Small Engine Technician

  • United Services Group
  • Ottawa, ON, Canada
  • Feb 12, 2019
Full time Installation-Maint-Repair

Job Description

Carry out all cleaning equipment repairs and implement efficient preventative maintenance to all machines required by the Corporation to ensure excellent quality and customer satisfaction.

Compensation and Benefits:

  • 19$ to 22$ per hour
  • Excellent benefits (health, dental and vision care after 3 months), pension plan after 1 year
  • Dynamic fast paced environment with excellent learning opportunities and flexibility

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate and schedule the activities to repair and maintain the equipment as required by the Department.
  • Develop and implement a preventive maintenance program.
  • Resolve work problems and recommend work measures to improve productivity.
  • Train subcontractors and/or Area Managers on best practices to maintain the equipment in good working condition.
  • Ensure that standards for safe working conditions are always observed.
  • Prepare reports as required by Manager of Mechanical Services.
  • Foster and build working relationship with Subcontractors.
  • Be willing to travel frequently within your designated territory or outside the province (as may be required from time to time).
  • Ability to work flexible shifts on a rotational basis and on call.

Core Competencies

  • Research and Analysis
  • Decision making and Judgement
  • Mediating and Negotiating


  • Completion of secondary school or equivalent experience
  • 1-3 years technical experience on cleaning equipment repairs necessary
  • Computer knowledge
  • Valid Drivers’ License
  • Knowledge of material and labour costs

Job Type: Full-time