Hydraulics Technician


West Edmonton Mall


Parks Maintenance

Closing Date

Apr 26, 2024

The Hydraulics Technician is responsible for equipment and attraction installation, maintenance and repair of hydraulic equipment and systems in the various Parks and Attractions at West Edmonton Mall.

Primary Responsibilities:
  • Installing, modifying, and maintaining rides, attractions, machinery, and equipment of West Edmonton Mall’s Parks and Attractions in the World Waterpark.
  • Primary duties include running and maintaining the Hydraulic wave system within the waterpark.
  • Performing inspections on mobile maintenance equipment as well as scheduling routine annual maintenance.
  • Inspecting and examining all components/parts on waterpark attractions such as the drop slides on a daily, weekly, monthly schedule to detect and investigate any irregularities and malfunctions.
  • Troubleshooting and performing major and minor operational repairs and part replacements and performing preventative maintenance services regularly.
  • Drafting, reading and interpreting plans, work orders and project specifications to determine efficient maintenance schedules.
  • Operating hoisting and lifting devices to assist with high angle assembly and maintenance in a safe manner while adhering to all safety procedures and protocols.
  • Performing other duties when required within Galaxyland, Ed’s Rec Room, Sea Lion’s Rock and Professor WEM’s Golf.
  • Other responsibilities as required.
Desired Qualifications:
  • Applicants must have a valid Journeyman Millwright Certification or Hydraulics Technician certification.
  • A minimum of two (2) years of experience in the Millwright field with good understanding of hydraulics.
  • Must be able to work at heights, have a strong attention to detail and exceptional problem-solving skills, with great attention to safety procedures and protocols.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills and the ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Must be able to work with a variety of environmental factors, including noise and humidity, and must be able to lift up to 50 lbs.
Terms of Employment:
  • This is a full-time position that is required 40 hours a week Monday to Friday 5:00am-1:30pm, and participation in a rotational on-call schedule for after hours and weekends when needed.
  • Must be able to pass a basic security clearance.