Wednesday , September 27 2023

Canada Post Current Opportunities – Vehicle Mechanic

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Job Description:

Under general supervision, performs systematic inspections, overhauls of component parts, performs preventive maintenance routines and other related duties on light or heavy vehicle to determine the cause of failure, analyses and recommends the course of repair required, verifies the adequacy of completed repair work and certifies vehicles as road worthy. Verifies work done by contractors and certifies that repairs that have been performed are safe, road worthy, reliable and within specifications recommended by the original equipment manufacturer (OEM), provincial legislation or Canada Post requirements.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Conducts other maintenance facility activities such as: parts ordering, receiving, stocking and shipping; taking calls and noting actions required.
  • Maintains hand tools and shop equipment to a safe and reliable standard.
  • Performs maintenance and repairs on light or heavy vehicles (as per certification).
  • Performs in shop or on road repairs on light or heavy vehicles as directed by the maintenance Supervisor/Mechanic Lead Hand within original equipment manufacturer (OEM) and/or Canada Post specifications.
  • Completes quality control inspections by examining and testing repaired vehicles (light or heavy) to ensure repairs have been satisfactorily completed, according to Provincial and Canada Post specifications and certifying road worthiness before releasing back to Operations.
  • Inspects light or heavy vehicles within Canada Post fleet and completes the necessary documentation accordingly within Canada Post and Government frequency of inspections (Municipal, Provincial, and Federal).
  • Replaces or overhauls defective parts with new components using mechanic hand tools, power tools and related automotive shop equipment.
  • Escalates any problems by completing the appropriate reports.
  • Adheres to all Health and Safety and Environment policies and procedures by keeping the work area clean and free of hazards in support of a safe and healthy work place.
  • Moves light or heavy vehicles and performs other related duties as required.
  • Provides input and support as required to front line operations on operating requirements, vehicles and driver habits.

Job Requirements:

  • Graduate of technical/apprenticeship program for Automotive Service Technician (light vehicles under 4,500kg) OR Truck and Coach Technician (heavy equipment / vehicles over 4,500kg) accrediting qualification in one of these classes of vehicles.
  • Appropriate license to operate heavy vehicles, if required in the province of employment.
  • Must be currently in the trade.
  • Secondary school diploma or equivalent (as per provincial requirements).
  • Valid provincial driver license, with driver abstract which meets current corporate requirements.
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a physically demanding environment.
  • Must hold appropriate valid certification for the maintenance and repair of light OR heavy vehicles recognized in the province of employment.

Job Details:

Company: Canada Post

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Mississauga, ON, CA

Application Deadline: N/A

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