Automotive Apprentice

  • Full Time
  • Truro, NS
  • November 1, 2019
Job Start Date: to be determined

A growing dynamic dealership in the Truro area is inviting individuals who demonstrate an aptitude and passion for the industry to join our team as an Automotive Apprentice.  We are looking for motivated individuals who strive for excellence and thrive in an environment that offers stability, opportunities and rewards performance.

As an apprentice, under the direction of Read Seal Technician, you will be entrusted to diagnose and repair a full range of issues on all vehicles including those of the electrical systems, transmission, engine, suspension, braking system and emissions.  You will be expected to use shop equipment and diagnostic equipment with confidence and in accordance to all safety procedures.

This is a full-time position offering 40-45 hours per week, no evenings nor weekends.  Organizationally, we offer a highly competitive salary and performance incentives, comprehensive benefit plan, and paid sick and storm days.  We are a very successful organization that continues to build upon our reputation for great customer service and for being an employer who values loyalty, hard work and integrity.  Most importantly, we don’t just offer an opportunity to grow with us – we celebrate your desire to move around within our organization.

The ideal candidate should have:

  • Mechanical aptitude and demonstrated competence using various tools and instruments
  • Possess a valid Nova Scotia Class 5 Driver’s License
  • Knowledge and commitment to safety
  • A positive attitude and team mindset with strong communication skills
  • The enthusiasm to learn and receptive to feedback and coaching
Salary Range: Very Competitive
    Salary Includes:
  • Benefits
  • Additional Compensation
    Essential Skills:
  • Reading
  • Working with Others
  • Document Use
  • Communications Skills
  • Numeracy
  • Writing
  • Problem Solving
  • Continuous Learning
  • Computer Skills
    Soft Skills:
  • Motivation
  • Attitude
  • Accountability
  • Time Management
  • Stress Management
  • Presentation
  • Team Work
  • Adaptability
  • Confidence
How to Apply:

Please submit your cover letter and resume in confidence to erinb@futureworx.caPlease note Apprentice in subject lineOnly those chosen for an interview will be contacted.

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