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A tire technician is generally responsible for the dismounting, mounting and balancing of tires.

In addition, a tire technician gathers information, prepares vehicle, inspects and diagnoses vehicle, repairs or replaces rims and tires, reinstalls and tests rims and tires and completes work order.

Other titles:

  •       Automotive Technician
  •       Tire Installer
  •       Automotive Service Installer


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Average Salaries by Region

Canada $42,783
Alberta $45,073
Ontario $46,079
Quebec $38,010
Region Average Salary
Canada $42,783
British Columbia $43,011
Alberta $45,073
Saskatchewan & Manitoba $39,945
Ontario $46,079
Quebec $38,010
Atlantic Provinces $30,279


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Forecast: Total jobs over 5 years

Region 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022
BC 3,488 3,619 3,735 3,847 3,961 4,076
Alberta 4,008 4,080 4,189 4,293 4,400 4,511
Saskatchewan & Manitoba 2,330 2,365 2,420 2,473 2,529 2,587
Ontario 10,615 10,982 11,295 11,593 11,889 12,182
Quebec 7,342 7,498 7,657 7,807 7,964 8,128
Atlantic provinces 2,267 2,291 2,328 2,363 2,399 2,438


Full Time vs. Part Time Overall


Full Time in 2018

75%

Part Time in 2018

25%

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Region Full Time Part Time
B.C. 92% 7%
Alberta 60% 39%
Saskatchewan & Manitoba 57% 42%
Ontario 79% 20%
Quebec 85% 14%
Atlantic 36% 63%


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Gender Breakdown

Men and Women Working in the Aftermarket Sector


Males in 2017

96%

Females in 2017

4%
Age Range Percentage
Less than 20 25%
20-29 45%
30-39 15%
40-49 9%
50-59 5%
60+ 1%

  •  High School diploma or equivalent an asset
  •  Valid Driver’s License
  •  Candidates may be expected to lift weights up to 50lbs.
  •  Training is mostly on-the-job
  •  Experience generally not required

On average tire technicians have

4.1 years of experience

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Avg. Years Experience Breakdown

Less than 1 year 46%
1-5 years 40%
Over Five Years 14%

Avg. Years Experience Breakdown

Experience Percentage
Less than 1 year 46%
1-5 years 40%
Over Five Years 14%


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