Journeyman/woman Heavy-duty Equipment Mechanic

NBRIMA

  • or equivalent experience
  • Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

  • 4th Period Apprentice
  • 3rd Period Apprentice
  • Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) Certificate
  • Driver’s License (Class 3 or D)
  • Driver’s License (Class 1 or A)
  • Commercial Vehicle Inspection Certificate
  • Air Brake (Z) Endorsement
  • Agricultural Equipment Technician Red Seal Certificate
  • 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
  • Order parts and maintain inventory
  • Welding experience
  • Perform repair work on heavy trucks
  • 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
  • Security and Safety

  • Criminal record check
  • Own Tools/Equipment

  • Tools
  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Work Site Environment

  • Outdoors
  • Noisy
  • Dusty
  • Hot
  • Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own transportation
  • Willing to travel
  • Willing to travel regularly
  • Valid driver’s licence
  • Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Overtime required
  • Work Location Information

  • Room and board provided
  • Various locations
  • Mechanical Maintenance and Repair Specialization

  • Wheel-mounted vehicle suspension and steering
  • Tracked vehicle suspensions and steering
  • Power take-offs
  • Off-road vehicle tires and wheels
  • Mechanical transmissions
  • Hydraulic transmissions
  • Highway vehicle tires and wheels
  • Drive trains and final drives
  • Brake system
  • Personal Suitability

  • Flexibility
  • Accurate
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Dependability
  • Judgement
  • Reliability
  • Health benefits

  • Health care plan
  • Long term benefits

  • Group insurance benefits
  • Pension plan
  • Screening questions

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
  • Do you have the above-indicated required certifications?
  • Are you available for the advertised start date?
  • Do you have education in this field of employment?
  • Education: Other trades certificate or diploma
    Experience: 2 years to less than 3 years

    Number of Vacancies: 12
    Wages: $20.00 hourly