Journeyman Heavy Duty Technician 1

Subsidiary: Canadian Road Builders Inc.

Lafrentz Road Marking, a division of Canadian Road Builders Inc., is Western Canada’s leading road marking company, applying painted road markings, durable road markings and safety markings / surfaces. An industry innovator, Lafrentz is involved in the entire production cycle of road marking materials. We also manufacture our own proprietary products. We perform on-site application of road marking products, and supply our products directly to a range of companies and government agencies.

 

Summary

Promote and participate in Goal Zero Initiative. The Journeyman Heavy Duty Technician is required to perform skilled tasks in the mechanical repair and maintenance of Heavy Construction Equipment (Trucks, Grinders, Loaders, Plows, Packers/Rollers/Paint Machines). The Journeyman Heavy Duty Technician will have the ability to troubleshoot major and minor mechanical problems, as well as have the ability to repair and adjust all necessary mechanical components.

 

Main Responsibilities

  • Positively participate in company safety program and adhere to all safety requirements.
  • Provide routine maintenance and repair of Heavy Construction Equipment. 
  • Electrical and hydraulic troubleshooting and diagnostics.
  • Diagnose and repair all company equipment. 
  • Communicate any unsafe conditions or accidents/injuries in a timely manner to the supervisor in order to facilitate prompt correction or reporting.
  • Demonstrate continuous effort to improve operations, decrease turnaround times, streamline work processes, and work cooperatively and jointly to provide quality seamless customer service.
  • Perform mechanical repairs on equipment in the shop, out of town and road calls when required.
  • Clean, lubricate and perform other maintenance work.
  • Keep detailed and accurate maintenance reports and documentation.
  • Maintain a working knowledge of changes in technology and repair techniques.
  • Other mechanical repair work as required.

Skills

  • Proven mechanical abilities in hydraulics and electrical, including schematics and diagnostics.
  • Experience with routine maintenance operations.
  • Highly flexible, with solid interpersonal skills that allow one to work effectively in a diverse working environment.
  • Able to effectively communicate both verbally and in writing.
  • Able to work well under pressure.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Able to deal with people sensitively, tactfully, diplomatically, and professionally at all times.

Requirements

  • Completion of college/CEGEP/vocational or technical training.
  • Appropriate credentials and certifications. 
  • Possess a valid driver’s license

Working Conditions

  • Physical ability to lift up to 50lb.
  • Travel to off-site locations may be required.
  • Safety equipment will be required, e.g. steel-toed safety boots, safety glasses/goggles, etc.
  • Overtime as required.
  • Hazards associated with the trade.
  • Work both indoors and outdoors.
  • May be exposed to construction sites.

Disclaimer

The above statements reflect the core duties and describe the general nature and level of work being performed in this role; other duties assigned may vary depending on the department requirements to which the position is assigned. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time as needed.

 

Lafrentz Road Marking offers competitive salary and benefits packages, along with in-house training, an incredible work environment, and career advancement opportunities.  

              Must be able to meet all safety requirements including pre-employment fit and drug/alcohol testing.

              Please submit your resumes to our HR Department by replying to this ad.

              Website: www.lafrentz.ca

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those applicants selected for interviews will be contacted.