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From the smallest Takeuchi to the largest off-highway haul truck, our Heavy Equipment Technicians assemble, maintain, repair, and rebuild heavy equipment in a safe, efficient, and capable manner. We are looking for intrinsically motivated individuals committed to making safe choices when completing all tasks, whether it’s in the shop or out in the field.
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We are proud to be recognized with the Associated Equipment Distributors Technician of the Year Award

For the second consecutive year, one of SMS Equipment’s own has been awarded top technician for Canada

2020 Technician of the Year for Canada
Jordan Baker - HET, Fort McMurray
“There’s a lot of great mechanics here, and there isn’t a day that goes by that I don’t learn something new or try to do better than the day before. It’s humbling because I don’t necessarily consider myself the top contender for this standard, and I am beyond appreciative”,  said Baker.

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2019 Technician of the Year for Canada
Clayton Kennon - HET, Fort McMurray
“The biggest challenge in the tech trade is everything changing all the time,” Kennon says.

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Why work with SMS Equipment?

This is a very exciting time to be a part of SMS Equipment. We are one of the largest Komatsu dealers in the world and believe our continued growth is a result of our highly skilled and engaged employees who deliver excellence in the workplace. If you are interested in working for a very dynamic company where your input, your ideas and your participation is valued, apply today. Our growth means your success.


In general, heavy equipment technicians:

  • Interpret work orders and technical manuals
  • Keep equipment cleaned, lubricated and maintained
  • Diagnose faults or malfunctions
  • Adjust equipment and repair or replace defective parts, components or systems
  • Test repaired equipment for proper performance and ensure that the work done meets manufacturers' specifications and legislated regulations
  • Complete service reports

What We Offer

  • Competitive wages and benefits
  • Shifts that fit your lifestyle:*
    • 14 x 14
    • 7 x 7
    • 5 x 2
  • Product training through industry leading manufacturers such as Komatsu, Bomag, and Takeuchi
  • Relocation opportunities*
  • Company housing*
  • Discounts and other unique perks
*Varies by region
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Apprenticeship Programs and Certified Technician Training
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Apprenticeship Programs and Certified Technician Training

SMS Equipment recognizes the importance of investing in our future and supporting our trades people in their goal to reach journeyperson and/or certified technician status.

Our apprenticeship program provides hands on experience and the opportunity to work on challenging projects with industry experts. We work to provide balance for each apprentice in assisting them with planning their education and hours of work experience. 

Our certified technician program offers continuous training and development on the job. 

Keep your eye on our open positions for apprenticeship opportunities. 

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