New Job Mechanic In British Columbia



Company : Jobssummary / Indeed
Salary : $40.01 an hour
Location : British Columbia

Full Description

City of Kamloops


Closing Date: March 22, 2023

At the City of Kamloops, we believe in progressive and barrier-free recruitment for everybody every day. This means employment opportunities for all in a safe, inclusive and diverse workplace. We know our city is stronger when we hire qualified individuals from different backgrounds with diverse experiences, cultures and perspectives.

We are focused on creating the highest levels of service excellence, based on an organization-wide community culture that celebrates our employees who make it all happen. We are known as Canada’s Tournament Capital and are famous for our hospitality and community spirit, traits that make us a leader! Recreation, sports, arts and culture, health care, social activities, volunteerism, and affordable housing all meld to form a unique blend of big-city amenities with small-town ambience. This is Kamloops!

Let’s make Kamloops shine! Join our team today.

Position Overview
The City of Kamloops has an opportunity for multiple Permanent, Full-Time Mechanics to join our team. We are looking for team players with excellent diagnostic, repair and preventative maintenance skills. If you enjoy the challenge of working on a diversified fleet, everything from mowers to heavy construction equipment including, agricultural, commercial and automotive equipment, this position may be a perfect fit for you. Let us know you're interested in this career by applying today.

The successful candidate must have the following qualifications:

  • BC Trade Qualification or inter-provincial Heavy Duty Mechanic, or Commercial Transport Mechanic.
  • Valid Motor Vehicle Inspector’s Certificate with air brake designation or the ability to obtain certificate.
  • Valid BC Driver’s Licence - Class 5 with requirement to obtain Class 3 Licence with air brakes ticket.
  • Minimum three years’ previous experience working on heavy duty or transport equipment.

For new hires, and those working in designated positions of trust, including those working directly with vulnerable persons, no formal offer of employment will be made until an applicant completes a police information check. A comprehensive benefits package is included with this position.

More than one may be hired.

Hourly Rate

Hours & Days of Work
Monday to Friday (2-week rotation)
Days shift 7:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Afternoon shift 4:00 PM to 12:00 AM

Hours per Week

Please note if you need assistance or have individual needs or requirements throughout the application process, contact the Human Resources Department by telephone, email [email protected] or in person at 105 Seymour Street so we can better support you.

External job postings are open to everyone. We are an equal opportunity employer and thank all applicants for their interest. Please be sure to review the application requirements of each job you apply for. Only those selected to participate in the recruitment process will be contacted.

Applications are accepted online at

Education : Other trades certificate or diploma
Experience : 3 years to less than 5 years