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Job Details

Heavy-Duty Equipment Technician

Employer

Mainline Equipment

Date Posted

July 29, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $30.00 to $100.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 2  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Aug 28, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

Mainline Equipment

Languages

English

Education

  • Registered Apprenticeship certificate
  • or equivalent experience

Work Setting

  • Service
  • Maintenance
  • Machinery installation
  • Overhaul

Tasks

  • Repair or replace defective machinery parts
  • Read and interpret blueprints, maps, drawings and specifications
  • Estimate costs and materials
  • Detect and troubleshoot irregularities and malfunctions
  • Installing machinery and equipment
  • Perform routine maintenance work on machinery
  • Operate hoisting and lifting equipment

Equipment and Machinery Experience

  • Power tools
  • Electrical and electronic controls
  • Industrial and stationary engine

Area of Work Experience

Repair

Area of Specialization

  • Bearing, seals and packing
  • Troubleshooting
  • Hydraulic system

Security and Safety

Driving record check (abstract)

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own transportation
  • Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Work under pressure

Weight Handling

  • Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)
  • Up to 45 kg (100 lbs)

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Tools
  • Steel-toed safety boots

Personal Suitability

  • Excellent oral communication
  • Team player
  • Excellent written communication

Experience

5 years or more

Screening questions

Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Health care plan
  • Vision care benefits

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 Technician 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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