O’Hanlon Paving is looking for an enthusiastic and experienced Apprentice Heavy Duty Mechanic to work year around in a full-time capacity based in Acheson, AB.
Perform maintenance and repair of heavy trucks, trailers, sweepers and hydraulic systems
Perform preventative and predictive maintenance, mainly on street sweepers during the sweeping season
Diagnose cause of any malfunction and perform repairs to manufacturer's specifications
Maintain a clean and tidy personal work area and assist with general cleaning duties in a workshop environment
Maintain a daily record of all work tasks and materials
Support and encourage continuous improvement in work practices
Inspect, repair and adjust gasoline and diesel powered units
Keep tools, equipment and work area clean, organized and in good working condition.
Must ensure a solid understanding of, and comply with the principles of the company’s Code of Ethics.
Other mechanic and shop duties as required.
Completion of grade 12 (not including a general equivalent diploma)
Registered 2nd or 3rd year Apprentice Heavy Duty Mechanic in Alberta (or equivalent)
Possession of a CVI license will be an asset
Knowledge and some experience with diagnostic and repair of heavy equipment, commercial trucks and trailers of many makes and models;
Knowledge and experience in repair and maintenance of street sweepers and hydraulic systems will be highly desired;
Must possess a valid class 5 driver’s license (with Air brake, Class 3 preferred) with or above with a clean drivers abstract;
Ability to work in a shift schedule (day time);
Ability to work continuously for prolonged periods of time under pressure;
Must be physically able to repetitively lift and carry at least 50 LBS on a regular basis;
High attention to detail, strong communication skills and ability to follow directions;
Ability to work collaboratively in a team and independently with minimal supervision;
Willingness and ability to work extended hours and weekends if required; and
Valid safety certifications.
Additional Information :
The position is eligible for paid overtime
Training will be provided for various activities
We offer competitive wages and a great comprehensive benefits package
We are an equal opportunity employer. We thank all those that apply; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.