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Important: We can't guarantee the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of this opportunity because it comes from an external website.

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About this opportunity

Salary

$32.00 to $42.00 hourly (to be negotiated)

Location

Kamloops, BC

Education, Skills and Experience

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

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

  • Motor Vehicle Repairer (Service Station Mechanic) Trade Certification

  • Automotive Service Technician Trade Certification

  • Automotive Service Technician (Fuel and Electrical Systems) Trade Certification

Additional Skills

  • Coach and instruct apprentices

  • Estimate parts and labour costs

  • Provide customer service

Area of Specialization

  • 4-wheel drive

  • Standard transmission

  • Front end components

  • Engine repair

  • Engine repair and overhaul

  • Diagnostics

  • Diesel engines

  • Automatic transmission

  • Alignment, steering and suspension

  • Drive train components

  • Ignition and electrical system

  • Fuel and emission system

  • Heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) system

  • Brake system

  • Electrical and electronic system

  • Hydraulic system

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment

  • Manual dexterity

  • Attention to detail

  • Hand-eye co-ordination

  • Standing for extended periods

  • Overtime required

Work Location Information

  • In shop

Automotive Service Technician Specific Skills

  • Advise customers on work performed and future repair requirements

  • 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

  • Client focus

  • 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

Application close date

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