310T Mechanic - Excellent Work/Life Balance (Top Rated Employer)

Switzer-CARTY Transportation - Mississauga, ON (30+ days ago)

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Switzer-Carty Transportation Inc. is currently seeking a licensed Class 310T Technician in our North Mississauga branch (Derry/Tomken). Switzer-CARTY is a growing school bus company and a leader in the industry. At Switzer-CARTY we have always remained true to our core values that the root of our success lies with our people. Our key values of leadership, honesty/integrity and professionalism has led to our company becoming an employer of choice.

There are many benefits to joining the Switzer-Carty team such as:

  • Competitive wages
  • Straight day shifts, Monday - Friday
  • Health and Dental Benefits
  • RSP plan
  • Employer paid license renewal: generous tool and clothing allowance

JOB SUMMARY – Duties and Responsibilities:

This position will be a full-time position reporting to the Shop Manager. Hours are predominantly days, Monday through Friday although some overtime may be required on a seasonal basis. Switzer-Carty operates a newer fleet and has a thorough maintenance program driving quality and reliability.

  • Performs scheduled and emergency services and maintenance to fleet vehicles (large and small school buses and mini-vans) in accordance with maintenance schedule and established practices
  • Ability to diagnose mechanical and electrical problems using diagnostic equipment and make recommendations on the best course of action
  • Perform brake, safety and emissions inspections in accordance with Ministry and company standards
  • Perform emergency road breakdown repairs. May provide trouble shooting advice to vehicle operators
  • Works with driver and supervisor in diagnosing problems and repairs needed
  • Performs inspections and repairs to wheelchair or other ramps, hoisting or lifting devices
  • Maintains records of maintenance performed, parts and supplies used.
  • Ensure vehicles operators have access to necessary supplies such as fuel, oil and other fluids
  • May assist in inclement weather in ensuring fleet starts and is in proper condition to meet service hours
  • Perform repairs and assist in maintenance of building
  • Maintains a clean and safe workplace


  • High School Diploma
  • Valid Driver’s license (class “G”)
  • 310T Mechanic License and experience with gasoline and diesel engines
  • 310S License is an asset
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Basic computer skills and capability of using OEM diagnostic software and tools
  • Ability to organize and prioritize

Switzer-Carty thanks all interested applicants, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Switzer-Carty welcomes applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process

Job Type: Full-time


  • Dental Care
  • Extended Health Care
  • Life Insurance
  • RRSP Match
  • Vision Care


  • 310T (Required)