Licensed Tractor Trailer Mechanic Required

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R.E.M. Transport Ltd, a member of the Jardine Transportation Group, is excited to announce that we have expanded our maintenance operations and have an immediate opening for a licensed mechanic that will diagnose, overhaul, adjust, and repair all series of motor truck and trailer equipment. This position demands a specialist in the field that will perform duties with little or no supervision and in a timely and efficient manner.

We Offer You:

Competitive salary

Affordable and partially paid health & dental benefit package

Free uniforms and laundry service

Vacation time, 11 paid holidays.

Comprehensive technical and professional training

Major Responsibilities::

Perform all levels of preventive maintenance services

Identify warrantable repairs and document on repair order

Maintain work area appearance and safety

Road test vehicles when necessary to diagnose malfunctions or to ensure that they are working properly.

Perform duties with little or no supervision and in a timely and efficient manner

Use hand tools such as screwdrivers, pliers, wrenches, pressure gauges, and precision instruments, as well as power tools such as pneumatic wrenches, welding equipment, and jacks and hoists.

Inspect brake systems, steering mechanisms, wheel bearings, and other important parts to ensure that they are in proper operating condition.

Perform routine maintenance such as changing oil, checking batteries, and lubricating equipment and machinery.

Adjust and replace brake, tighten bolts and screws, and reassemble equipment.

Inspect, test, and listen to defective equipment to diagnose malfunctions, using test instruments such as handheld computers, motor analyzers, chassis charts, and pressure gauges.

Examine and adjust protective guards, loose bolts, and specified safety devices.

Inspect and verify dimensions and clearances of parts to ensure conformance to factory specifications.

Specialize in repairing and troubleshooting of major components such as engine, transmissions and differentials, to include replacing complete assemblies, turbochargers, fuel system components etc.

Other projects and tasks as assigned by supervisor

Qualifications:

5 years practical experience with tractor trailer maintenance required

Must possess respective Provincial License in good standing.

Experience using welding equipment in a tractor trailer maintenance environment

Basic computer skills required

Ability to work in non-climate controlled conditions required

Specialized training and experience in the diagnosis/troubleshooting of major components (engines, transmissions, differentials),

Regular, predictable, full attendance is an essential function of the job

Physical Requirements:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. 1. The employee must regularly lift and /or move up to 12kg, frequently lift and/or move up to 23kg and occasionally lift and/or move up to 45kg. 2. Specific vision abilities required by this job include Close vision, Distance vision, Peripheral vision, Depth perception and Ability to adjust focus. 3. While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; sit and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel and reach with hands and arms.

To Apply:

Candidates may submit their resumes to Jamie White in either of the methods listed below;

Email – Safety@rem.nb.ca Fax – 506-466-6388 Mail – P.O. Box 481, St. Stephen, NB. E3L 3A6

Only candidates chosen for interviews will be contacted.