Diesel Engine Mechanic

Manpower Services Canada Limit

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

  • 4th Period Apprentice
  • 2nd Period Apprentice
  • 3rd Period Apprentice
  • Truck and Coach Service Licence (310T)
  • Diesel Engine Repair Specialization

  • Major internal engine repairs or overhaul
  • Installation and alignment of engines and machinery
  • Air conditioning system
  • Fuel injection system
  • Engine control system
  • Lubrication system
  • Cooling system
  • Exhaust system
  • Additional Skills

  • Keep maintenance reports and documentation
  • Perform repair work on heavy trucks
  • Attach components and adjust new farm equipment
  • Weight Handling

  • Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)
  • Specific Skills

  • Adjust equipment and repair or replace defective parts
  • Clean, lubricate and perform other maintenance work
  • Service attachments and working tools
  • Verify and repair emission control systems
  • Troubleshoot and inspect equipment to detect faults and malfunctions
  • Diagnose faults or malfunctions using computerized and other testing equipment to determine extent of repair required
  • Test repaired equipment for proper performance and to ensure that work meets manufacturers’ specifications
  • Powered Equipment Repair Specialization

  • Industrial lift trucks and fork-lifts
  • Hydraulic-operated working attachments
  • Electric generators
  • Compressors
  • Telescopic ladder
  • Security and Safety

  • Bondable
  • Criminal record check
  • Own Tools/Equipment

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

  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Sound discrimination
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Mechanical Maintenance and Repair Specialization

  • Off-road vehicle tires and wheels
  • Mechanical transmissions
  • Hydraulic transmissions
  • Highway vehicle tires and wheels
  • Drive trains and final drives
  • Differentials
  • Brake system
  • Personal Suitability

  • Accurate
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Client focus
  • Reliability
  • Health benefits

  • Health care plan
  • Dental plan
  • Vision care benefits
  • Education: Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
    Experience: 1 year to less than 2 years

    Number of Vacancies: 2
    Wages: $25.00 to $33.00 hourly (to be negotiated)