Heavy Duty/Trailer Mechanic (Halifax)
Train Trailer Rentals Ltd
Nova Scotia

WHO WE ARE:

Train Trailer Rentals Ltdhas a history of customer satisfaction dating back to 1971. We are the second largest player in the Canadian transport trailer rental business. We offer our customers more choice and our team members more opportunities as we continue on our road to success.

In 2016, TIP Trailer Services, one of Europe’s leading providers of transport equipment leasing, rental and service solutions, purchased Train Trailer Rentals. TIP Trailer Services saw the acquisition as an excellent opportunity to expand its services into the Canadian market. With locations in Toronto, Bolton, Maple, Napanee, Montreal, Calgary and Halifax, we have extended our reach to serve customers across Canada.

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LOCATION: Halifax, NS

TYPE OF POSITION: PERMANENT,FULL TIME

POSITION REQUIREMENTS:

  • Licensed Red Seal, Truck and Coach or Trailer Technician or 4th year Apprentice
  • Minimum 2 years of documented working experience
  • Physical ability for lifting, bending, reaching
  • Knowledge of workshop safety principles and behaviors
  • Experience in fabrication and welding is an asset
  • High attention to detail
  • Collaborative team player
  • Excellent time management skills with the ability to work in fast-paced work environment
  • Valid Class 5 drivers license and clean drivers abstract (Class 1 license an asset)

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Inspecting, diagnosing and repairing trailers, including:
  • electrical systems,
  • landing gear assemblies and trailer frames and bodies,
  • hitching/coupling systems, suspension systems,
  • tires, wheels, hubs and axles, air and auxiliary systems, braking systems * Conducting annual safety inspections
  • Truck repair experience an asset
  • Repairing equipment in the most efficient and cost-effective manner available
  • Ensuring quality of work
  • Maintaining orderly and clean working habits

WHAT WE OFFER?

  • Competitive compensation package with annual increase opportunities
  • Group Benefits paid for by the Company
  • Opportunity to grow professionally
  • Work boot, tool and prescription safety glasses reimbursement
  • Ongoing safety training and safe work environment

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • Trailer Mechanic: 1 year (Preferred)