Diesel Mechanic - Connexion Truck Centre Ltd

Date Posted: Oct 06, 2022

Job Detail


Overview

Languages

English

Education

  • Registered Apprenticeship certificate

Experience

2 years to less than 3 years

Work site environment

  • Non-smoking
  • Dusty
  • Noisy

Work setting

  • In shop

Responsibilities

Tasks

  • 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
  • Adjust equipment and repair or replace defective parts
  • Welding experience
  • Test repaired equipment for proper performance and to ensure that work meets manufacturers specifications
  • Clean lubricate and perform other maintenance work
  • Perform repair work on heavy trucks
  • Service attachments and working tools
  • Verify and repair emission control systems

Credentials

Certificates licences memberships and courses 

  • Drivers License (Class 3 or D)
  • Air Brake (Z) Endorsement
  • Automotive Service Licence (310S)
  • Truck and Coach Service Licence (310T)
  • Commercial Vehicle Inspection Certificate
  • Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) Certificate

Experience and specialization

Diesel engine repair specialization

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

Powered equipment repair specialization

  • Compressors

Mechanical maintenance and repair specialization

  • Mechanical transmissions
  • Drive trains and final drives
  • Power take-offs
  • Wheel-mounted vehicle suspension and steering
  • Differentials
  • Brake system

Additional information

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Bending crouching kneeling
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Standing for extended periods

Weight handling

  • More than 45 kg (100 lbs)

Own tools/equipment

  • Tools
  • Steel-toed safety boots

Personal suitability

  • Accurate
  • Dependability
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Judgement
  • Reliability
  • Team player

Benefits

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Health care plan
  • Vision care benefits

Long term benefits

  • Group insurance benefits
  • Life insurance
  • Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP)