Diesel Engine Mechanic

Employment type: Full-time
City: Montréal
Last visit: 2014-10-11
Author's ads: 1

Posted: 2014-10-11


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Diesel Engine Mechanic

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VIA Rail Canada Inc Canada's national passenger rail service, is currently seeking candidates to fill 2 Diesel Engine Mechanic positions, to work at it's Montreal Maintenance Center in Pointe St-Charles.

As a Diesel Engine Mechanic, you will carry out preventive maintenance and running repairs on locomotives and rolling stock. Utilizing your skills and Via Rail Standards, maintenance manuals and tools, determine the causes of mechanical, hydraulic and pneumatic defects on the locomotives and perform the repair. You will also conduct inspections and maintenance on the locomotives in compliance with VIA's preventive maintenance program in order to continually surpass Transport Canada's standards.

The positions are permanent (40 hours per week) and the work schedule may vary (day, evening, night, week-end and holidays

Hourly salary: $25.85 to $31.18 depending on experience

Evening shift differential: $0.75/H

Night shift differential: $1.00/H

Requirements :

. Vocational diploma in heavy vehicle mechanics or

. Vocational diploma in construction machine mechanics

. Inter Provincial certificate in mechanics

. Minimum of five years of experience in heavy duty mechanics, three of which are in diesel engine mechanical maintenance.

. Excellent teamwork skills

. Knowledge of air brakes

. Qualified in First Aid (asset)

. Proficient in English and French

VIA Rail thanks all applicants for their interest, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted. VIA Rail is an employment-equity employer and encourages all qualified candidates to apply.

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Industry: Transportation and Couriers

Job Function: Skilled Trades and Labour

Website: http://www.viarail.ca