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Heavy Duty Equipment Mechanics


Atikokan, ON, CA, P0T 1C0

Department:  Sawmill (SM00)

We at Resolute are a diverse group of individuals who possess a wide variety of skills. Here, we believe that giving you the ability to maximize your potential without constraint is key to our shared success.

Our Atikokan location in Ontario, Canada is currently seeking talent to fill the position of Heavy Duty Equipment Mechanics. This job is permanent, full-time.


Resolute Forest Products is presently assisting its Atikokan, Ignace and Thunder Bay contractor to recruit the following position:




Dallan LP is a partnership between Lac Des Milles Lac First Nation, Nigigoonsiminikaaning First Nation and Dale Levesque a member of the Fort William First Nation. Dallan LP is a 100% aboriginal owned business that provides industrial yard services which includes a variety of heavy equipment operations, maintenance and general labour. Dallan LP currently has four separate contracts/ operations in Northwestern Ontario. Dallan LP is committed to the needs of its customers while ensuring the Health & Safety of all its employees and Environmental compliance.


PRIMARY LOCATION – Thunder Bay, Ontario



Under the direction of the Maintenance Manager and Lead Mechanic:

  • The apprentice will be responsible for providing mechanical services for the operation by maintaining and/or repairing all pieces of equipment including but not limited to front-end loaders, forklifts, excavators, log loaders and pickup trucks.
  • Duties will include scheduling regular maintenance on each piece of equipment, troubleshooting problems and coordinating repairs or replacement of non-working parts.



  • The ideal candidate will have previous working experience with heavy equipment, one year of post-secondary education in a related field will be capable of meeting the physical demands of the position and must have a valid driver’s license.


Dallan offers a fully covered benefit plan which includes medical, dental and disability and life insurance, defined contribution pension plans. A portion of the workforce is on first nation land therefore there is the opportunity for tax-exempt pay for employees with First Nation status.


Please apply, in confidence, with resume and cover letter by email to, For any questions regarding the positions, please call (807) 622-6213


New Apprentice - $24.57 Per hour
Apprentice 1 (Complete Basic) - $28.08 Per hour
Apprentice 2 (Completed Intermediate) - $29.84 Per hour
Apprentice 3 (Completed Advanced) - $31.59 Per hour
Licensed Mechanic - $35.10 Per hour
Pension and Benefits


Only selected candidates will be contacted.


Dallan is an equal opportunity employer.

Dallan offers very competitive wages, full benefit plan which includes medical, dental and disability and life insurance, define contribution pension plans, night shift premiums and safety allowance


Resolute Forest Products is an equal opportunity employer committed to inclusive, barrier-free recruitment and selection processes and work environments. We will accommodate the needs of applicants under the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) throughout all stages of the recruitment and selection process. Please advise the Human Resources Division to ensure your accessibility needs are accommodated throughout this process.


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