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Job Details

Agricultural Equipment Technician

Employer

Trochu Motors Ltd.

Date Posted

April 26, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Trochu, AB
  • Earnings $70,000.00 to $100,000.00 annually (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 2200 to 2500 hours per year
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 2  Vacancies
  • Closing Date May 26, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

Trochu Motors Ltd.

Languages

English

Education

Registered Apprenticeship certificate

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

  • Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) Certificate
  • Agricultural Equipment Technician Red Seal Certificate

Diesel Engine Repair Specialization

  • Major internal engine repairs or overhaul
  • Air conditioning system
  • Fuel injection system
  • Lubrication system
  • Cooling system
  • Exhaust system

Experience

5 years or more

Additional Skills

  • Keep maintenance reports and documentation
  • Attach components and adjust new farm equipment

Weight Handling

More than 45 kg (100 lbs)

Specific Skills

  • Adjust equipment and repair or replace defective parts
  • Clean, lubricate and perform other maintenance work
  • Service attachments and working tools
  • Verify and repair emission control systems
  • 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
  • Test repaired equipment for proper performance and to ensure that work meets manufacturers' specifications

Powered Equipment Repair Specialization

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

Own Tools/Equipment

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

Transportation/Travel Information

Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

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

Mechanical Maintenance and Repair Specialization

  • Wheel-mounted vehicle suspension and steering
  • Tracked vehicle suspensions and steering
  • Power take-offs
  • Mechanical transmissions
  • Hydraulic transmissions
  • Drive trains and final drives
  • Differentials
  • Brake system

Personal Suitability

  • Team player
  • Client focus
  • Dependability
  • Reliability

Health benefits

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

Financial benefits

Bonus

Long term benefits

  • Life insurance
  • Registered retirement savings plan (RRSP)

Other benefits

  • Learning/training paid by employer
  • Paid time off (volunteering or personal days)
  • Team building opportunities

Screening questions

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

Special Initiatives

  • Jobs for Ukraine: This employer has selected to promote this job through "Jobs for Ukraine”.

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

By e-mail:

tromo.jack@hotmail.com

By phone:

403-442-3866 Business Hours: 08:00 AM - 05:00 PM

Advertised Until

May 26, 2022

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes & Abilities
The Agricultural Equipment Technician is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

Heavy-Duty Equipment Mechanics
OBJECTIVE

Interest in precision working with hand and power tools to adjust equipment and repair and replace defective parts, components and systems

METHODICAL

Interest in cleaning, lubricating and performing other routine maintenance work, and in servicing attachments and working tools such as harvesting and tillage equipment, blades, ploughs, winches and side booms

INNOVATIVE

Interest in analyzing to diagnose faults and malfunctions, using computerized and other testing equipment, to determine extent of repair required

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 

It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective, and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes for this NOC group is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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