Oil Heating Service Technician IV
in New Glasgow, NS

New Glasgow, NS
Full-time - Permanent
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Competition Number: R119706
Company Website: http://www.irvingoil.com/
Job Title
Oil Heating Service Technician IV
Who are we?
Founded in 1924, Irving Oil is a family-owned international refining and marketing company with a history of long-term partnerships and relationships. With operations throughout Eastern Canada, New England and Ireland we focus on delivering quality products and exceptional service to our customers and our communities. Every day, we strive to put our good energy in action to bring families together, support the environment and local wildlife, and to create learning opportunities that empower the next generation.
Here's what you can expect from us:
When you're a part of our team, you'll see how we bring good energy to all that we do. At Irving Oil, we strive for a work environment where each of us feels we belong, can bring our whole selves to work, and where we treat our fellow employees with kindness and respect. Together, we will support our corporate strategy, high standards and the communities where we live and work. Our collaborative approach, safety-first culture and commitment to building resilient teams helps reinforce our internal brand position where People Matter. That's why we're dedicated to investing in our employees' potential, so that they can reach their career goals.
Job Description
What you can expect in a typical day:
We have an exciting opportunity to join Irving Oil as an Oil Heating Service Technician. This role is responsible for the day-to-day servicing of our customers through troubleshooting and performing complex diagnostic activities in regard to service equipment within established policies and procedures. One of the primary duties of an Oil Heating Service Technician is oil tank installation and repairs. If you have a high degree of technical knowledge and experience, you may be who we are looking for!
What we offer:
  • Competitive salary, bonus , and pension plan
  • Flexible benefits, including a Health Spending Account
  • Wellness support , including annual wellness allowance and paid personal care days
  • Paid vacation and vacation purchasing
  • Personal and professional development opportunities
  • Named one of Canada's Top 100 Employers for six consecutive years

Your roles and responsibilities:
  • Respond to service-related customer requests (installations, repairs, etc.) by using industry and company best practices and tools to troubleshoot customer issues. Responsible for responding to customers' needs within established guidelines.
  • Diagnose and solve complex system problems by completing steps required during inspection, including checking gas flow, thermostats, heat flow, and insulation etc.
  • Analyze existing processes and make recommendations for improve them, using best practices and previous experience.
  • Provide consultative services within defined area. Participate in projects and may lead a stream of work within a project. Mitigates risk by identifying potential threats.
  • Provide final inspections of systems once repairs are completed to ensure all equipment is operating safely
  • Demonstrate an understanding of our products and services and area's impact on other parts of organization to supports operations within Residential Commercial Energy Services and our customers.
  • Provide status updates and pertinent information, as required, to the Service Manager, Fulfillment Managers and other Residential Energy Services team members.
  • Ensure and maintain safe working environment according to safety policies and procedures, including PPE, Leak Prevention, Distracted Driving, etc
  • Understand the requirements of the job and work independently with a minimal degree of supervision. Take a lead role in jobs and provide guidance/coaching to more junior employees by encouraging contributions from all team members and leading by example.

Professional skills:
  • Demonstrates ability to effectively think and respond to different situations
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal, and interpersonal skills. High customer service.
  • Action oriented.
  • Technical/mechanical aptitude required.
  • Produces outcomes that demonstrate an understanding of financial impacts.
  • Effective time management skills and ability to lead by example

  • Travel is not a requirement for this position

Educationand experience:
  • Licensed Oil Burner Heating Technician
  • Dual license (Oil and Gas) an asset.
  • Knowledge of wiring, plumbing, and some air conditioning is required
  • Ability to work well with others
  • Good organization and communication skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Strong decision making skills
  • Safety focused required

Irving Oil supports a diverse and inclusive work environment and welcomes applications from all qualified applicants.
Job Requirements - Work Experience
Job Requirements - Education
Diploma / Certification
New Glasgow, NS
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