Truck and Transport Technician


Truck and Transport Technician

Parts for Trucks, Inc.
Location: Ottawa, Ontario
Posted: May 23rd 2020
Deadline: July 22nd, 2020

Parts for Trucks, Inc. is Atlantic Canada’s leading distributor of heavy-duty truck and trailer parts, operating 18 sales outlets and 6 service centres located throughout the region.  We supply parts, truck-mounted equipment and repair service to customers across all areas of the trucking industry. 

We have openings in our Ottawa service shops for Truck & Transport Technicians.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Repair and maintain all makes of heavy-duty trucks, trailers, buses and petroleum tanks.
  • Spring and suspension work.
  • 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.
  • Licensed 310T Truck & Transport or Trailer Technician is preferred; 3rd and 4th-year registered apprentices will be considered
  • Experience with spring work would be beneficial or working as a foreperson
  • Good manual dexterity, the versatility of skills and capable of performing heavy lifting and heavy work
  • Valid Class 5 driver’s licence and clean driver’s abstract (Class 1 licence is an asset)
  • Safety training appropriate to the trade, along with the ability to learn and apply new processes and technology
Additional Information

We offer a competitive compensation package including a tool allowance, safety allowance, night shift premium after 3:00pm, group benefits and a retirement savings plan.

To express your interest in this opportunity, apply with a resume. We thank all applicants for their interest.  Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Contact Information
Dan Cormier, Service Manager
Parts for Trucks, Inc.
1621 Michael Street,
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

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