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Automotive Service Technician - Transmission Posted on Nov 06, 2017 by Westgate Chevrolet

  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $30.00 to $40.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 45 to 100 hours bi-weekly
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1 Vacancy
  • Closing Date Dec 31, 2017
Job Requirements

Employer

Westgate Chevrolet

Languages

English

Education

Registered Apprenticeship certificate or equivalent experience

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.)

  • Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) Certificate
  • Automotive Service Technician Red Seal Certificate
  • Automotive Service Technician Trade Certification
  • Automotive Service Technician (Transmission) Trade Certification

Experience

3 years to less than 5 years

Additional Skills

  • Coach and instruct apprentices
  • Estimate parts and labour costs
  • Provide customer service

Area of Specialization

  • 4-wheel drive
  • Standard transmission
  • Diagnostics
  • Automatic transmission
  • Drive train components

Security and Safety

  • Driving record check (abstract)
  • Criminal record check

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Tools
  • Steel-toed safety boots

Transportation/Travel Information

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

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Standing for extended periods

Work Location Information

In shop

Automotive Service Technician Specific Skills

  • Adjust, repair or replace parts and components of automotive systems
  • Perform scheduled maintenance service
  • Test and adjust repaired systems to manufacturer's specifications
  • Review work orders and discuss work with supervisor
  • Inspect motor in operation, road test motor vehicles and test automotive systems and components

Personal Suitability

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

Truck and Transport and Truck-Trailer Mechanic Specific Skills

  • Perform scheduled maintenance service
  • Test and adjust repaired systems to manufacturer's specifications

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.

By Mail

10145-178 Street NW
Edmonton, Alberta T5S1E4

In Person

10145-178 Street NW
Edmonton, Alberta T5S1E4

Advertised Until

Dec 31, 2017

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.

NOC & Interest Codes
The Automotive Service Technician - Transmission is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Automotive Service Technicians
NOC code: 7321.1
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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