Truck and Transport Service Technician

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Rocky Mountain Equipment

JOB TITLE: Truck & Transport Service Technician

POSITION TYPE: Permanent – Full Time

BRANCH: Oyen AB,

REPORTING TO: Service Sales Manager

The Canadian agriculture industry is growing, and you could be part of the momentum with Rocky Mountain Equipment (RME). The largest independent dealer of Case IH and Case Construction equipment in Canada, RME consists of 37 construction, agricultural and heavy duty equipment branches across Alberta, Saskatchewan and Manitoba. Our commitment of doing Right by You empowers us to provide a consistent, reliable and safe experience to all our customers and build long-lasting relationships with the greater community.

As a Truck & Transport Service Technician, your opportunity for growth and advancement is made more accessible with various options for training, tuition reimbursement and tool allowances. Gain experience and understanding to go further and get your journey person papers and expand your potential. As part of the Service team, you will be an integral part of ensuring parts and machinery are properly functioning—an essential detail in keeping the business running.

Job Duties and Responsibilities Include:

Maintenance and repair of vehicles and equipment include:

  • Internal combustion engines and components, both stationary and mobile
  • On-highway vehicles, trucks and buses, and towed on-highway and off-highway vehicles, commonly called trailers
  • Interpret work orders and technical manuals
  • Keep equipment cleaned, lubricated, and maintained, 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, and complete service reports
  • Adjust, repair, or replace parts and components of truck-trailer systems including structural, brake and electrical systems
  • Diagnose faults or malfunctions and confirm findings with supervisor or management to determine whether to repair or replace unit
  • Preventive maintenance on commercial trailers
  • Use various hand tools and machinery to repair problems trailers, welding on trailers
  • Perform scheduled maintenance service, such as oil changes, lubrications and tune ups
  • Maintain good working records for time, parts, supplies and outside purchases in repairs
  • Maintain and care for shop tools, equipment, and vehicles
  • Additional duties as assigned by the Service Sales Manager, Branch AfterMarket Manager and/or Shop Foreman
  • Experience working with different engines and motors, brakes and hydraulics specifications
  • Follow all Health and Safety practices as mandated by RME 

Job Requirements and Qualifications Include:

  • Ability to work under minimal supervision
  • Must be fluent in the English language
  • Possess problem solving skills
  • 2+ years of experience in similar role is an asset
  • Completion of a formal Heavy Equipment Technician or Truck and Transport Service Technician apprenticeship program preferred
  • Communicate with others professionally
  • Order all parts and materials required to perform assigned repairs
  • Maintain work area in a clean and safe condition
  • Maintain high levels of customer satisfaction
  • Inspection Mechanic Certificate is an asset.
  • Understanding of Shop protocols
  • Understanding of health and safety best practices

We offer an exceptional compensation structure with benefits including health, disability and dental coverage, incremental wage increases per company policies, relocation expenses, work boot allowance, tool allowance, and personal days.

Please note: Signing Bonuses are based on experience and education. Apply today for more details!

 We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only candidates selected for an interview will be notified.