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Automotive service technicians and truck and bus mechanics inspect, diagnose, repair and service mechanical, electrical and electronic systems and components of cars, buses, and light and commercial transport trucks. They are employed by motor vehicle dealers, garages, truck and trailer dealerships, fleet maintenance companies, and service stations, automotive specialty shops, transportation companies and retail establishments which have automotive service shops. This unit group also includes mechanical repairers who perform major repairs and replacement of mechanical units on newly assembled motor vehicles. They are employed by motor vehicle manufacturing companies.
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- Review work orders and discuss work with supervisor
- Inspect motor in operation, road test motor vehicle, and test automotive systems and components using computerized diagnostic and other testing devices to diagnose and isolate faults
- Adjust, repair or replace parts and components of automotive systems including fuel system, brakes, steering and suspension, engine and drive train, emission control and exhaust, cooling and climate control, and electrical and electronic systems using hand tools and other specialized automotive repair equipment
- Test and adjust repaired systems to manufacturer's performance specifications
- Perform scheduled maintenance service, such as oil changes, lubrications and tune ups
- Advise customers on work performed, general vehicle condition and future repair requirements.
- Inspect and test mechanical units, such as engines, transmissions, axles and brake systems, to locate faults and malfunctions
- Diagnose faults or malfunctions and confirm findings with supervisor to determine whether to repair or replace unit
- Repair or replace mechanical units or components using hand and power tools
- Test and adjust units to specifications for proper performance
- Complete reports to record problems and work performed.
- Adjust, repair or replace parts and components of commercial transport truck systems including chassis, frame, cab, body, engine and drive train, air brakes, steering, and fuel, hydraulic, electrical and electronic systems
- Adjust, repair or replace parts and components of truck-trailer systems including structural, brake and electrical systems.
Workers in this unit group may specialize in the following areas: engine and fuel systems, transmission systems, air conditioning, cooling and heating systems, steering, alignment, brakes, drive lines, suspension, electrical and electronic systems, truck-trailer repair or diagnostic services.
Jobs for Automotive Service Technicians, Truck and Bus Mechanics and Mechanical Repairers in Red Deer Region
Job opportunities from Job Bank and contributing job sites are updated daily.
There are 7 job postings in Red Deer Region.
|Date Posted||Job Title||Employer||Location||Source|
|2013-11-19||Automotive mechanic||Rapid Auto Solutions||
|2013-11-12||Apprentice mechanic, trucks and transport vehicles||Clean Harbors Of Canada||
|2013-11-12||Transport truck mechanic (Licensed Truck and Transport Mechanic)||Fleet Brake Parts & Service Ltd.||
|2013-10-11||automotive service technician||GO AUTO GROUP||
|2013-10-09||Automotive repairer (European cars)||Alfons's Auto Repair Ltd||
|2013-09-25||Transmission technician (Foreign and Domestic Vehicles)||A-1 Red Deer Transmissions 1990 Ltd.||
|2013-09-05||Truck trailer mechanic (Hydraulic Mechanic Heavy Duty)||Micron Industries Inc||
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