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Heavy-Duty Equipment Mechanic Apprentice

Employer

Sokil Express Lines

Date Posted

January 20, 2023

Languages

English
  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $30.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 2  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Feb 03, 2023
Job Requirements

Employer

Sokil Express Lines

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Work site environment

  • Non-smoking
  • Noisy

Work setting

In shop

Tasks

  • 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
  • Order parts and maintain inventory
  • Adjust equipment and repair or replace defective parts
  • Keep maintenance reports and documentation
  • Welding experience
  • Test repaired equipment for proper performance and to ensure that work meets manufacturers' specifications
  • Clean, lubricate and perform other maintenance work
  • Perform repair work on heavy trucks

Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses 

  • Air Brake (Z) Endorsement
  • Commercial Vehicle Inspection Certificate

Apprenticeship training

Level two apprenticeship training

Powered equipment repair specialization

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

Mechanical maintenance and repair specialization

  • Highway vehicle tires and wheels
  • Brake system

Security and safety

  • Criminal record check
  • Driver's validity licence check

Transportation/travel information

Own transportation

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Attention to detail
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • 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

Screening questions

  • Are you available for the advertised start date?
  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
  • Do you have the above-indicated required certifications?

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Health care plan
  • Vision care benefits

Long term benefits

  • Group insurance benefits
  • Life insurance

Other benefits

  • Free parking available
  • Learning/training paid by employer
  • Paid time off (volunteering or personal days)

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Interest Codes & Abilities
The Heavy-Duty Equipment Mechanic Apprentice 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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