Shop Foreman - Tues to Sat Shift
Job Description


At Calmont you are more than just an employee, everyone is a respected and valued member of our team.  We provide a supportive work environment which enables personal and professional growth. 


Join our team and experience a rewarding and challenging work environment with skilled and supportive teammates.  We are currently accepting resumes from energetic and dedicated individuals who are looking for a career as a Shop Foreman for the Tuesday to Saturday shift at our Edmonton location.

As a working Shop Foreman, you will oversee and allocate work to Heavy Equipment Technicians and Apprentices. You will also perform repairs, maintenance, and conduct inspections. Some of the job duties will include, but are not limited to:

  • Operating shop equipment in a safe and responsible manner. 

  • Through example, proactively promoting a safe work ethic, attitude, and workplace.  Ensuring safety policies, standards, and procedures are followed to achieve a safe work environment and safety for all staff, customers, and visitors.

  • Developing and scheduling maintenance tasks per manufacturers’ recommendations.  Ensuring equipment is cleaned, lubricated, and maintained on daily basis. 

  • Interpreting and scheduling work orders with Technicians to ensure effective utilization of resources, while considering skills required to complete tasks. 

  • Working with Warranty Personnel to ensure that warranty claims are completed, and recorded in accordance with the manufacturers’ procedures, recognizing multiple vendor warranty philosophies and policies.

  • Providing proactive leadership and management of all staff resources within shop to maintain a functional shop floor.

  • Providing ongoing coaching and mentoring to Technicians to enhance technical and troubleshooting skills and work standards, including review and clarification of procedures and techniques, quality of work, and work effectiveness. 

  • Other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements


  • High School Diploma or GED.

  • Prior Supervisory/Management experience in heavy duty or related industry.

  • Minimum of 4 years experience as a Journeyman Heavy Equipment Technician.

  • Volvo truck and Cummins experience considered an asset.

  • Working knowledge of MS Word and Excel.

  • ADP/CDK knowledge an asset.

  • Valid Class 5 Driver's License.

  • Valid Class 3 Driver’s License an asset.

  • CVIP Licence and Out of Province inspection certified preferred.

  • Standard First Aid/CPR Certificate preferred.

  • Excellent attention to detail with a sense of urgency to meet tight deadlines.

  • Strong customer service and troubleshooting skills with experience analyzing and resolving customer service and client issues.


If you are a self-starter who enjoys working in a challenging, fast-paced environment, then this may be the opportunity for you! At Calmont, we believe in a healthy work-life balance and we are pleased to offer a competitive compensation package, along with a first class benefits package for the correct individual.

We would like to thank all applicants for their interest in the position but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Company Overview

Calmont Group is a growing Canadian-based company with branches in Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, and Ontario. We are dedicated to delivering best-in-class transportation solutions to meet the diverse needs of our customers. Headquartered in Edmonton, Alberta, Calmont Group is comprised of Calmont Leasing Ltd., Calmont Truck Centre Ltd. and Carter Lease and Rentals.

Calmont Leasing provides finance leasing of trucks and cars, full service vehicle leasing, short-term vehicle leasing, daily rentals, vehicle sales, parts sales and service and repairs for our company-owned and non-company owned vehicles. We have locations in Edmonton, Calgary, Saskatoon, and Winnipeg.