Heavy Equipment Field Mechanic Posted on Nov 30, 2017 by Western Materials Handling & Equipment Ltd.
Location Grande Prairie, AB
Earnings $38.00 to $42.00 hourly
Work Hours 35 to 40 hours per week
Position Permanent Full Time
Vacancies 1 Vacancy
Closing Date Dec 14, 2017
Western Materials Handling & Equipment Ltd.
Registered Apprenticeship certificate
Experience an asset
- Keep maintenance reports and documentation
- Order parts and maintain inventory
Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)
- Adjust equipment and repair or replace defective parts
- Clean, lubricate and perform other maintenance work
- Service attachments and working tools
- 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
Industrial lift trucks and fork-lifts
Security and Safety
- Driver's validity licence check
- Driving record check (abstract)
- Steel-toed safety boots
Work Site Environment
- Own transportation
- Valid driver's licence
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
- Physically demanding
- Manual dexterity
- Attention to detail
- Hand-eye co-ordination
- Bending, crouching, kneeling
Work Location Information
- On-site customer service
- In shop
Mechanical Maintenance and Repair Specialization
- Off-road vehicle tires and wheels
- Drive trains and final drives
- Team player
- Client focus
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.
Dec 14, 2017
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Interest in precision working with hand and power tools to adjust equipment and repair and replace defective parts, components and systems
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
Interest in analyzing to diagnose faults and malfunctions, using computerized and other testing equipment, to determine extent of repair required
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