Railway Car Technician (Heavy duty mechanic, Carman)

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

Posted: 2014-10-11


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Railway Car Technician (Heavy duty mechanic, Carman)

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25.85$ - 31.18 H

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Do you have experience as a Railway Car Technician ( also referred to as a ''Heavy Duty Mechanic'' or ''Carman'' Do you have experience in assembling, maintaing and finishing work on transportation equipment? Apply now!

VIA Rail Canada Inc Canada's national passenger rail service is currently seeking 4 Railway Car Technicians (also known as Heavy Duty Mechanics or ''Carmen'') to work at it's Montreal Maintenance Center in Pointe St-Charles.

As a Railway Car Technician, you will service our passenger cars in terms of regular maintenance and heavy repairs. You will also repair the inside and outside of our passenger cars including: Seats, Toilets, Sinks, Blinds, Panels, Piping (Air & Water Windows, Brake rigging, etc. You will aslo replace and/or remove the major components such as: Wheelsets, Couplers, Springs, etc.

Variable schedules including days, evenings, nights, weekends and holidays.

High probability of working nights.

Hourly salary: $25.85 to $31.18/H

Evening shift differential: $0.75/H

Night shift differential: $1.00/H

Permanent position, including an excellent benefit program.

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You possess a professional or technical diploma in one of the following trades: Heavy Duty Mechanic, Tinning, Electrical Engineering, Plumbing or Welding.

You also possess experience in one of the following fields: Maintenance of Machinery or Heavy Duty Equipment Maintenance, Assembling, Mounting or Finishing of Transportation Equipment.

If you feel that this position is for you and fits your skills, please apply online on our Web site under the « careers » section at : http:www.viarail.ca/careers

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