The occupation of NOC 7216 Contractors and Supervisors, Mechanic Trades has been included in the list of 29 occupations under which an applicant can apply for the immigration and permanent resident status in Canada under skilled worker category. Currently Canada is facing shortage of manpower in this profession.
Education, Experience and other Qualifying Criteria for 7216 Contractors and Supervisors, Mechanic Trades:
•An applicant must have completed his education up to at least secondary school.
•The certificate as a journeyman or woman trade is also required.
•An applicant must have work experience of few years as a well qualified tradesperson in his field.
Duties and Responsibilities for 7216 Contractors and Supervisors, Mechanic Trades:
Contractors and supervisors in this unit group are required to perform the following tasks:
•To give various suggestions to improve the productivity of the team.
•To give training or make arrangements for the training of new employees.
•To recommend some person for work and can also refer some employee for promotion.
•To ensure safety in the work place to prevent any accident to occur.
•To prepare reports on production and other work related activities.
•To place orders for the materials required and also does the supply work.
•To resolve various issues in relation with work and workers problems to maintain the harmony within the team.
•To supervise, co-ordinate and schedule the activities of helpers and laborers.
•To to do the supervision, co-ordination and preparing the schedule chart of work activities for the workers.
•To make sure that work activities go according to the schedule and also co-ordinate the various work activities of one department with the other.
•These workers mainly repair and maintain aircraft , railway locomotives and cars , construction and other heavy equipments, textile equipments , heating equipments and furnaces, industrial machinery, transformers and other electrical equipments , air –conditioning and refrigeration equipment , transformers and other electrical equipment , electrical appliances and other equipments such as snowmobiles, outboard motors and motorcycles.
Some Sample Titles of 7216 Contractors and Supervisors, Mechanic Trades:
o Heating Systems Contractor
o Air Conditioning And Refrigeration Mechanics Foreman/Woman
o Aircraft Mechanics And Inspectors Foreman/Woman
o Electrical Mechanics Foreman/Woman
o Appliance Repair Shop Supervisor
o Industrial Mechanics Supervisor
o Motor Vehicle Repair Shop Supervisor
o Small-Engine Repair Shop Supervisor,