Responsible for the maintenance and repair of all County equipment, including, but not limited to the following; fire apparatus, fleet vehicles, medium and heavy duty trucks, medium and heavy duty trailers, off road equipment, lawn equipment and small tools.
This position is responsible for the development and mentoring of apprentices and to ensure continued personal growth is maintained by all staff within the department.
Key Responsibilities Include:
Maintain and repair all County owned vehicles and equipment at all locations
Complete safety and mechanical inspections on all equipment
Capable of ordering and receiving parts for repair purposes.
Responsible for the development and mentoring of apprentices
Perform Commercial Vehicle Inspections (CVIP)
Maintain clean and orderly service truck, shop facilities and help to maintain small tools and supplies
Ensure that all chemicals located on County Centre site are kept in accordance with provincial regulations and are clearly labelled and properly stored
Operate vehicles, tractors, skid steer trucks, graders and various types of equipment as required
Follow all Lac La Biche County safety protocols and procedures
Perform all assigned tasks with efficiency and good workmanship
Able to respond and assist in Wild land firefighting
All other duties as assigned by the Manager of Equipment Services
Qualified Journeyman Automotive Mechanic
Qualified Journeyman Heavy Duty Mechanic would be an assett
Grade 12 education or equivalent preferred
Valid class 5 driver’s license
Must be bondable and able to perform CVIP (commercial vehicle inspection program)
Experience maintaining and repairing a wide range of automotive, and heavy duty equipment
Experience operating a variety of different types of electronic diagnostic equipment.
Must be able to operate a large variety of equipment
Experience in supervising apprentices
Experience in organizing and prioritizing equipment repairs.
Ability to perform the physical demands of the position on a daily basis
Able to carry out light fabrication and welding
Must provide own basic hand tools (listed below) and tool box