Town Mechanic

Job Title: Town Mechanic

Salary range: $59,618 - $74,525 annually

Location: Public Works

Department: Public Works

Hours: Permanent Full-Time

Job Description:

The Town of La Ronge is seeking a qualified individual in the position of Mechanic with our Public Works Department. The ideal candidate will be a Certified Automotive Mechanic, with an optional Classification of Heavy-Duty Mechanic.

Job Duties:

  • Reporting to the Manager of Public Works, the Mechanic will diagnose, repair, maintain and service all Town owned equipment including heavy trucks, dump trucks, loaders and other equipment and vehicles. 
  • May be called upon to assist public works crews as required.
  • Ordering parts and materials,
  • record keeping

Required Knowledge and Skills:

  • Knowledge of the occupational hazards and safety precautions applicable to the work of the trade.
  • Ability to understand and execute oral and written instructions and to interpret technical manuals and specifications.
  • Skill in the use and care of a variety of hand and power tools and equipment of the trade.
  • Experience in the preparation of work estimates of labor and parts cost, including writing service reports and keeping records.
  • Possession of a valid Motor Vehicle Operator's License, an Air Brake Endorsement is considered an asset.
  • Work independently and manage time between various projects.
  • Supply of own hand tools required.
  • Welding ability an asset.

The successful candidate must submit to a criminal record check. The expected annual salary is $59,618 - $74,525 and may be negotiated based on experience. Applicants should submit a detailed resume including references to the individual below. The position will remain open until a suitable candidate is found.

Manager of Public Works
Town of La Ronge
Box 5680
La Ronge, Saskatchewan
S0J 1L0
Fax (306) 425-3883