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mechanic, truck


Source: Job Bank

Location

Thunder Bay, ON
P7E6T8

Salary

$22.00 to $38.00 hourly (to be negotiated)

Additional Information

  • Work Term: Permanent
  • Work Language: English
  • Hours: 35 to 50 hours per week
  • Education: Other trades certificate or diploma
  • Experience: Experience an asset
  • Mechanics and repairers, general
  • Industrial mechanics and maintenance technology
  • Diesel mechanics technology/technician
  • Mechanic and repair technologies/technicians, other
  • or equivalent experience

Work site environment

  • Dusty
  • Noisy

Work setting

  • In shop
  • Relocation costs not covered by employer
  • Equipment operation

Tasks

  • Adjust, repair or replace parts and components of commercial transport truck systems
  • Inspect and test mechanical units to locate faults and malfunctions
  • Inspect motor in operation, road test motor vehicles and test automotive systems and components
  • Adjust, repair or replace parts and components of automotive systems
  • Adjust, repair or replace parts and components of truck-trailer systems
  • Diagnose faults and malfunctions and confirm findings with supervisor to determine whether to repair or replace unit
  • Repair or replace mechanical units or components
  • Test and adjust repaired systems to manufacturer's specifications
  • Estimate parts and labour costs
  • Perform scheduled maintenance service
  • Test and adjust units to specifications
  • Complete reports to record problems and work performed
  • Coach and instruct apprentices
  • Review work orders and discuss work with supervisor

Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses 

  • Tire, wheel and rim mechanic
  • Truck and Transport Mechanic Trade Certification
  • Truck-Trailer Repairer Trade Certification
  • Truck and Transport Mechanic Red Seal Endorsement
  • Truck-Trailer Repairer Red Seal Endorsement
  • HVAC Certificate
  • Motor Vehicle Inspector Certificate
  • Driver's Licence (Class 2 or B or C)
  • Air Brake (Z) Endorsement
  • First Aid Certificate
  • Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) Certificate
  • Driver's License (Class 3 or D)
  • Driver's License (Class 1 or A)

Cleaning experience

  • Industrial equipment

Area of specialization

  • Engine repair
  • 4-wheel drive
  • Electrical and electronic system
  • Diesel engines
  • Diagnostics
  • Alignment, steering and suspension
  • Brake system
  • Hydraulic system
  • Fuel and emission system
  • Ignition and electrical system
  • Standard transmission
  • Engine repair and overhaul
  • Drive train components
  • Welding
  • Truck-trailer repair
  • Front end components
  • Heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) system
  • Mobile equipment

Security and safety

  • Driving record check (abstract)

Transportation/travel information

  • Valid driver's licence
  • Drive manual transmission vehicle

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Attention to detail
  • Manual dexterity
  • Overtime required
  • Standing for extended periods

Own tools/equipment

  • Tools
  • Steel-toed safety boots

Personal suitability

  • Accurate
  • Dependability
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Flexibility
  • Judgement
  • Reliability
  • Team player

Screening questions

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
  • What is the highest level of study you have completed?
  • What is your current field of study?
  • What is your current level of study?

Green job

  • Involves duties and responsibilities that lead to positive environmental outcomes
  • Involves supporting green economy sectors
  • Requires specialized environmental skills or knowledge

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Health care plan
  • Vision care benefits

Financial benefits

  • Bonus

Long term benefits

  • Group insurance benefits
  • Life insurance
  • Other benefits
  • Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP)

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