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MECHANIC / PREVENTATIVE MAINTENANCE

Devolder Farms is a growing Agri-business located in Dover Centre.  We are interested in hearing from persons looking for a career with a family run business focused on quality, safety, employee involvement and customer service.

Terms of Employment: Full Time Permanent
Anticipated Start Date:Immediately
Location: Dover Centre; South-western Ontario
Experience:  Please indicate specific licenses, certifications and years of experience, as well as other relevant previous job duties and tasks on resume.  Knowledge of agriculture and/or agriculture equipment is an asset.

The successful candidate:

  • Must be self motivated and take pride in quality of work
  • Work with minimal supervision in a changing work environment
  • Must be innovative and an experienced problem solver
  • Knowledge of metal fabrication equipment and practices is an asset
  • Must have valid driver’s license and clean driving record; AZ or DZ license is an asset
  • Knowledge of farming equipment is an asset
  • Ability to complete and maintain documentation and maintenance records, accurately in a timely manner
  • Ability to travel in the United States for training is preferred

Duties:
  • Will keep vehicles and equipment available for use by inspecting and testing; completing preventive maintenance and performing required repairs
  • Will maintain vehicles in functional condition by listening to operator complaints; conducting inspections; repairing engine failures; repairing mechanical and electrical systems malfunctions; replacing parts and components; arranging for service as required (example: body work/painting)
  • Verifies vehicle serviceability by conducting test drives; adjusting controls and systems
  • Complies with vehicle requirements by testing engine, safety, and combustion control standards
  • When not performing duties as a mechanic, performs preventative maintenance on Devolder Farms equipment and tools
  • Performs modifications and additions to ensure safety and compliance with legislative requirements and best practices to Devolder Farms buildings and equipment as instructed by the manager.
  • Assists with repairs, cleaning and other general duties as assigned

Questions regarding this job vacancy can be directed to:

By Email:  nikki@devolderfarms.com
By Fax:   (519)352-9445
By Mail or In Person:
Devolder Farms Inc.
26439 Kennedy Rd.
Dover Centre, ON N0P 1L0                

Attention: Nikki Horton, Human Resources







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