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Job Details

Apprentice Mechanic, Diesel Engines

Employer

Preferred Carriers Inc

Date Posted

June 16, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Spruce Grove, AB
  • Earnings $25.00 to $35.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 40 to 50 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Jul 29, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

Preferred Carriers Inc

Languages

English

Education

Registered Apprenticeship certificate

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

  • 1st Period Apprentice
  • 2nd Period Apprentice

Experience

7 months to less than 1 year

Additional Skills

  • Keep maintenance reports and documentation
  • Perform repair work on heavy trucks

Specific Skills

  • Adjust equipment and repair or replace defective parts
  • Clean, lubricate and perform other maintenance work
  • Troubleshoot and inspect equipment to detect faults and malfunctions

Own Tools/Equipment

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

Transportation/Travel Information

Own transportation

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling

Personal Suitability

  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Dependability
  • Reliability

Health benefits

  • Health care plan
  • Dental plan

Long term benefits

Life insurance

Screening questions

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?
  • Are you currently a student?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
  • Do you have the above-indicated required certifications?
  • Do you have education in this field of employment?

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Interest Codes & Abilities
The Apprentice Mechanic, Diesel Engines 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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Motor Coordination

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