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Job Details

Heavy-Duty Equipment Technician Apprentice

Employer

Rocky Auto Electric & Diesel Repair Ltd.

Date Posted

September 15, 2021

Languages

English
  • Location Drayton Valley, AB
  • Earnings $18.00 to $28.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 30 to 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Oct 15, 2021
Job Requirements

Employer

Rocky Auto Electric & Diesel Repair Ltd.

Languages

English

Education

  • Registered Apprenticeship certificate
  • or equivalent experience

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

  • 1st Period Apprentice
  • 2nd Period Apprentice
  • 3rd Period Apprentice
  • Commercial Vehicle Inspection Certificate

Diesel Engine Repair Specialization

  • Fuel injection system
  • Engine control system
  • Exhaust system

Experience

7 months to less than 1 year

Additional Skills

  • Keep maintenance reports and documentation
  • Perform repair work on heavy trucks

Weight Handling

Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Specific Skills

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

Security and Safety

  • Bondable
  • Driver's validity licence check

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Tools
  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Gloves

Work Site Environment

  • Noisy
  • Dusty

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own transportation
  • Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

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

Work Location Information

  • On-site customer service
  • In shop

Mechanical Maintenance and Repair Specialization

  • Mechanical transmissions
  • Drive trains and final drives
  • Brake system

Personal Suitability

  • Team player
  • Dependability
  • 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.

Advertised Until

Oct 15, 2021

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 Heavy-Duty Equipment Technician Apprentice is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
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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