BC Local Government Job Posting Service

Heavy Duty/Automotive Mechanic

Engineering & Regional Utilities
CUPE, Full Time
Posting# 19-119


At the City of Abbotsford our people are our greatest asset. We offer a wide range of diverse, stimulating and rewarding career opportunities that support and recognize high levels of performance. In Abbotsford, we work strongly to create a challenging yet rewarding environment for our employees to thrive. We invite you to become part of a place that has strong corporate and organizational values, rewarding career paths, challenging opportunities, and an engaging and dynamic team to work with.

Be part of the story. Join our team today.

The City of Abbotsford is currently offering an exciting opportunity in our Engineering and Regional Utilities Department for a full-time skilled journeyman mechanic with a passion for customer service and teamwork.

The successful applicant will perform general mechanical overhaul and maintenance work on a wide variety of automotive and heavy duty equipment. They will: use electronic diagnostic equipment for analysis of computerized systems, undertake preventative maintenance and inspection, and prepare reports and make recommendations based on equipment condition.

The incumbent works under the general supervision of a supervisor who evaluates performance in terms of quality of service provided and the ability to adhere to established standards of performance.

As our ideal candidate you will have:

•           Grade 12 (or equivalent) plus a current British Columbia Trades Qualification in Heavy Duty,  Automotive or Commercial Transport Mechanic;
•           a minimum of two (2) years’ experience in the trade;
•           BC Certificate of Apprenticeship;
•           BC Certificate of Qualification;
•           Valid Class 3 B.C. Drivers Licence with Air Endorsement; and
•           Valid Certificate for Commercial Vehicle Inspection Permits.

At the City of Abbotsford we work strongly to create a challenging yet rewarding environment for our employees to thrive. We offer ongoing personal and professional development opportunities, competitive compensation, and a comprehensive benefits package.

If you are ready for a rewarding and fulfilling career where you will play an integral role in helping Abbotsford be the city that all other communities aspire to be, please submit your application.

To apply, visit us online at:

Closing date: June 18, 2019

Location: Abbotsford, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Categories: Mechanics & Vehicle Maintenance
Posted: June 4, 2019, 12:09 pm
Expires: June 18, 2019, 4:30 pm