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Farm Machinery Mechanic

Date Posted: 17:48:56 2018-04-02
Location: Veteran, Alberta, Canada
Contact Person: Lawrence Letniak
Company/Business Name: Letniak Land & Cattle Ltd.

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Company: Letniak Land & Cattle Ltd.
Business address: S 1/2 13 33 8 W4 Veteran, AB T0C 2S0
Business Information: We are a mixed farm that produces cattle and grain. We need a farm machinery mechanic to maintain and fix equipment in order that the farming operation can continue smoothly during all seasons.
Work Location: Same as above
Mailing address: Box 438 Veteran, AB T0C 2S0
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
Order parts and maintain inventory
Keep maintenance reports and documentation
Welding experience
Attach components and adjust new farm equipment
Perform repair work on heavy trucks

Diesel Engine Repair Specialization:
Fuel injection system
Exhaust system
Cooling system
Air conditioning system
Lubrication system
Engine control system
Major internal engine repairs or overhaul
Installation and alignment of engines and machinery

Mechanical Maintenance and Repair Specialization:
Mechanical transmissions
Drive trains and final drives
Hydraulic transmissions
Power takeoffs
Wheel-mounted vehicle suspension and steering
Highway vehicle tires and wheels
Off-road vehicle tires and wheels
Brake system

Powered Equipment Repair Specialization:
Hydraulic-operated working attachments
Telescopic ladder
Electric generators
Industrial lift trucks and fork-lifts
Skid steer

- Education: Completion of secondary school
- Trade Certificate is required
- Experience: The necessary to be certified.
- Handling heavy loads is required
- Flexibility on schedule is required as repairs are sometimes needed outside normal business hours.

Salary: $34.30 hourly, 30 - 40 Hours per week

Benefits: If needed, there is a house for rent on-site available. Not a condition of employment

Important Information:
Workday starts at 8 am and finishes at 3:30 pm. Worker will have 1 hour lunch break and 2 coffee breaks of 15 minutes. Saturdays are off.

Apply by e-mail to: letfarm@netago.ca
Apply by fax to: 403-575-2070
Apply by mail to: Box 438 Veteran AB T0C 2S0
Salary: $34.30 hourly


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