Trades 2 - Mechanic
Trades 2 - MechanicRegular Full-Time
The City of Coquitlam is the sixth largest city in BC, home to more than 150,000 residents. Our municipality continues to grow through innovative urban design, inspiring arts, culture and recreation programs, and state-of-the-art transportation systems. Our brand is built on managing our resources in a responsible and sustainable manner, while supporting a vibrant, growing regional urban centre.
The Fleet Division is looking for an experienced mechanic to join our growing team. You will have the opportunity to maintain and repair a varied and specialized fleet consisting of approximately 250 vehicles and over 700 pieces of other small equipment. Reporting to the Working Foreman - Garage, you will perform skilled shop and field mechanical work, including maintenance, overhaul and repair on automotive and heavy duty equipment and vehicles.
Along with a BC TQ (Heavy Duty/Commercial Transport Mechanic), the preferred candidate will have at least 3 years’ related Journeyman experience and a valid Class 3 BC driver’s license with air endorsement. Candidates without a Class 3 with air endorsement may be considered, but would be required to obtain one within 3 months of starting.
A CUPE hourly rate of $38.89 is offered, along with a competitive benefits package, and an earned day off program.
Please apply online by 5 p.m. on September 2nd, 2019 at coquitlam.ca/jobs. Please attach a recent driver’s abstract (within 30 days) to your application.
The City of Coquitlam is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.