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Job Details

Heavy-Duty Equipment Mechanic

Employer

Nuna Logistics Limited

Date Posted

January 14, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $45.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 168 hours bi-weekly
  • Position Temporary Full Time
  • Vacancies 8  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Feb 13, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

Nuna Logistics Limited

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

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

Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) Certificate

Diesel Engine Repair Specialization

  • Installation and alignment of engines and machinery
  • Engine control system
  • Lubrication system

Equipment and Machinery Experience

  • Small front end loaders
  • Bulldozer

Experience

Experience an asset

Additional Skills

  • Operate off-road vehicles
  • Keep maintenance reports and documentation
  • Instruct apprentices
  • Order parts and maintain inventory

Weight Handling

Up to 45 kg (100 lbs)

Work Setting

Mining company

Type of Experience

Civil

Type of Heavy Equipment Operated

Backhoe excavator, loader

Type of Industry Experience

Mines and quarries

Specific Skills

  • Adjust equipment and repair or replace defective parts
  • Clean, lubricate and perform other maintenance work
  • Service attachments and working tools
  • 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

Hydraulic-operated working attachments

Security and Safety

Bondable

Own Tools/Equipment

Steel-toed safety boots

Work Site Environment

  • Outdoors
  • Noisy
  • Dusty
  • Cold/refrigerated
  • Non-smoking

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Vehicle supplied by employer
  • Willing to travel
  • Valid driver's licence
  • Travel expenses paid by employer
  • Public transportation is not available

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

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

Work Location Information

  • Staff accommodation provided
  • Room and board provided
  • Various locations

Type of Trucking and Equipment

Dump truck

Mechanical Maintenance and Repair Specialization

  • Tracked vehicle suspensions and steering
  • Off-road vehicle tires and wheels
  • Drive trains and final drives
  • Brake system

Personal Suitability

  • Flexibility
  • Accurate
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Client focus
  • Dependability
  • Judgement
  • Reliability

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.

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 Heavy-Duty Equipment Mechanic 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 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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