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.
Railway Car Technician
Reference Number: RCT_CHURCHILL_072019
Status: Permanent – Full time
Job Category: Skilled Trades
Location: CHURCHILL, MB
VIA Rail Canada Inc., Canada’s national passenger rail service, is currently seeking a dedicated team-player to fill a unique position on-site at VIA’s esteemed Churchill Maintenance Centre. Our On-Site Maintenance Technician position is a hybrid role with a 65% focus on janitorial/cleaning related tasks, and 35% of the time spent on more technical electrical and mechanical inspections and repairs. By leveraging VIA Rail Canada’s expert training, maintenance manuals, and tools—you will perform careful procedures on both the locomotives and our rolling stock in compliance with VIA’s preventative maintenance program, as we continually surpass Transport Canada’s safety standards. In addition, you will be responsible for maintaining the level of cleanliness and pristine quality expected from one of Canada’s most integral public services.
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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