Journeyman Technician (Full Time)


PWTransit Canada


Do you enjoy outdoor adventure? Are you looking for a position that allows you to achieve work-life balance? PWTransit may have the opportunity for you! Our transit operation in Prince Rupert is looking for an experienced Heavy Equipment Technician to join its team.  This is a full-time, permanent position.

We offer personalized training, competitive wages and the opportunity to work with new technology. Working in accordance with OH&S Safety Regulations, Government Inspections Standards, and company rules, the Journeyman Technician will be working alongside Operations Personnel, Company Drivers, and fellow workers. The Journeyman Technician will be responsible for ensuring the utilization of shop facilities, equipment, maintenance and efficiency, and safety of buses serviced.

Knowledge & Skills Required

  • Journeyman Technician Certification (Heavy Duty)
  • 2 – 5 years related experience desired
  • Valid Driver’s License (Class 5 with air brake endorsement)
  • No more than 3 demerit points on driver’s license
  • CVIP (Commercial Vehicle Inspection Program) License desired
  • Exposure to working on diesel engines
  •  Analytical problem solving and troubleshooting skills
  • Ability to read and understand parts and service manuals in English
  • Proficient with computer equipment
  • Health & Safety Knowledge – OH&S rules and regulations guidelines

Principal Duties and Responsibilities

  • Daily maintenance of the Transit fleet
  • Diagnose equipment problems
  • Preventative maintenance
  • Work with Shop Management to maintain schedules and priorities
  • Perform semi-annual Government Inspections
  • Follow procedures and guidelines
  • Perform procurement of parts and materials
  • Complete all documentation associated with equipment repairs
  • Maintain a clean and orderly work environment
  • Suggest areas for additional training and assist with training of apprentices
  • Attend company training programs as required

How to Apply

Apply Here