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Job Details

Tire Changer - Automotive Service

Employer

Horizon Garage

Date Posted

July 22, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $16.50 hourly
  • Work Hours 30 to 50 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Aug 21, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

Horizon Garage

Languages

English

Education

  • Registered Apprenticeship certificate
  • or equivalent experience

Work Site Environment

  • Dusty
  • Noisy
  • Odours

Tasks

  • Assist mechanics and perform other duties as directed
  • Change engine oil and lubricate running gears or moving parts of automobiles, trucks or heavy equipment
  • Repair and balance tires
  • Replace oil, air and fuel filters on motor vehicles, trucks and heavy equipment

Installation Specialization

Tires

Security and Safety

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

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Drive manual transmission vehicle
  • Own transportation
  • Own vehicle
  • Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Ability to distinguish between colours
  • Attention to detail
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Fast-paced environment
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Manual dexterity
  • Physically demanding
  • Standing for extended periods

Weight Handling

Up to 45 kg (100 lbs)

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Safety glasses/goggles
  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Tools

Personal Suitability

  • Flexibility
  • Judgement
  • Reliability
  • Team player

Experience

7 months to less than 1 year

Screening questions

  • Are you available for the advertised start date?
  • Are you currently a student?
  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
  • What is your current field of study?

Other benefits

  • Free parking available
  • On-site recreation and activities

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 Tire Changer - Automotive Service is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

Automotive Mechanical Installers and Servicers
METHODICAL

Interest in comparing to change engine oil and lubricate running gears and moving parts of automobiles, trucks and heavy equipment

OBJECTIVE

Interest in operating equipment to install replacement mufflers, exhaust pipes, shock absorbers and radiators; and in replacing oil, air and fuel filters on motor vehicles, trucks and heavy equipment

innovative

Interest in assisting mechanics to repair and balance tires and perform other duties

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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