Leduc County is looking for an experienced and highly motivated Heavy Duty Mechanic – Emergency Vehicle Technician to join our team. Reporting to the Deputy Fire Chief – Fleet & Logistics, this exciting opportunity repairs and maintains Fire Services equipment and vehicles. The Heavy Duty Mechanic is a key contributor to the achievement of the department’s operational deliverables.
The safety of our staff and citizens is our primary concern and we are dedicated to providing and maintaining a healthy work-life balance and environment for our employees.
Leduc County’s mission is to serve its citizens and create an enhanced quality of life through effective leadership, committed partnerships and open, transparent communication. Our vision is to be a leading member of the Edmonton Metropolitan Region, offering an economic advantage, sustainable agricultural network, environmental leadership and an unsurpassed quality of life.
You are a team and relationship builder who promotes a safe, collaborative and professional work environment. You are committed to continuous improvement, customer service, innovation and supporting Leduc County’s vision of growing a vibrant and spirited community.
If you are a heavy duty mechanic magician who is also certified in emergency vehicles, and if you excel working under pressure and with minimal supervision, and forward-thinking, problem-solving and quick adaptability to change is second nature to you, keep reading because we want to hear from you!
Key Responsibilities Include:
What you will do
Repairs all county fire services equipment and vehicles, including trucks and apparatus.
Completes work orders for repairs on vehicles and equipment.
Adheres to guidelines as set out in Leduc County’s policies and administrative directives.
Accountable for working in compliance with the Alberta Occupational Health and Safety Act, Regulation and Code and participation in the Health, Safety and Wellness Program.
Performs related duties as required.
What you need to succeed
A valid Alberta Heavy Duty Mechanic Journeyman Interprovincial Certificate or apprenticeship, Emergency Vehicle Technician (EVT) Certification, experience with heavy trucks and equipment, and Commercial Vehicle Inspection Program (CVIP’s) certification along with the ability to diagnose and repair fire equipment. A valid Class 3 with air brakes endorsement Alberta Driver’s license.
Nice to have
Welding, hydraulics, DC electrical, or electronics experience are all assets.
What’s in it for you
Our leadership team values your voice, input and is committed to your growth and success. We are committed to be our best and hire the best!
The opportunity offers a competitive hourly salary between $34.21 - $42.76, municipal pension plan, three-week vacation allocation and an employer-paid comprehensive benefits package. It is permanent full-time and is 40 hours per week scheduled Monday to Friday, with some extended hours to meet operational requirements. The County office is located at 101-1101 5 St. Nisku, AB.
How to apply
Applications must be submitted on our website at careers.leduc-county.com to be considered. This opportunity will remain open until a suitable candidate is found.
We thank all applicants however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Additional Job Information:
Posted Date: Apr 07, 2022
Closing Date: May 06, 2022