Current Postings

Coast Mountain Bus Company

Electronic Technician

Job ID: 20230005
Location: Burnaby Transit Centre South
Full/Part Time: Full-time
Regular/Temporary: Regular

Marketing Statement 
As the largest operating company in the integrated TransLink enterprise, Coast Mountain Bus Company (CMBC) operates a fleet of clean-fuel conventional and community shuttle buses, zero- emission trolley buses, and passenger ferry SeaBuses in Metro Vancouver, the largest single transit service area in Canada.
At CMBC, one of BC’s Top Employers, we're committed to providing an innovative, healthy, and engaging workforce. This is reflected in our workforce of over 5,500 employees performing over 400 unique jobs, who are committed and empowered to deliver service that attracts nearly 1.1 million passengers daily and connects people, businesses, and communities in the Metro Vancouver region.
We have the important job of helping our passengers get to work, appointments, visiting with family and friends, and back again every day. Metro Vancouver relies on us, and we take that as a point of pride.

Performs general troubleshooting, electrical component installation, overhaul, and repair of complex electronic devices as well as general automotive and heavy vehicle electrical work on 6-, 12-, 24- and 600-volt systems. Works on, but not limited to solid state control systems, CCTV camera systems, radio systems, navigation systems, automated fare collection equipment and data processing equipment. Installs and removes associated electrical/electronic systems as directed.

Graduate from a two-year diploma program in electronics technology from a recognized technical institute (BCIT or equivalent) with documented education in power electrical/electronic and solid- state applications with a working knowledge of computer-controlled power systems, or possession of an Industrial Electrician (Red Seal), or equivalent military experience and qualifications (QL5). Two or more years' experience in a related field along with one year of direct DC repair experience on transportation electrical systems (e.g., heavy truck/marine systems/bus/aerospace systems). Familiar with modern electronic laboratory diagnostic equipment and electrical schematics. The ability, after training, to hold a class 2 drivers' license with air endorsement is required. Must be prepared to work various shifts at various locations. An up-to-date driver's abstract must accompany applications. Maximum 6 points in the past 3 years, no impaired convictions, roadside suspensions, or prohibitions in the past 5 years. Will be required to undergo a comprehensive medical examination

Other Information
Recruitment Process: An applicant will be required to demonstrate their suitability for this position by meeting the minimum level of qualifications and experience in order to be invited into the selection process. A standard interview format will be used including general, scenario and behavioural descriptive interview questions.

Work Schedule 
37.5 hours per week.

Work Designation 
Resident – This position works predominately on-site.

Rate of Pay
Wage: $51.70 per hour
The Total Compensation Package includes Extended Health, Dental, Transit Pass and enrollment in the Public Service Pension Plan. Focus on your development through tuition reimbursement, training, and mentorship programs. Enjoy a variety of health and wellness programs, including access to gym facilities. Speak to us to know more about what we offer.

How to Apply
Please visit our Career Page to apply for this position.
INSTRUCTIONS: Please save your (1) cover letter, and your (2) resume as one PDF document prior to uploading your application on-line.
Closing Date: Open until filled
Please note that only those short listed will be contacted.
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Equal Employment Opportunity 
We are an equal opportunity employer committed to creating and supporting a diverse and inclusive workforce that is free of all forms of discrimination. We are committed to providing reasonable accommodations and will work with you to meet your needs. If you are a person with a disability and require assistance during the application process, please reach out! We celebrate our inclusive work environment and welcome members of all backgrounds, skills and perspectives.
Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. For a confidential enquiry, simply email us at