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Your roads — your team, linking communities and families.

An unique career opportunity exists at Mainroad Mid-Island Contracting LP for a Trade Journeyman (TJ) Mechanic. The TJ Mechanic will be tasked with repairing and maintaining company vehicles and equipment among other duties. This full-time unionized position ($34.93/hr) will be based out of Mainroad’s shop/yard in Port Alberni, BC.

The successful candidate shall have the following qualifications:
  • B.C. Certificate of Qualification, and/or Inter-provincial Ticket as a Heavy-Duty Mechanic Commercial Transport, or Truck & Transport Mechanic is required.
  • Valid class 3 driver’s license with air endorsement is required.
  • Commercial Vehicle Safety and Enforcement (CVSE) Inspection Certification is an asset.
  • Minimum of 3 (three) years’ experience as a Mechanic is an asset.
  • Experience in highway maintenance and/or municipal equipment is an asset.
  • Welding experience is an asset.
  • Team player with a positive attitude.
  • Capable of performing heavy physical duties.
  • Willing to work in extreme weather conditions.
  • Ability to work shifts (including night shift).
  • Strong communications and interpersonal skills.
  • Safety conscious.
  • Dedicated and committed.

Job duties include the following:

  • Completing various repairs to fleet of road maintenance equipment including graders, loaders, pickups, tandem highway trucks, backhoes
  • Completing, recording and reporting the appropriate documentation for any and all items requiring repair, maintenance or cleaning.