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heavy-duty equipment technician apprentice


Source: Job Bank

Location

Orangeville, ON
L9W5H3

Salary

$28.00 to $36.00 hourly (to be negotiated)

Additional Information

  • Work Term: Permanent
  • Work Language: English
  • Hours: 44 hours per week
  • Education: Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
  • Experience: 1 year to less than 2 years
  • or equivalent experience

Work setting

  • Various locations
  • In shop

Tasks

  • Diagnose faults or malfunctions using computerized and other testing equipment to determine extent of repair required
  • Keep maintenance reports and documentation
  • Welding experience
  • Clean, lubricate and perform other maintenance work
  • Service attachments and working tools
  • Adjust, repair or replace parts and components of automotive systems
  • Test and adjust units to specifications
  • Perform scheduled maintenance service
  • Complete reports to record problems and work performed
  • Test and adjust repaired systems to manufacturer's specifications
  • Adjust, repair or replace parts and components of commercial transport truck systems
  • Adjust, repair or replace parts and components of truck-trailer systems
  • Review work orders and discuss work with supervisor
  • Inspect motor in operation, road test motor vehicles and test automotive systems and components
  • Inspect and test mechanical units to locate faults and malfunctions
  • Diagnose faults and malfunctions and confirm findings with supervisor to determine whether to repair or replace unit
  • Repair or replace mechanical units or components

Apprenticeship training

  • Level one apprenticeship training
  • Level two apprenticeship training
  • Level three apprenticeship training

Type of service and repair

  • Heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) system

Equipment and machinery experience

  • Welding
  • Diesel engines
  • Hydraulic system

Area of work experience

  • Front end components

Area of specialization

  • Standard transmission
  • Engine repair
  • Engine repair and overhaul
  • Diagnostics
  • Alignment, steering and suspension
  • Drive train components
  • Truck-trailer repair
  • Ignition and electrical system
  • Fuel and emission system
  • Electrical and electronic system

Mechanical maintenance and repair specialization

  • Brake system

Security and safety

  • Driving record check (abstract)

Transportation/travel information

  • Valid driver's licence

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Attention to detail
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Manual dexterity
  • Overtime required
  • Fast-paced environment

Own tools/equipment

  • Tools
  • Steel-toed safety boots

Personal suitability

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

Screening questions

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?

Health benefits

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

Financial benefits

  • Life insurance
  • Pension plan

Other benefits

  • Travel insurance
  • Wellness program

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