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Job Details

Off Road Heavy-Duty Equipment Mechanic

Employer

Thompson Contractors Partnership

Date Posted

September 21, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Spruce Grove, AB
  • Earnings $50.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 70 to 84 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 10  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Oct 21, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

Thompson Contractors Partnership

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Work site environment

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

Work setting

  • Staff accommodation provided
  • Various locations

Tasks

  • Instruct apprentices
  • 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
  • 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
  • Verify and repair emission control systems
  • Perform preventive maintenance
  • Operate heavy equipment

Transportation/travel information

  • Vehicle supplied by employer
  • Valid driver's licence
  • Transportation supplied to and from work

Work conditions and physical capabilities

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

Weight handling

Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Personal suitability

  • Accurate
  • Dependability
  • Flexibility
  • Judgement
  • Reliability
  • Team player

Experience

3 years to less than 5 years

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Health care plan
  • Paramedical services coverage
  • Vision care benefits

Long term benefits

  • Group insurance benefits
  • Other benefits

Other benefits

  • Free parking available
  • On-site housing options
  • Team building opportunities

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Interest Codes & Abilities
The Off Road 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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