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Job Details

Helper, Mechanic Posted on Mar 13, 2018 by Polar Mobility Research Ltd.

  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $17.00 to $20.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 to 50 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 2 Vacancies
  • Closing Date Apr 12, 2018
Job Requirements


Polar Mobility Research Ltd.




Secondary (high) school graduation certificate or equivalent experience


Will train

Area of Specialization

  • Motor vehicles
  • Heating and air conditioning
  • Heavy equipment

Weight Handling

Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Specific Skills

  • Perform miscellaneous labouring activities to help tradespersons, apprentices and other workers as directed
  • Move tools, equipment and other materials
  • Clean machines and immediate work areas

Security and Safety

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

Own Tools/Equipment

Steel-toed safety boots

Work Site Environment

  • Confined spaces
  • Outdoors
  • Noisy
  • Odours
  • Dusty
  • Cold/refrigerated

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Driver's abstract
  • Own transportation
  • Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Work under pressure
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Manual dexterity
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling

Work Location Information

  • In shop
  • Urban area
  • Various locations

Personal Suitability

  • Initiative
  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Dependability
  • Reliability

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

Apr 12, 2018

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 Helper, Mechanic is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Other Trades Helpers and Labourers

Interest in operating tools and equipment to assist skilled tradespersons with mechanical, electrical and body repairs of aircraft, railway cars, automobiles, heavy equipment and motorcycles


Interest in comparing information to mix fertilizers, herbicides and pesticides and to load mixtures into airplanes for aerial spraying; in assisting to splice overhead and underground communications and electric-power transmission cables


Interest in assisting skilled tradespersons to repair electrical appliances, small engines and other similar equipment; and to repair, maintain and install industrial machinery and equipment, refrigeration, heating and air-conditioning equipment, elevators, and stationary electric-power generating and distribution equipment

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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