Fleet Maintenance Mechanic

Department: Public Works

Closing Date: Oct 31, 2019 4:30 PM

Competition Number: 19-110

Job Summary

The City of Nanaimo is seeking a permanent full-time Fleet Maintenance Mechanic. Reporting to the Fleet Maintenance Foreman or Sub-Foreman, the incumbent performs major overhauls, minor repairs, and welding to various equipment, repairs or overhauls engine and power train component parts, carries out road tests, performs preventative maintenance inspections, signs off work as a Commercial Vehicle Inspector, services the various vehicles and equipment, and writes repair orders and parts order requests.

Duties and Responsibilities

Please see the attached PDF job description below.


Applicants must have completed Grade 12 or equivalent, possess a valid BC Trade Qualification or inter-provincial Heavy Duty Mechanic, Commercial Transport Mechanic Qualification and have a minimum of 2 years’ related experience.

A valid BC Provincial Commercial Vehicle Inspectors Certificate as well as a valid Class 3 Driver’s Licence with Air Endorsement is required.

Compensation and Benefits

This is a unionized position.  $39.88 per hour - after Probation (Jan 2019 Rate), based on a 40 hour work week.  A comprehensive benefit package is included.


To apply for this opportunity, please submit a resume and cover letter to employment.opportunities@nanaimo.ca referencing the specific competition 19-110 by the application deadline.

The City of Nanaimo is an inclusive employer and invites applications from all qualified individuals. We thank all applicants in advance for their interest; however, only those selected for further consideration will be contacted. If you are unsuccessful, please accept our appreciation for your interest. This position is restricted to those legally entitled to work in Canada.

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