GlobalForce Resource Ltd. is working in partnership with Durham Truck and Equipment to recruit HGV Mechanics in Ontario. Established in 1996 and grown from the previous generation’s enthusiasm for the trucking industry, Durham Truck & Equipment has become a premier new & used Mack, Volvo, Isuzu truck dealer.

If you are a qualified and experienced HGV Technician with experience working within a dealership or fleet environment and are considering relocating, this could be your opportunity to secure a position with a leading Volvo dealership and have a clear pathway of gaining residency for Canada

Prior screening completed by GlobalForce beforehand.

Why Canada? Some of the many reasons include:

  • Canada has been rated as best place in the world to live by the UN for the last 21 years
  • The economy is booming and is a fast growing, modern, industrialised nation offering unlimited potential and opportunity
  • With one of the highest standards of living, Canada is one of the richest countries and is getting better
  • Canadians enjoy one of the highest qualities of life in the world
  • Extremely low rate of unemployment and an ever-growing job market
  • Low tax and inflation
  • Top quality education, health and welfare
  • Safe and secure with crime rates among the lowest in the world and continue to decline
  • Multicultural – Canada encourages immigrants to retain their unique culture. Nowhere else is there such a diversity of cultures existing together in a tolerant, peaceful society

The Role of the Service Technician:

  • Reviewing work orders and discussing work with your supervisor
  • Adjusting, repairing or replacing parts and components of commercial transport truck and trailer systems
  • Performing scheduled maintenance services
  • Testing and adjusting repaired systems to manufacturer’s specifications
  • Completing reports to record problems and work performed
  • Liaising with customers and updating them on current and future mechanical issues
  • Most importantly you will be responsible for having fun doing all of the above

Skills and Qualifications:

Suitable candidates should have the following skill set:

  • Ideal candidate will be a fully trained Volvo Truck Service Technician, but other brands will be considered
  • Truck Repair and maintenance experience from a non-dealership environment will also be considered
  • Trade qualified HGV Mechanic with NVQ / City & Guilds Level 3 or equivalent in Automotive Maintenance and Repair – Heavy Vehicles plus an additional 3+ year’s truck repair and maintenance experience
  • Experience of natural gas an advantage but training will be provided if required
  • Must be committed to upskilling via ongoing training in any area required
  • Ability to demonstrate excellent customer service by providing a courteous and helpful service to new and returning customers
  • Promote and sell customers additional products and services
  • Maintain and follow best practice processes and procedures
  • ‘Can Do’ approach to work
  • Punctual and time conscious individual
  • Flexible and adaptable approach to work
  • Must be able to demonstrate a commitment to relocating to Ontario long term

Remuneration Package:

  • Competitive hourly rate – depending on skills and experience
  • Afternoon and day shift positions available
  • Assistance with gaining a working visa for Canada

GlobalForce would be happy to speak to any potential candidates regarding the roles. So, if you are serious about relocating and keen to pursue your career as a heavy truck mechanic in Canada, please contact us immediately to discuss.

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