Railway Car Technicians

Opportunity Reference #: 
390-31-17
Department: 
Remanufacturing and Repair Centre
Location: 
North Bay
Posting Date: 
Monday, November 21, 2016 - 11am
Closing Date: 
Tuesday, February 28, 2017 - 12am

ACCOUNTABILITY STATEMENT:

Railway Car Technicians inspect, maintain, repair, and remanufacture railway passenger cars, freight cars and their components.

MAJOR DUTIES/ RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Inspect, troubleshoot, repair and test rail car equipment
  • Perform preventative maintenance work
  • Work from blueprints
  • Use hand tools and various testing devices and instruments
  • Operate equipment such as overhead or mobile cranes and forklifts to assist with assignments
  • Adapt to new methods, processes, material and equipment
  • Follow prescribed safety procedures including the use of safety clothing and equipment
  • May work various shifts and on weekends and some work outdoors in adverse weather

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Grade 12 Ontario Secondary School (OSS) Graduation Diploma or General Educational Diploma (GED)
  • Certificate of Qualification as Railway Car Technician 268R or within final year of apprenticeship in the same identified trade
  • Demonstrated mechanical inclination
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a team environment
  • Demonstrated knowledge of safety codes and has demonstrated ability to work in a safety conscious manner
  • Ability to work outside in all weather conditions and walk on rough terrain
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills (oral & written)
  • Must have a valid driver’s license

Ontario Northland is an equal opportunity employer. Accommodation is available for applicants with disabilities throughout the recruitment process. Please contact Human Resources.

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How to Apply

Fax:705.475.5055
Mail:Attn. Human Resources Business Partner
Ontario Northland
555 Oak Street East
North Bay, ON
P1B 8L3

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