Heavy Duty Mechanic

  • 10 months ago

What Parks Canada Agency is Hiring for:

Duties

Provides skilled mechanical maintenance, repair and modification of heavy and light vehicles and equipment in a Parks Canada Agency field unit or service center.

Work environment

Mechanics for the Highway Operations Unit are an integral part to our daily operations. Individuals will service, inspect and repair various pieces of equipment within the fleet; the vast majority of these being heavy duty equipment. We offer an engaging work environment which allows you to work with other like-minded people. This position offers the possibility of working a compressed work schedule (four days on and three days off). Work and play in some of Canada’s most beautiful places. Start your Parks Canada career here!

Education
Heavy Equipment Certified Journeyman, Automotive Red Seal with heavy duty equipment experience or Individuals currently enrolled in a third year or above provincial Heavy Duty Equipment Journey Technician Apprenticeship.

Possession of a valid class 1, 3 or 5 driver’s license or equivalent.
*Class 1 or 3 will be given preference*

Experience
• Experience in the maintenance and repair of heavy duty trucks and equipment
• Experience in the repair of diesel and gas powered engines

Knowledge
• Knowledge of internal combustion engines, transmissions, suspensions, electrical, steering, braking, and drive systems
• Knowledge of how to inspect, repair and test equipment, machinery and fleet
• Knowledge of preventative maintenance principles, procedures, and regulations
• Knowledge of troubleshooting and diagnostic techniques
• Knowledge of health and safety policies and procedures

Abilities
• Ability to read mechanical drawings
• Ability to diagnose equipment faults using laptop or supplied services manuals and plan/perform appropriate corrective actions
• Ability to communicate effectively
• Ability to manage conflicting priorities; to multitask and work under pressure

Personal Suitability
• Exercises sound judgment
• Takes responsibility
• Demonstrates integrity
• Makes things happen

For more information and to apply, please go to: https://emploisfp-psjobs.cfp-psc.gc.ca/psrs-srfp/applicant/pag e1800?poster=1387555

Location / region:

This Full-time listing from Parks Canada Agency is available in Calgary.

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