2ND OR 3RD YEAR HEAVY DUTY MECHANIC APPRENTICE

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Vortrax Construction

RANGE OF PAY

$28.00/hr – $33.00/hr (based on experience), overtime after 8 hours, 9.6% vacation pay

HEALTH & DENTAL

Extended health and dental benefits after probationary period. 50/50 contribution

SCHEDULE

10 days on / 4 days off – Monday through to the following Wednesday, every other Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday off

QUALICATIONS

  • Looking for a 2nd or 3rd year apprentice, but we are willing to consider proven experience for the right candidate
  • Either local to the Acadia Valley/Oyen area or willing to commute for a 10 on/4 off schedule.
  • Basic safety tickets required (First Aid, H2S Alive and Common Safety Orientation)
  • Minimum Class 5 driver’s license, preference will be given to those that hold a class 1.
  • Clean drivers abstract.
  • Vortrax has a Drug and Alcohol program; pre-employment screening is required along with continued testing requirements.

SKILLS & ABILITIES

  • Experience with heavy equipment repairs or at least the willingness to learn.
  • Preferable experience on heavy truck and trailers including cement mixer trucks as well as wiring will be considered a strong asset
  • Computer/laptop knowledge is required.
  • Must be self motivated and organized.
  • Mechanical ability and an interest in equipment and engines.
  • The ability to think logically and keep up with changes in technology.
  • Ability to work alone and in a team environment.
  • Must be able to work under the direction of the Shop Supervisor

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Perform field maintenance/services.
  • Keep equipment clean and maintained as per scheduled service intervals
  • Diagnose faults or malfunctions.
  • Adjust equipment and repair or replace defective parts, components, or systems.
  • Test repaired equipment for proper performance and ensure that the work done meets manufacturers’ specifications and legislated regulations.
  • Write service reports as per company policy.

HOW TO APPLY

Please ensure you send a copy of your resume, drivers abstract (dated within 30 days) and relevant safety tickets for review to vortraxsafety@netago.ca.

 

We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for the position; however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

To apply for this job please visit the following URL: http://vortraxsafety@netago.ca. →