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heavy equipment field mechanic


Source: Job Bank

Location

Brampton, ON
L6W3K3

Salary

$27.00 to $30.00 hourly (to be negotiated)

Additional Information

  • Work Term: Permanent
  • Work Language: English
  • Hours: 40 to 60 hours per week
  • Education: Other trades certificate or diploma
  • Experience: 3 years to less than 5 years
  • or equivalent experience

Work site environment

  • Outdoors
  • Non-smoking
  • Cold/refrigerated
  • Dusty
  • Hot
  • Noisy

Work setting

  • On-site customer service
  • Service
  • Repair and maintenance services

Tasks

  • Troubleshoot and inspect equipment to detect faults and malfunctions
  • Order parts and maintain inventory
  • Adjust equipment and repair or replace defective parts
  • Welding experience
  • Test repaired equipment for proper performance and to ensure that work meets manufacturers' specifications
  • Clean, lubricate and perform other maintenance work
  • Perform other routine maintenance
  • Troubleshoot and make minor adjustments to equipment
  • Read blueprints and drawings

Type of service and repair

  • Electrical control system
  • Programmable logic controller (PLC)

Control systems

  • Pneumatic devices

Equipment and machinery experience

  • Hydraulic components
  • Hand tools

Transportation/travel information

  • Vehicle supplied by employer
  • Willing to travel regularly
  • Valid driver's licence

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Manual dexterity
  • Overtime required
  • Standing for extended periods

Weight handling

  • Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Own tools/equipment

  • Tools
  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Safety glasses/goggles
  • Gloves

Personal suitability

  • Accurate
  • Client focus
  • Dependability
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Flexibility
  • Judgement
  • Reliability
  • Team player
  • Organized

Screening questions

  • Are you available for shift or on-call work?
  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
  • What is the highest level of study you have completed?

Workplace information

  • On the road job

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Disability benefits
  • Health care plan
  • Paramedical services coverage
  • Vision care benefits

Financial benefits

  • Bonus
  • Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP)

Other benefits

  • Deferred Profit Sharing Plan (DPSP)
  • Free parking available
  • Learning/training paid by employer
  • Team building opportunities
  • Parking available
  • Travel insurance

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