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Job Details

Heavy-Duty Equipment Mechanic

Employer

Top Dog Mechanical Ltd

Date Posted

July 22, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Beaverlodge, AB
  • Earnings $28.00 to $45.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 40 to 60 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 2  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Aug 21, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

Top Dog Mechanical Ltd

Languages

English

Education

  • Other trades certificate or diploma
  • or equivalent experience

Work Site Environment

Outdoors

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
  • 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
  • Service attachments and working tools

Certificates, Licences, Memberships, and Courses 

Commercial Vehicle Inspection Certificate

Diesel Engine Repair Specialization

  • Fuel injection system
  • Exhaust system
  • Cooling system
  • Air conditioning system
  • Lubrication system
  • Engine control system
  • Major internal engine repairs or overhaul
  • Installation and alignment of engines and machinery

Mechanical Maintenance and Repair Specialization

  • Mechanical transmissions
  • Drive trains and final drives
  • Hydraulic transmissions
  • Power take-offs
  • Tracked vehicle suspensions and steering
  • Wheel-mounted vehicle suspension and steering
  • Highway vehicle tires and wheels
  • Off-road vehicle tires and wheels
  • Differentials
  • Brake system

Security and Safety

Driving record check (abstract)

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own transportation
  • Willing to travel
  • Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

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

Weight Handling

Up to 45 kg (100 lbs)

Own Tools/Equipment

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

Personal Suitability

  • Dependability
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Flexibility
  • Reliability
  • Team player

Experience

Experience an asset

Screening questions

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Are you willing to relocate for this position?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
  • What is the highest level of study you have completed?
  • What is your current field of study?

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Health care plan
  • Vision care benefits

Long term benefits

Group insurance benefits

Other benefits

Parking available


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 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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Abilities

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