Commercial Transport Mechanic

Dawson Road Maintenance - Fort St. John, BC (30+ days ago)

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Are you looking for a chance to be part of something big, something meaningful, something important? How about keeping our vital transportation infrastructure — our necessary roads, highways and bridges — safe for B.C. families and businesses!

Dawson Road Maintenance is looking for skilled, passionate people to help us safely connect our communities.

We operate a diverse fleet of specialized equipment using the latest in technology, including GPS-tracking backed by real-time weather forecasts. From winter snow to avalanches, mud slides or washouts, we work hard to make sure our highways are open and safe for the travelling public.

Work for us and you will be a valued member of the Dawson Group, a family owned group of transportation and construction companies serving all of B.C. People First is one of our core values, and we take it seriously. As well, we pride ourselves on acting with Integrity, Excellence and Respect. These values define us andguide all the decisions we make.

In this role you will be a valued member at Dawson Road Maintenance, working as a temporary, full-time Commercial Transport Mechanic, reporting to: Superintendent, Mechanical. This position maintains, rebuilds, overhauls, reconditions, and does the diagnostic troubleshooting of motorized all commercial vehicles. Your base location will be Fort St. John, BC.


  • Prioritizes safety in all aspects of the job
  • Strives to exceed industry standards by continuously offering first-class customer service
  • Successfully determines vehicle condition by conducting inspections and diagnostic tests; identifying worn and damaged parts
  • Maintains current and accurate vehicle records by documenting all services and repairs
  • Ensures equipment is available for use by completing preventive maintenance
  • Corrects vehicle deficiencies by removing, repairing, adjusting, overhauling, assembling, disassembling, and replacing major assemblies, sub-assemblies, components, parts, or systems, such as, power and drive trains, electrical, air conditioning, fuel, emission, brakes, steering, and hydraulics
  • Verifies vehicle performance by conducting test drives and confirming repair completion before releasing the vehicle
  • Complies with federal and provincial vehicle requirements by inspecting vehicle’s to CVSE compliance


  • Apprentices are encouraged to apply
  • Valid Class 3 or 5 License with air endorsement
  • MVI knowledge is an asset
  • General knowledge of all makes
  • First aid experience is an asset
  • Self-motivated, mature, and able to work unassisted


Looking to be a key member of a well-established family-owned company? Our core values include: People First, Integrity, Respect and Excellence and as such we are committed to providing an environment that supports the growth and effectiveness of our employees and the organization. You will work for a company that offers an excellent compensation package, pension, and medical benefits, as well as learning and long-term advancement opportunities.

The Dawson Group is expanding, and we need people like you to join us on our journey to help us continue safely connecting our communities.

Apply now to start the conversation!

The Dawson Group uses a centralized application service- please apply electronically as paper resumes will not be accepted

Job Types: Full-time, Temporary


  • Mechanical: 2 years (Preferred)


  • Journeyman Mechanic (Preferred)