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Job Details

Heavy Equipment Mechanic Helper

Posted on Sep 01, 2020 by Leon's Heavy Equipment Ltd.

  • Location Fort McMurray, AB
  • Earnings $18.00 to $20.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 40 to 44 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Oct 01, 2020
Job Requirements

Employer

Leon's Heavy Equipment Ltd.

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Weight Handling

  • Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)
  • Up to 45 kg (100 lbs)
  • Up to 9 kg (20 lbs)
  • More than 45 kg (100 lbs)
  • Up to 13.5 kg (30 lbs)

Specific Skills

  • Signal safety procedures to other workers and to the general public
  • Perform miscellaneous labouring activities to help tradespersons, apprentices and other workers as directed
  • Move tools, equipment and other materials
  • Hold stakes during surveying activities
  • Clean machines and immediate work areas

Security and Safety

  • Bondable
  • Driver's validity licence check
  • Driving record check (abstract)
  • Criminal record check
  • Basic security clearance

Own Tools/Equipment

Steel-toed safety boots

Work Site Environment

  • Confined spaces
  • Dangerous
  • Outdoors
  • At heights
  • Wet/damp
  • Noisy
  • Odours
  • Dusty
  • Hot
  • Cold/refrigerated

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Driver's abstract
  • Own transportation
  • Own vehicle
  • Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Work under pressure
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Manual dexterity
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Large workload

Work Location Information

  • Rural area
  • In shop
  • Various locations

Personal Suitability

  • Initiative
  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Dependability
  • Reliability
  • Organized

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 01, 2020

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 Equipment Mechanic Helper is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Other Trades Helpers and Labourers
OBJECTIVE

Interest in operating tools and equipment to assist skilled tradespersons with mechanical, electrical and body repairs of aircraft, railway cars, automobiles, heavy equipment and motorcycles

METHODICAL

Interest in comparing information to mix fertilizers, herbicides and pesticides and to load mixtures into airplanes for aerial spraying; in assisting to splice overhead and underground communications and electric-power transmission cables

social

Interest in assisting skilled tradespersons to repair electrical appliances, small engines and other similar equipment; and to repair, maintain and install industrial machinery and equipment, refrigeration, heating and air-conditioning equipment, elevators, and stationary electric-power generating and distribution equipment

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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