Job Title: 2nd or 3rd year apprentice Heavy Equipment TechnicianReports To: Shop Foreman
Van Raay Paskal Farms is searching for a 2nd or 3rd year apprentice Heavy Equipment Technician for our Picture Butte Shop. Desired candidate will troubleshoot, repair, and maintain a fleet of 24 tractor trailers and various Agricultural Equipment. Knowledge of and/or experience with mechanical hydraulics, and electrical principles.
Technically proficient in servicing, inspecting, diagnosing, and repairing highway trucks and cattle liners.
Must complete timely preventative maintenance as required.
Complete work orders and enter technician notes.
Strong team player willing to help as needed such as, cut grass, weed whack, clean up wash bay etc.
Adhere to all occupational health and safety standards as the company is committed to the protection and wellness of its employees.
Qualifications of 2nd or 3rd year apprentice
Class 1 Drivers License an asset
Experience working with Highway Tractor Trailers and Agricultural Equipment such as feed boxes, silage trucks, and cattle liners.
Welding experience an asset (Aluminum and steel)
Tire repairs and replacement knowledge.
High degree of product and computer software knowledge (Eaton Service Ranger, Cummins, Detroit, and Allison)
High Degree of product and technical knowledge
Self-motivated, excellent written and verbal communication skills
Dependable and a team player