Job Description

Truck/Transportand Trailer Mechanic Apprentice

National Tank Services provides a competitive compensation and benefits package and the ability to grow and develop its employees. As a global leader in the Maintenance and wash rack industry, we are looking for a Truck/Transport and Trailer Mechanic Apprentice to join our team in Winnipeg, MB.

*Check out our new pay package! Our business is growing and we are offering new pay rates!*

Truck/Transport and Trailer Mechanic Apprentice Pay and Hours:

  • $23.64- $30.91 starting pay/ Apprentice rates (based on experience)
  • Shift premium $2.25
  • B620 Welding certificate $1.50
  • B620 Tank Tester certificate $2.25
  • Referral bonus $1,500
Hours/Schedule:
  • Monday to Thursday, afternoon shift 2 pm-10:30 pm, Friday 10:00 am to 6:30 pm.
Benefits:
  • Direct Deposit
  • Paid orientation training
  • Holiday and Vacation Pay
  • Extended health benefits.
  • Pension plan.
  • Tool allowance $500.
  • Boot allowance $250.
  • Relocation allowance offered (will discuss during the interview).
  • Consistent, year-round work.
  • Apprenticeship Subsidy Program.
  • Referral Program- $1,500 per hire

Duties/Responsibilities:
  • Performs repairs and preventative maintenance on diesel "heavy-duty" trucks primarily, may also work on chemical trailers, including chemical tankers and dry bulk units
  • Diesel work duties typically include all aspects of truck repair other than bodywork, to include computer diagnostics on engine/transmission/chassis, emissions system repairs, transmission/clutch/linkage; electrical; starting systems; engine PM; A/C; and other typical truck repairs
  • Trailer repair duties typically include checking running gear including brakes, tires/wheels, air systems, suspension, electrical systems, and lights
  • Able to change/fix tires and wheels

Experience/Requirements:
  • Valid Class 5 Driver's License
  • Level 1-Level 4 Apprentice
  • Lube Technicians require experience with heavy-duty maintenance in a shop environment
  • Previous experience with all types and makes of tractors and trailers heavy-duty diesel trucks
  • May work above shoulder level with power and /or hand tools weighing 15 pounds or less and in confined spaces
  • Must meet physical requirements of the position and have mobility, vision, hearing, and sense of smell and dexterity levels appropriate to the duties performed.
  • May stand and walk on level and uneven surfaces, twist, bend, push, pull, crouch, climb stairs, bend and crawl, grasp, drag, lift and carry items weighing 50 lbs or less
  • Positive work ethic, attitude, and job performance.
  • Must be willing and able to work at heights up to 15 feet.

Educational Requirements:
  • Grade 12 or equivalent.

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Trimac Transportation is an equal-opportunity employer that is committed to employment equity. We value a diverse workforce and are committed to hiring practices that are fair and equitable.

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