Job Title: Truck Mechanic


Job Meta

Employer: Wgci

NOC / Eligible Industry: 7321

Start Date: As Soon As Possible

Salary: $30-$35 per hour

Job Type: Full-Time, Permanent

Ref#: TRM003

Number of Requirements: 10

Hours Per Week: 40-45

Location: Barrie, ON

Job Description

Responsibilities

  • Performs repairs and maintenance on heavy trucks 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

Qualities

  • Dexterity for handling small parts and tools in tight spaces.
  • Sufficient strength for handling larger parts and tools.
  • Pushing, pulling, reaching above/at/below shoulder, standing stooping, crouching, bending, walking, crawling, kneeling, carrying lifting objects.
  • Visually inspects equipment and parts; adequate hearing.
  • 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.
  • Subjected to loud noises, vibrations, hardworking surfaces, lubricants and chemicals, fumes, dirt and inherent hazards of mechanic work.

Education

  • English, Bilingual an asset
  • 310T LICENCE (MANDATORY)
  • 2 years of verifiable Diesel Truck/Heavy Equipment experience
  • Solid knowledge of air brakes and Hydraulics repair
  • Computer diagnostic experience would be an asset.
  • Availability to do shift work as per business needs
  • Position requires that you have your own tools.
  • Electrical, Brakes, Diagnostic work on Mack, ABS, Allison, Heil
  • A and B Services

How To Apply

  • Previous applicants need not apply again;
  • Application submissions require you to register on-site;
  • Resumes' MUST be in English;
  • Include your current residence (address), phone number and your email address in your resume;
  • Acceptable cv/resume file formats include Adobe Acrobat .pdf, Microsoft Word .doc or .docx;
  • Please prepare your resume to the following format, example: jobtitle-firstname-lastname-ref#.fileformat
    So, based on the above acceptable file formats, this specific job resume title would look like one of the following:
    Truck Mechanic-John-Smith-TRM003.pdf
    Truck Mechanic-John-Smith-TRM003.doc
    Truck Mechanic-John-Smith-TRM003.docx
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