Alignment Truck & Transport Technician

Dartmouth, Nova Scotia

OVERVIEW

Parts for Trucks is a leading distributor of heavy-duty truck and trailer parts, operating across Atlantic Canada and in Ontario.  We supply parts, truck-mounted equipment and repair service to customers across all areas of the trucking industry.  We have an opening at our Dartmouth service shop for an Alignment Truck & Transport Technician.

Responsibilities

  • Alignment of heavy-duty trucks and trailers
  • Repair and maintain all makes of heavy-duty trucks, trailers, buses.
  • Perform vehicle inspections, test and diagnose mechanical problems. Adjust or replace parts on mechanical, electronic and electrical systems and components, including brakes, steering and lighting.
  • Interact with shop Foremen to report on the status of assigned jobs, confirm findings and determine repair or replacement of parts. Complete work orders to describe work performed.
  • Follow safety procedures, maintain a clean work area, and care for shop tools and equipment.

Qualifications

  • Licensed Truck & Transport or Trailer Technician preferred, or 3rd / 4th year apprentice.
  • Licensed Automotive Technician interested in training on heavy duty trucks will be considered.
  • Experience with spring work would be beneficial or working as a foreperson.
  • Good manual dexterity, versatility of skills, and capable of performing heavy lifting and heavy work.
  • Valid Class 5 driver’s license and clean driver’s abstract (Class 1 license an asset).
  • Safety training appropriate to the trade, along with the ability to learn and apply new processes and technology.

What We Offer

Competitive
Compensation
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TOOL
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SAFETY
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NIGHT SHIFT
PREMIUM 

COMPANY
EVENTS

EDUCATION
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We thank all applicants for their interest.  Only those selected for interview will be contacted.  Parts for Trucks is an equal opportunity employer. We value a diverse and inclusive workplace and are committed to equitable hiring practices.

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Cameron Maynard
52 Wright Avenue
Dartmouth, NS
902-468-6133
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