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Equipment Manager - Kiewit Equipment Services - Oakville


Oakville, ON, CA

Requisition ID: 129199 

Job Level: Senior Level 

Department: Equipment 

Market: Corporate Home Office 

Employment Type: Full Time 

Position Overview

As an Equipment Manager,  you will  support Regional Construction & Mining operations.  In this role, you will be responsible for the planning, scheduling and budgeting for the maximized utilization equipment fleet.  In this role, you will deal with both day-to-day and long term fleet related issues focused on improved equipment reliability and preventative maintenance programs.

District Overview

Kiewit Equipment Services (KES) helps to ensure the profitability of Kiewit projects through the improved equipment utilization and mechanical reliability by delivering world-class equipment and service. 


This position will be based out of our Oakville, ON office and typically requires 25% travel.  


•    Ensure crews understand and comply with all federal, state, and company health, safety, and environmental requirements.
•    Long/short range equipment planning, scheduling, and budgeting.
•    Use reliability and failure analysis data to increase equipment availability and reliability.
•    Interpret parts and service manuals for proper and timely diagnosis and repairs.
•    Ensure accurate record keeping of daily tasks performed by maintenance team.


•    Undergraduate degree in Diesel Technology or similar in Mechanical Engineering or applicable experience.
•    7-15 years field related experience.
•    Must be willing to travel and relocate as required.
•    Strong work ethic – Willing to do what it takes to get the job done.
•    Strong organizational, time management and communication skills.
•    Willingness to work in both office and field environments.
•    Ability to freely access all points of a construction or mining site in wide-ranging climates and environment.

Working Conditions

Additional Requirements:

  • Absent an approved exemption, due to federal, state, local, provincial and/or client-requirements, this position may require an individual to be fully vaccinated by a Health Canada-approved or authorized COVID-19 vaccine or undergo weekly testing upon hire and as a condition of continued employment.

We believe in equal opportunity in employment practices without discrimination and comply with all laws regarding human rights in the provinces where we operate.

There’s no limit to what you’ll work on at Kiewit. With contracts in different markets and geographic areas, you’ll tackle new challenges all the time. Whether you’re building a facility that can turn water into power or engineering safer infrastructure networks, you’re bound to push the limits of innovation in new and exciting ways.

With Kiewit, you’ll have the potential to work on a variety of projects in seven major markets. From railroads to tunnels, renewable energy to biofuels, you’ll be part of a mission that’s bigger than you can imagine. 

Here, you’ll team up with market experts and gain cross-functional experience — all while helping people across the globe live better.

We offer our fulltime staff employees a comprehensive benefits package that’s among the best in our industry, including top-tier medical, dental and vision plans covering eligible employees and dependents, voluntary wellness and employee assistance programs, life insurance, disability, retirement plans with matching, and generous paid time off.

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