Service Technician – Cambridge

  • Company:
    Altruck International Truck Centres
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    10 hours ago
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Job Description

If so, we have an exciting career opportunity for you!

Altruck International Truck Centres is currently seeking third year to fully licensed service technicians. Positions are available at our Cambridge, Kitchener, Guelph, Hamilton, Burlington and Goderich locations.

Shift: Flexible shifts are available.

What we’re looking for:

  • Third year 310T Apprentice – fully licensed 310T.

  • Valid G class driver’s license with a good driving record.

  • Must have necessary hand tools.

  • Able to work effectively without supervision.

  • Able to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing.

  • Able to read and comprehend instructions and information.


What you’ll do:

  • Perform inspections, diagnostic tests, troubleshooting and general vehicle repairs.

  • Perform preventative maintenance services and maintenance related work as required.

  • Conduct safety checks on vehicles and equipment.

  • Perform service calls for emergency breakdowns.

  • Oversee the work of any Apprentice Technician assigned to you.

  • Work in compliance with Company health and safety policies, OHSA and the Highway Traffic Act.

  • Attend Company sponsored training classes and dealer specific training courses as scheduled by management.

  • Other related duties as assigned.

What you’ll love about us:

  • We’ve been in business since 1977 and we’re still growing!

  • We offer a defined contribution pension plan with a capped company matching amount.

  • We provide a low-cost health and dental benefits program, as well as a free employee assistance program.

  • We offer professional development and training opportunities.

  • We offer perks such as pizza lunches, holiday lunches, BBQ’s and a paid day off to be used during the Christmas holidays.

  • We’re family owned – when you’re a part of the Altruck team, you’re a part of a family.

Working Conditions
The Technician will stand six to eight- and one-half hours (6-8.5 hours) per shift, lift parts weighing more than 50 pounds several times during each shift, and use hoist and test equipment as needed. They will stoop, kneel, crouch, crawl, reach, handle, and feel. They will use hand and power tools, and will be exposed to noise, vibration, dust, exhaust fumes, and other hazardous and non-hazardous materials. Road testing of vehicles may be required. The technician will be required to wear a company uniform at all times. The Technician is required to maintain a valid driver’s license. If the Technician does not have a valid driver’s license, they must advise their Manager immediately and cease driving vehicles on behalf of the Company.

Altruck is committed to complying with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act and its regulations, and the Ontario Human Rights Code throughout the entire employment cycle. If you require an accommodation, please inform us in advance and we will work with you to meet those needs. Any accommodation requests can be made by contacting 519-821-0070. At Altruck, we welcome differences. We do that because we know it is good for our employees, our products, our company and our community. Altruck is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace.

We thank all applicants for expressing their interest, however, only those qualifying for an interview will be contacted.

Company Description

Altruck International Truck Centres is a family owned and operated business serving South Western Ontario, with locations in Kitchener, Cambridge, Burlington, Hamilton, Guelph and Goderich. Altruck International was built on the foundation of integrity – integrity in the way we treat you and each other, and integrity in the way we buy and sell trucks, parts, and services. Proud to be operating since 1977, we are continually dedicated to providing our employees with a safe and healthy working environment which ensures a high level of job satisfaction while providing long-term employment opportunities. We offer competitive wages, benefits, and a company pension plan. Altruck International offers job training and career development opportunities to broaden the skills and knowledge of employees to ensure they can perform their jobs effectively and safely. To better service our growing business we are always looking for the best and most talented people to join our team. If you possess a positive attitude, a willingness to learn and work well with others, than please visit this site regularly to see what opportunities may be available to you.