Service Technician I - Fleet
in Fredericton, NB

Fredericton, NB
Full-time - Permanent
$30.40 / hour
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Competition Number: 6006.23


The City of Fredericton is seeking applications for employees specializing in fleet maintenance. Reporting primarily to a Foreman within the Fleet Services Division, the incumbent is responsible to perform truck and transport & heavy equipment maintenance. The successful applicant will utilize their acquired skills and previous work experience to conduct quality work within the division. The successful canadiate will perform work at the journeyman level in the Truck and Transport & Heavy Equipment section based on acquired skills. Assignments can be given in the form of written or oral instructions. Work is subject to review through tests and the operating condition of vehicles & equipment after work is completed.


Position Summary:

· Adjust, repair or replace parts and components of heavy equipment/trucks and other related components;

· Installation of electrical equipment and accessories including 2-way radios;

· Perform scheduled maintenance service such as oil changes, lubrications and tune ups and tire changes;

· Complete reports to record problems and work performed;

· Other related duties as required.


Education and Experience:

Minimum prerequisite is journeyman's certificate (Red Seal) with at least five years of relevant experience in Truck and Transport & Heavy Equipment Repair field. An equivalent combination of training and experience may be acceptable.

Work With Us

  • Valid NB drivers license, class V;
  • Knowledge of standard practices and equipment of the Truck & Transport & Heavy Equipment mechanic trade(s); knowledge of the principles of operation of gasoline and diesel engines and of mechanical repair methods applicable to a variety of fleet vehicles;
  • Knowledge of occupational hazards and safety practices of the trade;
  • Ability to understand and carry out oral and written instructions;
  • Ability to diagnose or trouble shoot engine and electrical problems:
  • Must have complete set of tools to perform the work listed above.
  • Knowledge in Motor coach and Transit/Bus fleets would be an asset.
  • Knowledge in Fire Suppression Assets and equipment including pumps would be an asset.
  • Knowledge in Snow removal equipment and attachments, along with material spreading controls would be an asset.

Applicant must successfully pass a criminal record check prior to hire.

The City of Fredericton is an equal opportunity employer.

Only those applicants selected for further consideration will be contacted.

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