Small Engine Technician-Tool Rental Associate

Small Engine Technician-Tool Rental Associate

Barry's Bay Home Hardware Building Centre
Location: Barry's Bay, Ontario
Posted: April 19th 2021

The Barry's Bay Home Hardware Building Centre is the place to shop for building material in the Madawaska Valley. We have partnered with the name brands that you know and trust including Beauti-Tone paint, Sikkens and Olympic stains, Jeldwen and Kohltech windows, Gentek and Fraser siding. We also provide a Beaver Home and Cottage service and a home install program.

We are currently recruiting a Small Engine Repair Technician-Tool Rental Associate to join our team. This is a full-time position.

As a Small Engine Repair Technician, you are responsible for performing skilled tasks in the mechanical repair and maintenance of chainsaws, mowers, string trimmers, snow removal equipment, etc. The successful candidate would able to troubleshoot, dismantle, assemble and adjust mechanical equipment and machinery to maintain it in efficient operating condition. As a Tool Rental Associate, you are assisting customers with tool and equipment rental for their projects.

Responsibilities of this role include:

  • Adjust, repair or replace mechanical or electrical system parts and components using hand tools and equipment
  • Test and adjust repaired equipment for proper performance
  • Perform scheduled maintenance service on equipment
  • Review work orders and discuss work to be performed with supervisor
  •  Inspect and test engine, motors and other mechanical components using test devices to diagnose and isolate faults
  • Determine estimates of repair cost
  • Perform scheduled and unscheduled maintenance and repairs to our rental equipment in order to ensure that the equipment is reliable and safe to operate
  • Assemble new products as they arrive
  • Maintain safe working conditions and adhere to occupational health and safety regulations
  • Assist customers with tool and equipment rentals for their projects
  • Other mechanical repair work as required
  • Manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Proven mechanical abilities in gas and diesel automotive repairs
  • Experience with routine maintenance operations
  • Ability to operate a variety of equipment
  • Knowledge of skilled trades would be an asset
  • Ability to work independently in a busy environment
  • Possess a valid driver's licence
  • A combination of work experience in the trade and/or completion of the small engine course
Additional Information

Our company offers competitive wages, health benefits and a great working environment. If you are interested in applying for this position, please email your resume in PDF format.  We thank everyone who applies and shows interest in working with us.  No phone calls please.

Contact Information
Pam Voldock
Barry's Bay Home Hardware Building Centre
PO Box 1090, 306 John Street,
Barry's Bay, Ontario
K0J 1B0

Fax: 613-756-2722
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