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Job Details

Journeyman/Woman Heavy-Duty Equipment Mechanic

Employer

Nuna Group of Companies

Date Posted

July 22, 2021

Languages

English
  • Location Edmonton, AB
    South Porcupine, ON
  • Earnings $42.00 to $44.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 84 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 6  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Aug 21, 2021
Job Requirements

Employer

Nuna Group of Companies

Languages

English

Education

  • Other trades certificate or diploma
  • Mechanics and Repairers, General
  • Heavy Equipment Maintenance Technology/Technician
  • Industrial Mechanics and Maintenance Technology
  • Heavy/Industrial Equipment Maintenance Technologies, Other
  • or equivalent experience

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

Mechanic Trade Certification

Diesel Engine Repair Specialization

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

Equipment and Machinery Experience

  • Truck
  • Loader
  • Grader
  • Bulldozer

Experience

3 years to less than 5 years

Additional Skills

  • Keep maintenance reports and documentation
  • Order parts and maintain inventory
  • Perform repair work on heavy trucks

Area of Specialization

Mine construction

Weight Handling

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

Work Setting

  • Remote or mobile
  • Construction
  • Civil (road and bridge construction, etc.)
  • Camp

Type of Systems

Computerized testing system

Type of Heavy Equipment Operated

Backhoe excavator, loader

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

Work Site Environment

  • Outdoors
  • Noisy
  • Dusty
  • Hot
  • Cold/refrigerated

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Vehicle supplied by employer
  • Willing to travel
  • Valid driver's licence
  • Travel expenses paid by employer

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

Staff accommodation provided

Type of Trucking and Equipment

Dump truck

Mechanical Maintenance and Repair Specialization

  • Wheel-mounted vehicle suspension and steering
  • Tracked vehicle suspensions and steering
  • Off-road vehicle tires and wheels
  • Mechanical transmissions
  • Hydraulic transmissions

Personal Suitability

  • Accurate
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Dependability
  • Judgement
  • 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

Aug 21, 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 Journeyman/Woman Heavy-Duty Equipment Mechanic 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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