automotive mechanic

Air North, Yukon's Airline - Whitehorse, YT (30+ days ago)

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Salary$$30 to $40HOUR hourly for 40 hours per week
Terms of employment Permanent
Full time
Day, Evening, Night, Weekend, Shift, Overtime, On Call, Flexible Hours, Early Morning, Morning
Start date As soon as possible
Benefits: Medical Benefits, Dental Benefits, Group Insurance Benefits, Life Insurance Benefits, RRSP Benefits, Other Benefits
Vacancies 1 Vacancy
Job no. 1261835
Source Job Bank
Job requirements
Languages
English

Education
Other trades certificate or diploma

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)
Air Brake (Z) Endorsement; Automotive Service Technician Red Seal Certificate

Experience
1 to less than 7 months

Mechanical Repairer Specific Skills
Test and adjust units to specifications; Complete reports to record problems and work performed; Inspect and test mechanical units to locate faults and malfunctions; Diagnose faults and malfunctions and confirm findings with supervisor to determine whether to repair or replace unit; Repair or replace mechanical units or components
Additional Skills
Estimate parts and labour costs
Area of Specialization
4-wheel drive; Welding; Standard transmission; Plastics repair; Front end components; Engine repair; Engine repair and overhaul; Diagnostics; Diesel engines; Auto body repair; Automatic transmission; Alignment, steering and suspension; Drive train components; Truck-trailer repair; Ignition and electrical system; Fuel and emission system; Heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) system; Brake system; Electrical and electronic system; Hydraulic system
Security and Safety
Driving record check (abstract); Criminal record check
Work Site Environment
Dusty
Transportation/Travel Information
Own transportation; Valid driver's licence; Drive manual transmission vehicle
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Fast-paced environment; Attention to detail; Hand-eye co-ordination; Standing for extended periods
Work Location Information
In shop; Relocation costs not covered by employer
Automotive Service Technician Specific Skills
Adjust, repair or replace parts and components of automotive systems; Perform scheduled maintenance service; Test and adjust repaired systems to manufacturer's specifications; Review work orders and discuss work with supervisor; Inspect motor in operation, road test motor vehicles and test automotive systems and components
Personal Suitability
Flexibility; Accurate; Team player; Excellent oral communication; Excellent written communication; Dependability; Judgement; Reliability
Truck and Transport and Truck-Trailer Mechanic Specific Skills
Perform scheduled maintenance service; Test and adjust repaired systems to manufacturer's specifications; Adjust, repair or replace parts and components of commercial transport truck systems; Adjust, repair or replace parts and components of truck-trailer systems