Overhaul Maintenance Planner

Coast Mountain Bus Company Ltd - Metro Vancouver Regional District, BC (30+ days ago)

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Marketing Statement

As the largest operating company in the integrated TransLink enterprise, Coast Mountain Bus Company (CMBC) operates a fleet of clean-fuel conventional and community shuttle buses, zero-emission trolley buses, and passenger ferry SeaBuses in Metro Vancouver, the largest single transit service area in Canada.

At CMBC, we're committed to providing an innovative, healthy, and engaging workforce. This is reflected in our workforce of over 5,500 employees performing over 400 unique jobs, who are committed and empowered to deliver service that attracts nearly 1.1 million passengers daily and connects people, businesses, and communities in the Metro Vancouver region.

We have the important job of helping our passengers get to work, appointments, visiting with family and friends, and back again every day. Metro Vancouver relies on us, and we take that as a point of pride. Want to join our team?

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Prepares work plan to be scheduled by the Manager and Supervisors to support the delivery of effective maintenance practices including the effective use of labour, minimizing equipment down time, validating materials inventory, monitoring costs and avoiding conflicting facility and labour requirements.
Develops and supports the implementation of planned maintenance schedules.
Prepares, monitors and reviews work orders as required, prepares and reviews maintenance records to ensure compliance with planned maintenance schedule.
Analyzes work orders and monitors work plan performance reviews with the Manager and Supervisors and makes adjustments to improve the performance of the work plans.
Schedules and tracks special maintenance or upgrading tasks into regular maintenance work plan, and analyses maintenance and life cycle costs to prepare repair/replacement recommendations.

High school graduation plus a trade qualification or diploma in a related maintenance or planning discipline, together with short courses in maintenance planning and scheduling, and training in the use of personal computers. Requires four (4) years related experience in vehicle maintenance and/or component overhaul, in an automotive/electrical/electronic/mechanical/service/parts environment, together with demonstrated skills and knowledge of maintenance planning processes and procedures, including exposure to and detailed knowledge of fleet maintenance systems and life cycle costing.
A further period of up to one (1) year is required in the position to become familiar with Coast Mountain Bus Company maintenance planning procedures and systems.
Other Information

Recruitment Process: An applicant will be required to demonstrate their suitability for this position by meeting the minimum level of qualifications and experience in order to be invited into the selection process. A standard interview format will be used including general, scenario and behavioural descriptive interview questions.

Work Schedule

37.5 hours per week.

Rate of Pay

Salary Starting from $6,271 per month.

The Total Compensation Package includes Extended Health, Dental, Transit Pass and enrollment in the Public Service Pension Plan. Focus on your development through tuition reimbursement, training, and mentorship programs. Enjoy a variety of health and wellness programs, including access to gym facilities. Speak to us to know more about what we offer.

How to Apply

Please click the 'Apply' button at the top right corner or go to https://www.translink.ca/About-Us/Careers.aspx to apply for this position and view instructions on the process.

INSTRUCTIONS: Please save your (1) cover letter, and your (2) resume as one pdf document prior to uploading your application on-line.

Posting Date: June 26th, 2020
Closing Date: July 13th, 2020

Please note that only those short listed will be contacted.

Having trouble applying? Please view the System Requirements & FAQ's by going to http://www.translink.ca/careers.

Equal Employment Opportunity

We are an equal opportunity employer committed to creating and supporting a diverse and inclusive workforce that is free of all forms of discrimination. We are committed to providing reasonable accommodations and will work with you to meet your needs. If you are a person with a disability and require assistance during the application process, please reach out! We celebrate our inclusive work environment and welcome members of all backgrounds, skills and perspectives.

Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. For a confidential inquiry, simply email us at jobs@TransLink.ca.