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Heavy Duty Mechanic Monday - Friday 6:00am start

Requisition ID:  84841 

Career Group:  Transportation 

Job Category:  Distribution & Logistics 

Travel Requirements:  0 - 10%

Part Time or Full Time:  Full Time 


Country: Canada (CA) 

Province: Alberta (CA-AB) 

City: Edmonton

Location: 0017 Edmonton RSC 

Postal Code: T5V 1E9 


Our family of 123,000 employees and franchise affiliates share a collective passion for delivering exceptional shopping experiences and amazing food to all our customers. Our mission is to nurture the things that make life better – great experiences, families, communities, and our employees.  


A proudly Canadian company, we started in a small town in Nova Scotia but we are now in communities of all sizes across this great country. With over 1500 stores in all 10 provinces, you may know us as Sobeys, Safeway, IGA, Foodland, FreshCo, Thrifty Foods, Lawton’s Drug Stores or another of our great banners but we are all one extended family. 


All career opportunities will be open a minimum of 5 business days from the date of posting.



Perform preventative maintenance and repairs on trailers in the Sobeys Fleet. Actively contribute to a positive and productive working environment.

Job Description

• Reviewing pre/ post trip log sheets and repair inspection sheets for defects and out of service equipment
• Follow preventative maintenance schedule on equipment
• Perform necessary repairs on all equipment
• Troubleshoot with drivers on equipment problems
• Assist in ordering parts as needed
• Check and inspect equipment for repairs
• Conduct annual commercial vehicle inspections on all equipment
• Other duties as assigned
• Maintain a clean and safe work environment as per company requirements

Job Requirements

• Good working knowledge of trailer repair methods
• Must exhibit methodical work habits
• Must be contentious and able to attain all pre-set work deadlines
• Excellent oral and written communication skills
• Class one license or knowledge in driving tractor trailer equipment

• Certified journeyman mechanic
• Two or more years related experience
• Previous tractor repair experience

• Physical work including frequent bending, lifting, and reaching 
• Occasionally lift over 88 lbs 
• Two person lift required for weights exceeding 50 lbs 
• Ability to stand and walk for long periods of time 
• Possible exposure to extreme temperatures 
• Alertness to other people and vehicles 
• Shop operates Monday - Friday day and afternoon shifts

Sobeys is committed to accommodating applicants with disabilities throughout the hiring process and will work with applicants requesting accommodation at any stage of this process.



While all responses are appreciated only those being considered for interviews will be acknowledged.


We appreciate the interest from the Staffing industry however respectfully request no calls or unsolicited resumes from Agencies.