Job Description

Trailer Journeyman Mechanic

National Tank Services Shop provides a competitive compensation and benefits package and the ability to grow and develop their employees.

As a global leader in the Maintenance and wash rack industry, they are looking for a Trailer Journeyman Mechanic to join their team in Calgary, AB.


Under the general direction of the Shop Manager, this incumbent will utilize journeyman level technical knowledge and expertise to perform complex mechanical tasks in the repair, maintenance, inspection and certification of Trimac tanker trailer fleet with minimal supervision.

  • Ability to perform CVIP inspections as required by the CSA B620 and the National Safety Code.
  • Ability to analyze and solve complex technical problems and recommend custom solutions.
  • Ability to perform mechanical repairs as required.
  • Demonstrates the ability to plan and prioritize work and material requirements and operate independently.
  • Expected to play a leading role in implementing and promoting workplace safety and professionalism and recommend positive workplace change.
  • Journeyman rate $31.61 plus, based on experience, plus shift premium for the weekend.
  • The shift is Wednesday to Saturday, 6am to 4:30pm

  • Safe and professional work practices are mandatory.
  • Demonstrate ability to read and understand written instructions and communications and write job reports, work order summaries and other record-keeping functions.
  • Ability to analyze and solve complex technical problems (troubleshoot)
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively in a team environment, exercise good judgment and common sense and conduct him/herself in a professional manner.
  • Demonstrated good interpersonal and oral communication skills.
  • Must be physically fit and of reasonable strength and endurance to perform the duties required in a tanker trailer shop operation.
  • Able to perform duties in all weather conditions.

  • Journeyman HD Mechanic.
  • CVIP certification an asset.
  • Grade 12 graduate.
  • Full understanding of all relevant safety and compliance regulations, policies and generally accepted work practices relating to tanker trailer shop operations.
  • Computer keyboarding skills and a basic understanding of computer business systems is desirable.

  • Physical Demands include lifting, carrying, pull/push, stairs.
  • Most of the work is conducted in a Shop Environment with some light administration work occasionally required.

Trimac: Safety is our Core Value
  • We make Safety a part of every decision
  • We make Safety personal
  • We have the courage to intervene

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