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Truck and Coach Technician

Thermo King Eastern Canada

This is a Full-time position in Ottawa, ON posted August 29, 2017.

The Company

Thermo King Eastern Canada provides quality customer service and quick turnaround time for all transport equipment. We service and maintain all types of tractors, trailers, containers and chassis and reefers. Thermo King offers comprehensive service programs that are tailored to meet the unique requirements of each of our fleets. TKEC provides preventative maintenance, annual inspections, A-checks, structural repairs, fabrications and other fleet management services.


Join a company with a competitive compensation package and a broad range of benefits including safety boot allowance, competitive shift premium, benefits, paid vacation.

Reporting to the Shop Foreman and Operations team, the Truck and Coach Technicians will be directly responsible for servicing, repairing, overhauling, diagnosing and inspecting motor coaches, heavy trucks and truck-trailers.

Shift : Monday – Friday (1:30 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.)

One week of on-call per month

Benefits of being on a winning team:

  • Competitive base salary with On-Call and Shift Premiums
  • LTD, AD&D, Life, and Optional Life Insurance
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance Package
  • Company matched RRSP contributions of up to 2%


  • Perform all levels of preventive maintenance services.
  • Detect and diagnose operating problems with:
  • Frames And Steering Mechanisms
  • Engines
  • Transmissions
  • Brakes
  • Ignition
  • Axles
  • Fuel Systems
  • Engine Management Systems
  • Suspension Systems
  • Electrical/ Electronic Systems
  • Emission Control Systems
  • Air Conditioning/Refrigeration Systems
  • Maintains transport trailer units and truck APUโ€™s condition by reviewing:
  • Shop Orders
  • Listening To Operator Complaints
  • Repairing Failures;
  • Removing, Replacing, Assembling, and Installing Parts and Components Involving Soldering
  • Welding and the Use of Refrigeration Equipment
  • Installing various new units on trucks and coaches.
  • Maintain work area appearance and safety.


  • 310T certification or completed apprenticeship
  • 5 years practical experience with motor coach, heavy truck and truck-trailer maintenance required.
  • Proficiency in the use of all tools of trade (including welding equipment, paint equipment, shop machines, and power tools) required.
  • A valid class โ€œGโ€ driverโ€™s license for the Province of Ontario (A-Z or D-Z) an advantage.
  • Ozone Depletion Prevention Certification preferred.
  • Ability to use judgment and tact when dealing with general inquiries.
  • Lift heavy materials in excess of 75 lbs (i.e., trailer suspension parts, tires, drums etc.)

At Thermo King we take pride in knowing that our progress begins with our team members. We provide a supportive working atmosphere with training and career advancement opportunities.

Thermo King Eastern Canada welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

Skills Required

  • Education level: None
  • Work experience (years): None


Salary: N/D