Dec 28, 2020

Heavy Duty Equipment Mechanic

  • PepsiCo Canada
  • Ottawa, ON, Canada
Full time Transportation

Job Description

Our Ottawa team is currently looking for a mechanically minded individual to ensure our fleet is running safely and smoothly. This role is perfect for people who are passionate about automotive excellence and are dedicated to showcasing and developing their technical skills with our experienced team.  

  • Wage: up to $34.30/hr 

The Company 

PepsiCo Canada is recognized as one of Canada’s top 100 employers. PepsiCo products are enjoyed by consumers more than one billion times a day in more than 200 countries and territories around the world. Our product portfolio includes 22 world-famous, billion-dollar brands; from Gatorade to Quaker, Tropicana to Lay’s and more. We make hundreds of enjoyable foods and beverages that are loved throughout the world.  

At PepsiCo Canada, we are always centered on the consumer, developing exciting brand campaigns and continuously driving product innovations. Our people are our greatest asset! By supporting their ability to work effectively together and providing them with the tools they need to succeed, we are ensuring that PepsiCo Canada is the company you want to work for! 

What you’ll be doing: 

  • Maintain and repair fleet equipment and perform preventative maintenance 
  • Diagnose vehicle failures and disassemble, repair and reassemble parts as necessary 
  • Respond to road calls 
  • Complete all necessary documents, including vehicle records 
  • Maintain cleanliness in areas of work 
  • Maintain records of daily check list (pre-trip inspections) 
  • Perform all assigned duties in a safe and productive manner 
  • Follow the direction of Fleet Supervisor/Manager 

Get a feel for the role and hear from our employees by following the link: 

Who’s a good fit for the team: 

  • High School Diploma or equivalent GED required
  • Must hold a 310T License as a Truck and Coach Technician and Automotive Service Technician and have experience with tractors and trucks
  • 310S License and experience with cars, vans, and pick ups considered an asset but not required
  • Must have valid driver's license in good standing;
  • AZ or DZ /Class 1 license considered an asset
  • Minimum of 2 years work experience required with preventative maintenance on trucks and industrial equipment
  • Knowledge of hydraulic and air brake systems required
  • Welding and electrical experience preferred
  • Must be able to provide own tool set for the work required
  • Must be able to work independently with minimal supervision

Physical demands and working conditions:  

  • You can lift/carry and push/pull up to 75lbs  
  • You are comfortable working in a multi-temperature environment  
  • Must be able to perform frequent standing, bending, twisting, kneeling, squatting, reaching and grasping 
  • Must be able to work shifts and overtime as required 
  • Must be available to work evenings and weekends as required 

What you can expect from us: 

  • A working environment that promotes health and safety; 
  • A dynamic and inclusive culture that promotes you to bring your whole-self to work; 
  • A working environment that promotes diversity. 

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