Cando Rail & Terminals
The Mechanic will work independently and/or in a small team environment repairing and servicing Trucks & Trailers along with various types of construction and railway equipment. Duties will be performed at the shop in Brandon with some outdoor responsibilities. The position includes a tool and boot allowance as well as PPE is provided. The rate of pay ranges from $37.00 to $40.00 depending on experience.
Roles and Responsibilities Inspect, truck and trailer, diagnose issues, make recommendations as to course of action and repair/recondition as needed Maintain, repair, and overhaul truck and trailer and specialized railway equipment Test, diagnose, and repair hydraulic systems, electrical systems Promote and guide others to understand the daily requirements to effectively service and maintain equipment, complete Manitoba safety and repair equipment as needed. Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities Ability to organize and prioritize workload Understanding of hydraulic valve operation and ability to diagnose issues; ability to read hydraulic schematics an asset Ability to lift/push/pull a minimum of fifty (50) pounds, work in confined spaces and manoeuvre in/through/around equipment easily and safely Working knowledge of Cummins, Cat, Deere, and 2 & 4 cylinder Detroit engines Ability meet Workplace Safety & Health standards Hold and maintain a valid driver’s license, Forklift license, Manitoba Safety Inspection certificate Ability to take direction and work with moderate supervision Incumbents must provide and maintain their own hand tools Education & Experience Truck & Trailer Mechanic training and/or Journeyman certification preferred; consideration will be given to individuals in level 2 or MB Safety Inspection certification is an asset Note: This description is not intended to limit the assignment of work or be construed as a complete list of the many duties to be performed by the incumbent. The qualifications are provided so interested candidates understand of the level of expertise required in this position.