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Job Details

Transport Truck Trailer Mechanic

Posted on Sep 15, 2020 by Amun Mechanical Inc.

  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $34.00 to $40.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Oct 15, 2020
Job Requirements

Employer

Amun Mechanical Inc.

Languages

English

Education

Other trades certificate or diploma

Mechanical Repairer Specific Skills

  • Test and adjust units to specifications
  • Complete reports to record problems and work performed
  • Inspect and test mechanical units to locate faults and malfunctions
  • Diagnose faults and malfunctions and confirm findings with supervisor to determine whether to repair or replace unit
  • Repair or replace mechanical units or components

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

  • Commercial Vehicle Inspection Certificate
  • Truck-Trailer Repairer Red Seal Endorsement
  • Truck and Transport Mechanic Trade Certification
  • Truck-Trailer Repairer Trade Certification

Diesel Engine Repair Specialization

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

Equipment and Machinery Experience

  • Pumps
  • Industrial lift trucks and fork-lifts
  • Electric generators

Experience

3 years to less than 5 years

Additional Skills

Perform repair work on heavy trucks

Area of Specialization

  • Standard transmission
  • Front end components
  • Engine repair
  • Engine repair and overhaul
  • Diagnostics
  • Diesel engines
  • Automatic transmission
  • Alignment, steering and suspension
  • Drive train components
  • Truck-trailer repair
  • Ignition and electrical system
  • Fuel and emission system
  • Heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) system
  • Brake system
  • Electrical and electronic system
  • Hydraulic system

Types of Systems

  • Compressors
  • Air conditioning system

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

Powered Equipment Repair Specialization

Hydraulic-operated working attachments

Security and Safety

Driving record check (abstract)

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Tools
  • Steel-toed safety boots

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

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

Work Location Information

In shop

Mechanical Maintenance and Repair Specialization

  • Wheel-mounted vehicle suspension and steering
  • Tracked vehicle suspensions and steering
  • Power take-offs
  • Mechanical transmissions
  • Hydraulic transmissions
  • Highway vehicle tires and wheels
  • Drive trains and final drives
  • Differentials

Personal Suitability

  • Flexibility
  • Accurate
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Client focus
  • Dependability
  • Judgement
  • Reliability

Truck and Transport and Truck-Trailer Mechanic Specific Skills

  • Adjust, repair or replace parts and components of commercial transport truck systems
  • Adjust, repair or replace parts and components of truck-trailer systems

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 15, 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 Transport Truck Trailer Mechanic is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Automotive Service Technicians
OBJECTIVE

Interest in precision working to test and adjust repaired systems to manufacturers' performance specifications

INNOVATIVE

Interest in speaking with supervisors to discuss work and review work orders; and in repairing and replacing parts and components of automotive systems

METHODICAL

Interest in analyzing information to perform scheduled maintenance services such as oil changes, lubrication and tune-ups

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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Transport Truck and Trailer Mechanics
OBJECTIVE

Interest in precision working to test and adjust repaired systems to manufacturers' performance specifications

INNOVATIVE

Interest in analyzing information to diagnose faults and malfunctions and to inspect and test mechanical units

METHODICAL

Interest in speaking with supervisors to confirm findings on faults and malfunctions to determine whether to repair or replace units

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.

Learn More

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