MECHANIC | Manheim

  • Cox Automotive Canada
  • Manheim Halifax, Sackville Drive, Lower Sackville, Nova Scotia, Canada
  • Mar 28, 2021
Full time Service Department

Job Description

Primary Location: Halfiax NSHalifaxNS, CA

Division: Cox Automotive

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Travel: No

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day Job

Requisition Number: 211198

 

 

About Manheim Canada

Manheim Canada is part of Manheim, the leading global provider of vehicle remarketing services for more than 70 years. With locations in Vancouver, Edmonton, Toronto, Montreal, Moncton, Halifax, and 24/7 sales via www.ove.com, Manheim Canada hosts more than 30 in-lane and online auctions each month. Manheim connects buyers and sellers of used vehicles to the world’s largest wholesale used-vehicle marketplace, helping dealers and commercial customers achieve results through auction channels, data analysis, inspections, financing, transportation, purchase protection, mobile products and a wide range of solutions. For more information, visit manheim.ca.

 

Job Description:

This position ensures proper operation of vehicles and mechanical equipment by inspecting vehicles, determining the mechanical repair needs, performing specified repair and replacing specified parts according to instruction, as well as performing routine vehicle maintenance.

 

 

Job Responsibilities:

  • Inspect vehicles for damage, missing parts, and mechanical problems.
  • Diagnose problems and estimate repair costs according to appropriate guidelines.
  • Order repair parts as instructed and perform designated repairs including replace brake pads, rotors, radiators, gaskets, water pump, hoses, plugs, wires, distributor cap, switches, mirrors, knobs, tires, etc.
  • Perform minor electrical repairs (i.e. electrical components, power windows, power, mirrors, door locks, etc.).
  • Perform routine vehicle maintenance (i.e. mechanical work on brakes, fuel pumps, alternators, air conditioning, oil changes, tire balancing and rotation, replacing batteries, etc.).
  • Check vehicles on sale day to ensure vehicles are operational.
  • Ensure repair orders are completed correctly by maintaining knowledge of current rates, labor and parts charges, and manufacturer updates and changes concerning vehicle requirements.
  • Visibly demonstrate safety commitment by following all safety and health procedures and modeling the behaviors related to such. Actively participate in support of all safety activities aligned with Safety Excellence.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by manager.
  • May be required to work overtime as business needs dictate.

Qualifications:

 

  • High School Diploma or equivalent preferred.
  • 2-5 years of automotive or mechanical work experience required
  • Registered MVI Inspector
  • Valid driver’s license and good driving record required.
  • Ability to drive vehicles with standard and automatic transmission.
  • Ability to enter and exit vehicles frequently.
  • Ability to communicate and follow directions.
  • Ability to work safely in a fast paced environment.
  • Good work habits and attendance.
  • Excellent customer service and interpersonal skills.
  • Regularly required to stand, walk, reach, talk and hear. Frequently required to stoop, kneel, crouch, bend, squat and climb.
  • Ability to lift at 50 lbs pounds.
  • Vision abilities required include close, distance and color vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.

Work Environment:

Frequent exposure to outdoor weather conditions.  Moderate noise level. 

 

Work Conditions:

  • Amazing benefits: 5 weeks paid vacation per year; Generous Insurance plan (medical, dental, life, disability); RRSP contribution plan; Venngo Discount programs; and much more!
  • At Cox Automotive Canada, our employees are our greatest resource!
  • Frequent exposure to moving mechanical parts hazard, and toxic or caustic chemicals. Moderate noise level. Frequent exposure to outdoor weather.

Who We Are

About Cox Automotive

There’s nothing ordinary about Cox Automotive. We are people of every background driven by our passion for mobility, innovation, client success and community outreach. We make buying, selling and owning (or simply using) cars easier for everyone. Touching more than 40,000 clients across five continents, we bring together the best brands and the best teams to propel the automotive industry forward. Some of those team members work for our iconic consumer brands like Autotrader and Kelley Blue Book, while others are creating the future of automotive at industry-facing brands like Dealer.com, Manheim and vAuto.

 

About Cox 

We are the Cox family of businesses. We’ve been making our mark since 1898 by building and evolving world-class businesses, staying true to our values, and encouraging top talent to always look for growth and impact while building a career with us.  Our primary divisions – Cox Communications and Cox Automotive – are driving a new wave of innovation, powering smart cities with powerhouse broadband communications and pioneering greener, more progressive transportation alternatives for individuals and fleet operators.  We’re also expanding into new spaces like cleantech and healthcare to rev up our momentum toward building a better future for the next generation.  We’re looking for the talent today who will be our leaders tomorrow. Sound intriguing? Learn more about where we are today, where we hope you’ll be going with us, and the common purpose that unites us at coxenterprises.com.   

Cox is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer – All qualified applicants/employees will receive consideration for employment without regard to that individual’s age, race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law.