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Heavy Duty Agriculture Mechanic

Departement: Human Resources
Workplace: 131 22nd Street North, Lethbridge, AB T1H 3R6
Company: Nortera

Nortera is a manufacturing facility that processes and packages frozen vegetables. We harvest peas and corn locally as well as package different frozen vegetables grown in different regions.

We are currently seeking a motivated individual to join our Agricultural Maintenance team at our Taber, AB field shop.

Why choose Nortera

  • Competitive Vacation
  • Yearly fitness reimbursement
  • Tuition reimbursement up to $5000
  • Retirement savings plan with employer contribution
  • Wellness activities
  • Referral program
  • Activities that serve our communities
  • Group insurance prograM

Hours of work:
Outside of Harvest (November-June): Monday - Thursday 10 hour shifts 7am-5:30pm
Harvest (July-October) - 10 hour rotating shifts between days, nights, evening, and weekends

Your daily role

  • Performing preventative maintenance by following work orders to rebuild combines in the offseason
  • Diagnosing, trouble shooting, and completing repairs to combines during harvest
  • Maintaining harvesters, tractors, trailers and trucks.
  • Supervising harvest crews and monitoring daily maintenance/wash in the field
  • Off season preventative maintenance/rebuilds on harvesters that may include sheet metal fabrication, transmissions, gear boxes, hydraulics, welding, electrical, and electronics
  • Shop related duties
  • Repairs broken down machines in the field
  • Supervises harvest operators, responsible for the crew that is on shift and checking that daily maintenance/wash is done correctly
  • Responsible for training and guiding the mechanics helper
  • Ensures harvesters are adjusted and functioning properly to do the best job possible
  • Ensures that paperwork is completed in a timely fashion

Your profile

  • Registered in a ticketed trade or have a journeyman’s ticket in a relevant trade such as Heavy Equipment Technician, Agricultural Equipment Technician, Millwright, Automotive Mechanic, Welder, and etc.
  • Must be able to communicate effectively in English
  • Work in a safe and efficient manner
  • Be available to work on weekdays, weekends, nights, and holidays during peak season
  • Be available for 10-12 hour shifts
  • Follow personal hygiene rules
  • Be reliable
  • Have a valid driver’s license
  • Ability to work unsupervised.
  • Stand/Walk for 10-12 hours
  • Squat, bend, kneel, reach, twist, and use of ladders and stairs
  • Occasional lifting and carrying up to 50lbs/23kg
  • Occasional carrying up to 50lbs/23kg


  • $40.21/hr
  • Premiums for Sundays and Nights

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