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heavy equipment mechanic


Source: Job Bank

Location

North Vancouver, BC
V7P3S7

Salary

$38.00 to $42.00 hourly (to be negotiated)

Additional Information

  • Work Term: Permanent
  • Work Language: English
  • Hours: 30 to 40 hours per week
  • Education: Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
  • Experience: 3 years to less than 5 years
  • or equivalent experience

Work site environment

  • Outdoors
  • Dusty
  • Noisy

Work setting

  • Various locations
  • Willing to relocate
  • In shop
  • On-site customer service

Tasks

  • 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
  • Order parts and maintain inventory
  • Adjust equipment and repair or replace defective parts
  • Keep maintenance reports and documentation
  • Test repaired equipment for proper performance and to ensure that work meets manufacturers' specifications
  • Clean, lubricate and perform other maintenance work
  • Perform repair work on heavy trucks
  • Service attachments and working tools
  • Perform other routine maintenance

Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses 

  • Fall Arrest Protection Training Course
  • First Aid Certificate

Diesel engine repair specialization

  • Fuel injection system
  • Lubrication system
  • Engine control system
  • Major internal engine repairs or overhaul
  • Installation and alignment of engines and machinery

Powered equipment repair specialization

  • Hydraulic-operated working attachments
  • Compressors
  • Pumps
  • Industrial lift trucks and fork-lifts

Mechanical maintenance and repair specialization

  • Hydraulic transmissions
  • Tracked vehicle suspensions and steering
  • Wheel-mounted vehicle suspension and steering
  • Off-road vehicle tires and wheels
  • Brake system

Security and safety

  • Bondable
  • Basic security clearance

Transportation/travel information

  • Vehicle supplied by employer
  • Willing to travel
  • Willing to travel regularly
  • Travel expenses paid by employer

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Manual dexterity
  • Standing for extended periods

Weight handling

  • Up to 45 kg (100 lbs)

Own tools/equipment

  • Steel-toed safety boots

Personal suitability

  • Accurate
  • Dependability
  • Flexibility
  • Reliability
  • Team player
  • Organized

Health benefits

  • Health care plan

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