Careers at Entera

Entera is a leader in the GTA Utility Industry and is always looking for great candidates for fill positions. Below you will find Entera’s current open job opportunities.
If you feel you are a great fit for our team please apply now!  

Heavy-Duty Equipment Mechanic

Job Id:



1011 Wilson Ave, North York, On

Closing Date:

May 1 2023

Entera Utility Contractors is a heavy civil and high voltage construction company that has steadily grown to one of the largest electrical utility contractors in Ontario. We are currently hiring for an energetic, self-directed person to join our Fleet team as a Heavy-Duty Equipment Mechanic.

Heavy-duty equipment mechanic’s repair, troubleshoot, adjust, overhaul and maintain mobile heavy-duty equipment used in construction, transportation, material handling, landscaping, and similar activities. They report to the Fleet Supervisor.

Key Responsibilities

  • Check heavy construction equipment for proper performance 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, components or systems, using hand and power tools
  • Interpret technical manuals relating to manufacturer specifications and warranty requirements
  • Test repaired equipment for proper performance and to ensure that work meets manufacturers' specifications
  • Clean, lubricate and perform other routine maintenance work on equipment
  • Service attachments and working tools such as harvesting and tillage equipment, blades, ploughs, winches and side booms
  • Perform repair work on heavy trucks
    • Inspects, diagnoses, repairs, replaces and tests all components of gasoline and diesel internal combustion engines, engine starting systems, and steering and braking systems.
    • Inspects, diagnoses, adjusts, repairs, replaces and tests all components of clutches, hydraulic couplings, transmissions, transfer cases and axle assemblies.
    • Inspects, repairs, and re-assembles suspension systems, frames, wheels and tracks.
    • Inspects, repairs or replaces equipment winches, power take-offs, pneumatic or hydraulic pumps, booms, cables, blades and buckets.
    • Inspects, repairs, overhauls and re-assembles electrical components such as alternators, distributors, starters, relays and solenoids, etc.
    • Understanding of dielectric properties of boom and bucket trucks
  • Prepares work estimates of labour and parts costs; writes service reports
  • Other duties as assigned related to fleet repair and maintenance.



  • Valid 310T and/or 421A License


  • Experience working on aerial devices and off-road equipment
  • Possess a clean Driver’s Abstract
  • Dealership experience is an asset
  • Willing and able to travel within the Greater Toronto Area
  • Experience with Heavy equipment and/or utility vehicles (e.g. Boom Truck, RBD, Arial Device, Crane truck, etc.)

License requirements: G – required. DZ/AZ is considered an asset

Knowledge, Abilities & Skills

  • Knowledge of the theories and operating principles of spark-ignition and diesel engines, hydraulic and pneumatic systems, and heavy duty, multi-speed power trains
  • Knowledge of the occupational hazards and safety precautions applicable to the work of the trade
  • Ability to understand and execute oral and written instructions and to interpret technical manuals and specifications
  • Skill in the use and care of a variety of hand and power tools and equipment of the trade
  • Understanding of the Highway traffic act on CVOR vehicles.

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Today Entera is one of the GTA’s leading providers of both overhead and underground electrical utility services, civil utilities construction, engineering design, and trenchless technologies (directional and auger bore).

In addition to Ontario Hydro, Entera has worked with Bell, Rogers, Toronto Water, various business improvement associations throughout the area, as well as with private business.