Journeyman / Apprentice Mechanics

Mississauga, ON


We supply parts and service for equipment in the construction, mining, forestry, rail, oil field, material handling and agricultural industries.  As Canada’s premier Service Centre for ZF, Dana and Carraro our products, our factory trained technicians, leading edge dyno testing and mobile service trucks are well equipped to handle virtually any off highway equipment repair.  


We are currently recruiting Journeyman/Apprentice Mechanics for our divisions located in Mississauga, Ontario, Surrey, B.C., Edmonton, and Calgary, Alberta


We have positions open for the following trades:

  • Transmission Technician/Rebuilder
  • Heavy Equipment Technician (HET)
  • Heavy Duty Mechanic
  • Truck and Transport Mechanic
  • Diesel Engine Mechanic


Related Experience

  • Previous experience with powershift, automatic and/or manual transmissions, as well as differentials and planetary axles is required
  • Knowledge of ZF, Dana (Clark), Funk, AxleTech (Rockwell) and/or Allison powertrain components would be considered an asset
  • Valid Driver’s License with an acceptable abstract
  • Must have your own tools


We Offer:

  • Journeyman Rate is $37.00 to 44.00 per hour  /  depending on location and previous related mechanical experience
  • Career Growth Opportunity
  • Competitive Wages and Remuneration package
  • Comprehensive Factory and in-house training provided
  • Rewarding Team Environment


Opportunity to travel for short term branch coverage and/or relocate to branches located in Edmonton, Calgary Alberta, and Surrey, British Columbia. For short term coverage the employee will be provided with corporate accommodations and receive additional paid travel reimbursements.



  • Company Paid Premiums for employees and eligible family members
  • Health and Extended Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Family Life Insurance
  • Travel Insurance
  • Boot Allowance
  • Onsite parking provided
  • Employee recognition program


If you have a positive attitude, and are interested in building a rewarding career, please submit your resume today!


Here, we offer more than just a “job”. We offer Competitive Wages, Comprehensive Company Paid Benefits, and Career Advancement Opportunities!

We are proud to be dedicated to Equity in the workplace and encourage all interested candidates to apply.


The Gear Centre Off Highway

The Gear Centre Off Highway

From its humble beginnings as a small service shop in Edmonton, Alberta in 1975, The Gear Centre has evolved over the years to become Canada’s leading powertrain parts & service provider for the automotive, heavy truck and off-highway markets. Our customers can be found in a multitude of industries including construction, mining, forestry, rail, oilfield, material handling and agriculture. Along with our Truck & Auto DivisionThe Gear Centre Group serves the commercial and retail markets as well as the public sector’s industrial and military marketplaces. We also work with our sister companies, Pat’s Driveline and Hydra Steer to ensure we provide comprehensive and innovative product solutions to fit the variety of off-highway applications and customer requirements.

From our headquarters in Edmonton, AB, our additional service centres located in Calgary, ABSurrey, BC and Mississauga, ON, we are able to focus on meeting the variety of needs of each and every one of our clients.  We continue to grow and expand our product lines and technical capabilities to provide more expertise, better quality and exceptional service to our valued customers.

Unplanned downtime from equipment failure in this industry can result in significant revenue loss. We can help minimize downtime with our extensive inventory of ready-to-go exchange units, 24-hour mobile service and factory trained technicians.

We take pride in the reputation we have built and our future success depends on the satisfaction of the customers we serve. You will find that our commitment to quality service and workmanship is second to none in the industry.


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