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  • Apprentice Parts Technician

    ID 2018-1599
    Job Locations CA-Rocky View No. 44, (Balzac) AB
    # of Openings
    Min. Exp. (Yrs)
    Posted Date
    4 weeks ago(21/12/2018 15:35)
  • Overview



    NEXT Compression Corp, a young, dynamic company providing industry leading design and fabrication of natural gas compression, refrigeration and power generation packages has an opening for an Apprentice Parts Technician to join the team. Reporting to the Manager, Service, the successful candidate will be responsible for sourcing as well as purchasing manufacturing, service and customer parts in a cost-effective manner.


    • 2nd or 3rd year apprentice in a registered apprentice program
    • Experienced in warehouse inventory systems, parts databases & numbering systems, shipping & receiving work flows, Industry Knowledge
    • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.
    • Ability to operate a forklift and complete forklift operator training
    • Good working knowledge of SAP, Excel, Word, MS office, etc.
    • Ability to work well in a team environment with other professional, office & trades employees
    • Strong communication, teambuilding & problem solving skills
    • Ability to resolve conflicts and maintain a good working relationship with internal & external clients
    • Well organized with the ability to multitask & prioritize work to meet deadlines
    • Trained in WHMIS, PPE, & other applicable Safety Training


    • Responsible for sourcing service and over-the-counter customer parts
    • Responsible for purchasing service, over-the-counter customer, manufacturing and spare parts as well as NEXT exchange parts
    • Process parts requests, pick and stage parts for field service jobs
    • Issue materials from existing inventory, expedite purchase orders (PO) for materials not in current stock; ensure back orders are filled and PO is closed in a timely manner
    • Process customer orders and ensure shipping is done in a timely manner
    • Assist in providing after-hours parts callout support for Field Service Technicians, if required
    • Assist with annual service inventory counts
    • Ensure new part numbers entered are consistent with the part numbering nomenclature legend
    • Support continuous improvement initiatives & seek ways to improve process workflows to reduce costs
    • Follow procedures and guidelines outlined in the NEXT Quality & Safety Manuals & OH&S Code regulations, ensuring Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) is worn at all times in required areas


    Please visit https://jobs-elevatedhr.icims.com/jobs/1599/apprentice-parts-technician/job to apply online. We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those deemed qualified will be contacted for an interview. No phone calls please.


    • A fast paced environment, full of energy and drive
    • The ability to exercise independence and autonomy in decision making
    • The ongoing opportunity for development where you can make your mark and grow
    • A competitive compensation package




    NEXT is a leading provider of natural gas compression solutions to producers in Western Canada, throughout North America, Australia and beyond. Our primary business segments are, fabrication and packaging, Screw Compression, Refrigeration Process, Reciprocating, compression optimization and reconfiguration, and field service. 

    In addition to the manufacturing facilities and head office in Calgary, NEXT has field service support locations in Alberta and British Columbia.

    NEXT has the experience, expertise, and capability to make compression solutions easy for our clients.

    To learn more about NEXT Compression Corp, please visit https://nextcomp.ca/


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