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Job Details

Heavy-Duty Equipment Mechanic

Employer

Dutchie Dirt-Moving Ltd.

Date Posted

June 21, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Turin, AB
  • Earnings $25.00 to $35.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 44 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 2  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Jul 05, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

Dutchie Dirt-Moving Ltd.

Languages

English

Education

Registered Apprenticeship certificate

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

  • 4th Period Apprentice
  • Agricultural Equipment Technician Red Seal Certificate

Diesel Engine Repair Specialization

  • Air conditioning system
  • Fuel injection system
  • Lubrication system

Experience

5 years or more

Additional Skills

  • Keep maintenance reports and documentation
  • Instruct apprentices
  • Welding experience
  • Perform repair work on heavy trucks

Weight Handling

Up to 45 kg (100 lbs)

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
  • 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
  • Hydraulic-operated working attachments

Security and Safety

  • Driver's validity licence check
  • Driving record check (abstract)
  • Criminal record check

Own Tools/Equipment

Steel-toed safety boots

Work Site Environment

  • Outdoors
  • Noisy

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own transportation
  • Valid driver's licence
  • Travel expenses paid by employer
  • Public transportation is not available

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Sound discrimination
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling

Work Location Information

  • In shop
  • Willing to relocate

Mechanical Maintenance and Repair Specialization

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

Personal Suitability

  • Flexibility
  • Accurate
  • Team player
  • Dependability

Health benefits

  • Health care plan
  • Dental plan
  • Vision care benefits

Other benefits

  • Free parking available
  • Transportation provided by employer
  • Parking available

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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 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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