TRUCK & TRANSPORT SERVICE TECHNICIANS

Parts for Trucks, Inc. is Atlantic Canada’s leading distributor of heavy duty truck and trailer parts, operating 15 sales outlets and 4 service centres located throughout the region.  We supply parts, truck-mounted equipment and repair service to customers across all areas of the trucking industry.  We employ licensed and apprentice Truck & Transport or Trailer Service Technicians at our four service centres.  We are always interested in speaking with Licensed Technicians.

Responsibilities:

  • Repair and maintain all makes of heavy duty trucks, trailers, buses and/or petroleum tanks.
  • Perform vehicle inspections, test and diagnose mechanical problems.  Adjust or replace parts on mechanical, electronic and electrical systems and components, including brakes, steering and lighting.
  • Interact with Shop Foreman to report on the status of assigned jobs, confirm findings, and determine the repair or replacement of parts.  Complete work orders to describe work performed.
  • Follow safety procedures, maintain a clean work area, and care for shop tools and equipment.  

Qualifications:

  • Licensed or Apprentice Technicians (Truck & Transport, or Trailer).  Consideration will be given to 3rd or 4th year apprentice, or Licensed Automotive Technicians interested in training on heavy duty trucks.
  • Completion of Grade 12 (or equivalent) is preferred, or a capacity to learn and apply new processes and technology within the trade.
  • Good manual dexterity and the ability to perform heavy lifting and heavy work.
  • Experience in petroleum tank repair and/or experience welding aluminum is beneficial.
  • Valid Class 5 driver’s license and clean driver’s abstract (Class 1 license an asset).
  • Training in WHMIS and Handling of Dangerous Goods beneficial.

Parts for Trucks, Inc. offers a competitive compensation package, including a tool allowance, safety boot allowance, group benefits and a registered pension plan.  Contact one of our Service Managers to inquire about openings in your area, and to provide your resume or complete an application form:

    Dartmouth:                                                  Halifax:
    Cameron Maynard                                       Wayne Bellefontaine
    Phone:  902-468-6133                                 Phone:  902-876-9099
    cmaynard@partsfortrucks.com                   wbellefontaine@partsfortrucks.com

    Moncton:                                                       Saint John:
    Mark Bowser                                                  Steve LeBlanc
    Phone:  506-858-5950                                  Phone:  505-672-4040
    mbowser@partsfortrucks.com                     steve.leblanc@partsfortrucks.com