Heavy Duty Mechanic

Carmac Diesel is a family-owned business that has been supplying the highest quality workmanship for 50 years. From our Campbell River location we service all makes and models of medium and heavy-duty trucks and trailers.

The team at Carmac Diesel is a family. We take care of our employees through the highs and lows of the industry, and through the highs and lows of life. If you are looking to pursue a meaningful career and join a hardworking team in our effort to keep Vancouver Island’s economy moving, we would love to meet you.

We are also happy to meet with apprentices, or aspiring apprentices, to see if Carmac would be a good fit for their training journey. If you are beginning your career as a heavy-duty mechanic and looking for somewhere to learn, send us a resume, we would love to meet you.


  • Troubleshoot and inspect equipment to detect faults and malfunctions.
  • Diagnose faults or malfunctions using computerized and other testing equipment to determine extent of repair required.
  • Adjust equipment and repair or replace defective parts.
  • Clean, lubricate and perform other maintenance work.
  • Perform repair work on heavy trucks.
  • Service attachments and working tools.
  • Perform other routine maintenance.
  • Please note that this is a physically demanding job; bending, crouching, kneeling, handling heavy loads (up to 50lbs), and standing for extended periods will be required.

Personal Qualities:

  • Team players.
  • Strong communication.
  • Reliability
  • Flexibility


  • 3-5 years of experience (preferred).
  • Valid Class 5 driver’s license.


  • $44/hour base salary, increases with experience.
  • Dental plan.
  • Health care plan.
  • Group insurance benefits.
  • Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP).


  • Tuesday to Saturday.
  • 8-hour shifts.

How to apply: Email:  carmacdiesel@gmail.com