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Truck Trailer Mechanic Posted on Jan 19, 2018 by OK Tire & Auto Service

  • Location Grande Prairie, AB
  • Earnings $38.00 to $46.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 to 47 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1 Vacancy
  • Closing Date Feb 18, 2018
Job Requirements

Employer

OK Tire & Auto Service

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.)

  • Driver's License (Class 3 or D)
  • Automotive Service Technician Red Seal Certificate
  • Truck and Transport Mechanic Red Seal Endorsement
  • Truck-Trailer Repairer Red Seal Endorsement

Experience

2 years to less than 3 years

Additional Skills

Coach and instruct apprentices

Area of Specialization

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

Security and Safety

Driving record check (abstract)

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Tools
  • Steel-toed safety boots

Work Site Environment

Dusty

Transportation/Travel Information

Valid driver's licence

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

  • Advise customers on work performed and future repair requirements
  • 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
  • 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.

By e-mail:

hr@oktiregp.ca

By Mail

8525 109 Street
Grande Prairie, Alberta T8V8H7

Advertised Until

Feb 18, 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 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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