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HEAVY EQUIPMENT TECHNICIAN; HET; FREIGHTLINER

HEAVY EQUIPMENT TECHNICIAN; HET; FREIGHTLINER

                              

SUMMARY

THIS POSITION IS A ROTATIONAL POSITION DURING OUR COMPANY HOURS – MONDAY TO FRIDAY 7AM – MIDNIGHT AND SATURDAYS FROM 7AM – 4PM.

 

Under the supervision of the Shop Foreman and Service Manager, this position will be required to perform diagnoses and repairs in all areas of on-highway vehicles (including both towed and self-propelled). Maintenance & Repair of Vehicles & Equipment May Include: Internal combustion engines and components, both stationary and mobile; On-highway vehicles, commonly called trucks and buses; Towed on-highway and off-highway vehicles.

 

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

You will be required to perform some or all of the following duties:

  • Inspection, maintenance, troubleshooting, overhaul and repair of various components of a variety of heavy duty trucks equipped with diesel engines and automatic or manual transmissions.
  • Requisition parts, materials and equipment as needed
  • Complete detailed, clear and concise work orders
  • Maintain order, cleanliness, work output and safe working conditions in own work area
  • Comply with Company Health & Safety Program, Occupational Health & Safety Legislation and any other municipal, provincial or federal legislation as it applies to this dealership.
  • Communicates with service advisor immediately if additional work is needed, if work outlined is not needed, or if repairs cannot be completed within the promised time
  • Communicates with parts department efficiently to obtain needed parts. 
  • Road test vehicles when required or refer to the designated test technician. 
  • Supervises work of any apprentice technicians.
  • Actively participate in the company’s Elite Support continuous improvement program
  • Keeps shop area neat, clean and safe. Reports and safety concerns to the Supervisor Immediately.

 

QUALIFICATIONS

·         Journeyman Heavy Truck Technician Certificate or working towards it is a must

·         Minimum 3rd year HET is a must

·         Must have own tools

·         Preference will be given to applicants with valid Class 3 license

·         Ability to understand and effectively use computer equipment including computers for diagnostics

·         Must be able to work in a high pressure environment safely

·         Must be able to present yourself in a positive, professional manner to colleagues and customers

·         Able to communicate in clear English with the ability to read, analyze and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, government regulations and company policy/procedures

·         Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from co-workers, managers, customers and the general public

·         Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts and draw conclusions

 

BENEFITS:

Why work for New West Truck Centres? Here’s why:

  • Our company is one of the busiest Heavy Truck Dealerships in Alberta and our growth potential is out of this world. We believe in growing our staff and developing them into specialty coordinators, supervisors, and managers.
  • Do you want to work for a positive team all with the same thing in mind – taking care of their customer?
  • Do you want to work for a company that encourages entrepreneurial spirit?
  • Do you want to make a difference at one of the most progressive and forward-thinking companies in Alberta?
    • If all this wasn’t enough, we also include a benefit package consisting of:
      • Life and Accidental Death and Dismemberment Insurance
      • Short Term Disability
      • Long Term Disability
      • Health
      • Dental
      • Paid training
      • Longevity Recognition

 

We want to thank everyone for applying, however only applicants that possess the required knowledge will be considered for the position.

Job Type
Full Time
Experience
3-5 years
Education
Vocational
Location
New West Truck Calgary
5925 - 79th Avenue SE
Calgary, AB T2C 5K3
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Sales Hours

Monday 8:00AM - 5:00PM
Tuesday 8:00AM - 5:00PM
Wednesday 8:00AM - 5:00PM
Thursday 8:00AM - 5:00PM
Friday 8:00AM - 5:00PM
Saturday By Appointment Only
Sunday Closed
Service (403) 569-4835 Hours

Service Hours

Monday 7:00AM - 12:00AM
Tuesday 7:00AM - 12:00AM
Wednesday 7:00AM - 12:00AM
Thursday 7:00AM - 12:00AM
Friday 7:00AM - 12:00AM
Saturday 7:00AM - 3:30PM
Sunday Closed
Parts (403) 569-4825 Hours

Parts Hours

Monday 7:00AM - 12:00AM
Tuesday 7:00AM - 12:00AM
Wednesday 7:00AM - 12:00AM
Thursday 7:00AM - 12:00AM
Friday 7:00AM - 12:00AM
Saturday 7:00AM - 3:30PM
Sunday Closed

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Sales (403) 327-7611 Hours

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Monday 8:00AM - 5:00PM
Tuesday 8:00AM - 5:00PM
Wednesday 8:00AM - 5:00PM
Thursday 8:00AM - 5:00PM
Friday 8:00AM - 5:00PM
Saturday By Appointment Only
Sunday Closed
Service (403) 327-7611 Hours

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Monday 7:00AM - 9:00PM
Tuesday 7:00AM - 9:00PM
Wednesday 7:00AM - 9:00PM
Thursday 7:00AM - 9:00PM
Friday 7:00AM - 9:00PM
Saturday 8:00AM - 4:30PM
Sunday Closed
Parts (403) 327-7611 Hours

Parts Hours

Monday 7:00AM - 9:00PM
Tuesday 7:00AM - 9:00PM
Wednesday 7:00AM - 9:00PM
Thursday 7:00AM - 9:00PM
Friday 7:00AM - 9:00PM
Saturday 8:00AM - 4:30PM
Sunday Closed

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Sales (403) 526-0144 Hours

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Tuesday By Appointment Only
Wednesday By Appointment Only
Thursday By Appointment Only
Friday By Appointment Only
Saturday By Appointment Only
Sunday Closed
Service (403) 526-1921 Hours

Service Hours

Monday 8:00AM - 5:00PM
Tuesday 8:00AM - 5:00PM
Wednesday 8:00AM - 5:00PM
Thursday 8:00AM - 5:00PM
Friday 8:00AM - 5:00PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
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Parts Hours

Monday 8:00AM - 5:00PM
Tuesday 8:00AM - 5:00PM
Wednesday 8:00AM - 5:00PM
Thursday 8:00AM - 5:00PM
Friday 8:00AM - 5:00PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed