Kavanaugh Bros. Ltd
July 6, 2020
Yellowknife, Canada
Job Type
Wage dependent on experience
Northwest Territories


If you are a reliable and good-natured individual seeking to join a positive work environment in a reputable family-owned company, we want you!

Kavanaugh Bros. Ltd. is in search of a dedicated and skilled tradesperson to join our team as a Heavy Equipment Technician.

This position is based in Yellowknife, NT out of our newly constructed state-of-the-art shop/office complex in the Engle Business District.

To apply, send resumes to info@kavwaste.com. Only successful candidates will be contacted. No phone calls please.


  • Perform inspections, repair and maintenance on light vehicles, heavy equipment and off-road equipment
  • Produce and finish work orders
  • Research and order parts


  • Red Seal Journey-person Heavy Equipment Technician designation
  • 4-5 years experience repairing and maintaining heavy equipment, including medium and heavy duty trucks
  • Hold a Valid Class 5 (or higher) Driver's Licence. Class 3A is preferred.
  • Excellent communication skills; oral and written.
  • Outstanding demonstrated commitment to safety.
  • Flexible, positive attitude.
  • Highly driven; ability to work well individually and as part of a team.
  • Ability to frequently move, carry, lift, push and pull equipment up to 50 lbs without assistance.
  • This is a full-time position.
  • Kavanaugh Bros. Ltd. pays a competitive wage with a comprehensive benefits program.

Company Info

Kavanaugh Bros. Ltd. is a northern-owned and operated business providing the City of Yellowknife, Northwest Territories and surrounding areas, with garbage collection and vacuum truck sewage removal service for over 50 years.

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