VIA Rail Canada
Our employees are key contributors to operating 420 trains weekly on 12,500 kilometers of track, serving 450 communities across the country, from coast to coast and north to Hudson Bay. They believe in our more human way to travel. They share our passion for quality services, traveller satisfaction and safety. They continue to make VIA Rail a leader in travel and tourism experiences in Canada.
Reference Number: ELEC_VCVR_062019
Status: Permanent – Full time
Job Category: Skilled Trades
Location: VANCOUVER, BC
VIA Rail Canada Inc., Canada’s passenger train service, is seeking 2 Red Seal Electricians for its Vancouver Maintenance Centre.
As an Electrician for Via Rail, you will perform electrical duties on locomotives and passenger cars, including our HVAC equipment.
You will have the overall responsibilities of all electrical equipment, including heating, ventilation, air conditioning, refrigeration and lighting systems.
You will install, repair and replace electrical controls and panel boxes, test and measure voltage, loads, ground faults integrity of circuits for all electrical equipment.
You will also conduct preventive maintenance programs.
Connecting people and places from coast to coast, it is only natural that VIA Rail would be committed to providing a productive and welcoming workplace that reflects our Canadian society. VIA Rail is an employment-equity employer and encourages all qualified candidates to apply. VIA Rail Canada is proud to be a military friendly employer.
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