Our company is the leader in non-hazardous solid waste management in North America.
We are hiring a Heavy Duty Mechanic for our processing facility Penticton,BC
Must a have Red Seal Heavy Duty Mechanic License
$37.77 per hr
This job is located in Penticton, BC
Candidate must reside within 1 hour travel of Penticton, BC
Relocation assistance offered
We are looking for an innovative, creative and proactive individuals capable of creating and driving change.
Required Qualifications and Skills:
*Red Seal Journeyman License
5 years of verifiable Diesel Truck/Heavy Equipment experience with knowledge of air brakes
ASE certification or ability to obtain same Heavy Duty Truck Repair
Mack and International: 4 years
Hydraulics Repair: 3 years
Engine RE and RE: 4 years
Truck Maintenance: 4 years
Must have class 3 license or willing to obtain one
Requires ability to communicate orally and in writing in English in order to complete job functions.
Requires that all safety protocols be maintained while working on vehicles.
Knowledge of Hydraulics repair is required
Position requires that you have your own tools.
As business needs dictate must be able to work alternating shifts.
Responsibilities and Duties
Performs repairs and maintenance on heavy trucks, dozers, compactors, and other vehicles or heavy equipment to maximize safe and productive operations.
Typical repairs include but are not limited to, routine maintenance and repairing engines chassis and body components, hydraulic cylinders, brake systems, suspension systems, cooling systems, wheels and tires.
Road tests vehicles to troubleshoot problems and/or test repairs to ensure proper and safe completion.
Inspects equipment and/or trucks for condition, operations, parts and fluid levels, differentials, final drives, pump drives, and hubs.
Reads and interprets vehicle condition reports, and/or repair orders, communicates with supervisor and driver for clarification of problems. May discuss preventative techniques with drivers to minimize future repairs.
Makes emergency road calls to make repairs on trucks that break down while driving a collection route.
Uses a large array of hand and power tools.
Pushes or pulls large tool box.
Cleans parts and tools with chemical solvents.
Physical Demands and Work Environment:
Dexterity for handling small parts and tools in tight spaces.
Sufficient strength for handling larger parts and tools
Able to work utilizing safety glasses, steel-toed work shoes, uniform and hearing protection.
Able to climb steps and ladders.
Work performed indoors and outdoors in all weather conditions.
High school or equivalent.
What we offer:
This is a full time unionized role, with excellent salary and benefits
Hourly Rate $37.77 per hr
Relocation assistance offered
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, or national origin. Only successful candidates will be contacted.
Please apply today.
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