The Town of Edson is seeking an experienced Mechanic to join our team. This position reports to the Transportation Supervisor and will be responsible for the repair and maintenance of the Town of Edson’s vehicle and equipment fleet.
Edson's growth over the years is based on the rich natural resources in the region. We have a steady and viable economy now and into the future. Enjoy the vast and beautiful trail system throughout the community, take in some local history at the Galloway Station Museum, and enjoy some of the great recreation and culture programs offered through our Community Development team and embrace a lifestyle that lets you reconnect with the things that matter the most.
We may be biased, but we think we have a great team, and we are looking for the right fit! Every person in the Town of Edson works with a community pride that is hard to replicate elsewhere. Working with this team is so much more than bringing a skill, it is bringing a passion and dedication to the service you deliver while taking pride in what you do every day.
Preference will be given to qualified individuals who are dual-ticketed Journeyman Heavy Duty & Automotive Mechanics.
Key Responsibilities Include:
Provide regular preventative maintenance on all vehicles and equipment.
Provide repair work on all vehicles and equipment.
Conduct basic welding and cutting duties.
Shall provide assistance with respect to advice on major repairs, replacements, new purchases, etc.
Maintain a thorough and complete record of all preventative maintenance and repair work conducted on all vehicles and equipment.
Assist in the receipt of goods delivered to the Public Works Yard and garage.
Attend position related seminars/courses as directed by the Supervisor.
Actively participate in Formal Workplace Inspections in area of responsibility
Review pertinent Hazard Identification, Assessment and Control worksheets on an annual basis as required by the Municipal Health and Safety Program
Follow all Safe Work Practices and Procedures
Immediately report any unsafe conditions, potential work hazards or incidents to Supervisor
Perform other related duties as directed by the Supervisor.
Grade Twelve Diploma or equivalent.
Hold a valid Alberta Class 3 Driver’s License with air brakes
Hold a current valid Alberta Certificate as a Journeyman Automotive Mechanic.
Provide all necessary tools to conduct the work of a mechanic.
Perform work under limited supervision.
Note: Equivalencies and related experience shall be determined by Management.