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Job Details

Automotive Service Technician

Posted on Nov 06, 2020 by VARA Automotive

  • Location Hinton, AB
  • Earnings $31.00 to $38.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 42.5 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Dec 06, 2020
Job Requirements

Employer

VARA Automotive

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Mechanical Repairer Specific Skills

  • Complete reports to record problems and work performed
  • Diagnose faults and malfunctions and confirm findings with supervisor to determine whether to repair or replace unit
  • Repair or replace mechanical units or components

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

  • Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) Certificate
  • Automotive Service Technician Red Seal Certificate
  • Automotive Service Technician Trade Certification

Experience

5 years or more

Area of Specialization

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

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Tools
  • Steel-toed safety boots

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Valid driver's licence
  • Drive manual transmission vehicle

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail
  • Standing for extended periods

Work Location Information

  • In shop
  • Willing to relocate

Automotive Service Technician Specific Skills

  • Adjust, repair or replace parts and components of automotive systems
  • Perform scheduled maintenance service
  • Test and adjust repaired systems to manufacturer's specifications
  • Review work orders and discuss work with supervisor
  • Inspect motor in operation, road test motor vehicles and test automotive systems and components

Personal Suitability

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

Truck and Transport and Truck-Trailer Mechanic Specific Skills

  • Perform scheduled maintenance service
  • Test and adjust repaired systems to manufacturer's specifications

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.

In Person:

116 Hampshire Rd suite B13
Hinton, Alberta T7V1G8
Between 08:00 AM and 05:30 AM

Advertised Until

Dec 06, 2020

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
The Automotive Service Technician is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Automotive Service Technicians
OBJECTIVE

Interest in precision working to test and adjust repaired systems to manufacturers' performance specifications

INNOVATIVE

Interest in speaking with supervisors to discuss work and review work orders; and in repairing and replacing parts and components of automotive systems

METHODICAL

Interest in analyzing information to perform scheduled maintenance services such as oil changes, lubrication and tune-ups

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 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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Transport Truck and Trailer Mechanics
OBJECTIVE

Interest in precision working to test and adjust repaired systems to manufacturers' performance specifications

INNOVATIVE

Interest in analyzing information to diagnose faults and malfunctions and to inspect and test mechanical units

METHODICAL

Interest in speaking with supervisors to confirm findings on faults and malfunctions to determine whether to repair or replace units

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 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.

Learn More

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