Heavy Duty Equipment Mechanic

Posted on Jun 29

Sq Truck & Trailer Services Ltd

Edmonton, AB

Screening questions

Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?; Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?; Are you willing to relocate for this position?; What is the highest level of study you have completed?; Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?; Are you available for shift or on-call work?; Are you available for the advertised start date?

Personal Suitability

Flexibility; Accurate; Team player; Excellent oral communication; Dependability; Reliability

Mechanical Maintenance and Repair Specialization

Wheel-mounted vehicle suspension and steering; Power take-offs; Mechanical transmissions; Highway vehicle tires and wheels; Drive trains and final drives; Differentials; Brake system

Work Location Information In shop

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

Physically demanding; Manual dexterity; Attention to detail; Hand-eye co-ordination; Standing for extended periods; Bending, crouching, kneeling

Transportation/Travel Information Own transportation; Valid driver's licence

Work Site Environment Noisy; Dusty; Hot; Non-smoking

Own Tools/Equipment Tools; Steel-toed safety boots

Security and Safety

Bondable; Driver's validity licence check; Driving record check (abstract); Medical exam; Drug test; Criminal record check; Basic security clearance

Weight Handling Up to 23 kg (50 lbs); Up to 45 kg (100 lbs)

Additional Skills

Welding experience; Perform repair work on heavy trucks

Diesel Engine Repair Specialization

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

Specific Skills

Adjust equipment and repair or replace defective parts; Clean, lubricate and perform other maintenance work; 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

Experience 2 years to less than 3 years

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

4th Period Apprentice; 2nd Period Apprentice; 3rd Period Apprentice; Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) Certificate; Driver's License (Class 3 or D); Truck and Coach Service Licence (310T); Commercial Vehicle Inspection Certificate; Air Brake (Z) Endorsement


Registered Apprenticeship certificateor equivalent experience

Languages English

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