial Hydraulics
▲14%

Heavy Equipment Repair
▲1%

National Average
C$74,000

Electronic Troubleshooting
▼1%

Years of Experience

1-4 years
18%
5-9 years
39%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
30%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 77%
dental benefits
Dental: 69%
vision benefits
Vision: 54%
no benefits
None: 23%