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apprentice mechanic, trucks and transport vehicles


Source: Job Bank

Location

Barrie, ON
L4N5N3

Salary

$22.00 to $25.00 hourly (to be negotiated)

Additional Information

  • Work Term: Permanent
  • Work Language: English
  • Hours: 40 to 48 hours per week
  • Education: Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
  • Experience: 3 years to less than 5 years

Work site environment

  • Dusty

Work setting

  • In shop

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
  • Perform scheduled maintenance service
  • Test and adjust units to specifications
  • Complete reports to record problems and work performed
  • Review work orders and discuss work with supervisor
  • Provide customer service

Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses 

  • Tire, wheel and rim mechanic
  • Automotive Service Technician (Steering, Suspension and Brakes) Trade Certification
  • Truck and Transport Mechanic Trade Certification
  • HVAC Certificate
  • Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) Certificate

Apprenticeship training

  • Level three apprenticeship training
  • Level four apprenticeship training
  • Level five apprenticeship training

Area of specialization

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

Security and safety

  • Bondable
  • Criminal record check
  • Driving record check (abstract)

Transportation/travel information

  • Own transportation
  • Own vehicle
  • Valid driver's licence

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

  • Dependability
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • 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?

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Disability benefits
  • Health care plan
  • Vision care benefits

Financial benefits

  • Life insurance

Other benefits

  • Free parking available
  • Team building opportunities

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