Diesel Engine Mechanic

G & C Hughes Enterprises Limited

Mechanical Repairer Specific Skills

  • Test and adjust units to specifications
  • Complete reports to record problems and work performed
  • Inspect and test mechanical units to locate faults and malfunctions
  • Diagnose faults and malfunctions and confirm findings with supervisor to determine whether to repair or replace unit
  • Repair or replace mechanical units or components
  • Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

  • 4th Period Apprentice
  • Truck and Transport Mechanic Red Seal Endorsement
  • Truck and Transport Mechanic Trade Certification
  • Equipment and Machinery Experience

  • Diesel engines
  • Area of Specialization

  • 4-wheel drive
  • Standard transmission
  • Engine repair
  • Engine repair and overhaul
  • Diagnostics
  • Automatic transmission
  • Alignment, steering and suspension
  • Drive train components
  • Truck-trailer repair
  • Ignition and electrical system
  • Electrical and electronic system
  • Hydraulic system
  • Specific Skills

  • Provide customer service
  • Own Tools/Equipment

  • Tools
  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Work Location Information

  • In shop
  • Mechanical Maintenance and Repair Specialization

  • Brake system
  • Personal Suitability

  • Flexibility
  • Accurate
  • Team player
  • Dependability
  • Judgement
  • Reliability
  • Truck and Transport and Truck-Trailer Mechanic Specific Skills

  • Adjust, repair or replace parts and components of commercial transport truck systems
  • Adjust, repair or replace parts and components of truck-trailer systems
  • Health benefits

  • Health care plan
  • Dental plan
  • Vision care benefits
  • Education: Registered Apprenticeship certificate
    Experience: 5 years or more

    Number of Vacancies: 2
    Wages: $17.00 to $25.00 hourly (to be negotiated)