Diesel Mechanic – Heavy Equipment

Posted: July 29, 2022
Full Time

Company: OJD Trucking Ltd

Business Information: OJD Trucking Ltd provides the following commercial and residential services: triaxle dump trucks for hire, including pup trailers and double hookups, tractor/Trailers for hire, float Moves, excavating, demolition, rental of excavator, backhoes, loaders, with or without operator, hourly or job pricing and oversize loads.

Business address: 80 Ube Dr. Sarnia ON, N7W 1B6

Work location: Same as above and various locations throughout Sarnia depending on the customers’ demand

Type of Employment: Full Time - Permanent

Estimated Start Date: As soon as possible

Job Description:

· Troubleshoot and inspect equipment to detect faults and malfunctions

· Diagnose faults or malfunctions using computerized and other testing equipment to determine extent of repair required

· Adjust equipment and repair or replace defective parts

· Test repaired equipment for proper performance and to ensure that work meets manufacturers' specifications

· Clean, lubricate and perform other maintenance work

· Service attachments and working tools

· Verify and repair emission control systems, fuel injection system, exhaust system, cooling system , air conditioning system, lubrication system and engine control system

· Major internal engine repairs or overhaul

· Installation and alignment of engines and machinery

· Keep maintenance reports and documentation

· Perform repair work on heavy trucks and other vehicles

· Occasionally drive to attend to service calls


- Education: Completion of secondary school is required

- Experience: A minimum of three years of experience in the trade is required

- Experience in mechanical transmissions, hydraulic transmissions and highway vehicle tires and wheels is an asset

- Driver’s license is required

-Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities: Attention to detail, Manual dexterity, Hand-eye co-ordination, Standing for extended periods, Bending, crouching, kneeling, Fast-paced environment, Work under pressure, Tight deadlines, Repetitive tasks, Combination of sitting, standing and walking

-Personal suitability: Client focus, Judgement, Accurate, Team player, Initiative, Effective interpersonal skills, Organized

Major work area: Mechanical transmissions, Hydraulic transmissions, Highway vehicle tires and wheels and Truck repairs

Language: English is required

Salary: $ 30.75 to $31.75 hourly, 40-45 hours per week

Other Information:

Must have flexible availability. Work schedule is Monday to Friday from 8:00 AM and 5:00 PM and occasionally on weekends depending on the business’ needs. On-call work and overtime may be required.

Apply by e-mail to: ojd@live.ca

ojd [at] live.ca