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CURRENT EXTERNAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES WITH PROTRANS BC
Job Title: Guideway Serviceperson
Job ID: EXT-0019-2014
Location: Richmond, BC, CANADA
Full/Part Time: Part Time, Regular
PROTRANS BC is the private operator of the Canada Line, a 19-km automated rail-based rapid transit system connecting Downtown Vancouver with central Richmond and the Vancouver International Airport. Located in Richmond, we are a part of the PROTRANS family of SNC-Lavalin O&M, a global solutions provider to facility and asset operations.
The Guideway Serviceperson is responsible for supporting and undertaking Guideway inspection and maintenance activities that are primarily completed during the nightly system closure. Guideway Servicepersons work as part of the Guideway team in ensuring that the guideway, including trackwork, special trackwork, structures, power rail, drainage systems, and other guideway appurtenances are maintained in a safe and serviceable condition. They may also act in a supplementary and support role with other Wayside groups in the maintenance of Power Supply & Distribution systems, Electronic, and/or Building Services systems.
DUTIES & ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS
Perform track and guideway inspection and preventive and corrective maintenance tasks
Perform guideway cleaning activities
Obtain PTE’s, Work Zones, and Proceed clearances
Escort various personnel and contractors into ATC territory and restricted areas
Operate and/or act as Operator Assistant for rail-borne equipment such as maintenance vehicles and speeders
Operate track maintenance machinery and various other tools and equipment
Operate company vehicles with valid BC Unrestricted Class 5 driver’s license
Respond to emergencies and other abnormal guideway situations as required
Perform other related guideway tasks as may be assigned
Under the direction of qualified technicians, assist with the inspection and maintenance of other systems such as Power Supply & Distribution systems, Electronic systems, or Building Services systems
May be called in to assist with service disruptions, equipment failures or emergencies
Assists with clearing tracks during severe weather conditions and/or dealing with intrusions in the guideway
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE
High school diploma or equivalent
Valid Class 5 Unrestricted BC driver’s licence
Trades qualification or training an asset
3 years maintenance or construction experience in an industrial environment
Railway track maintenance experience an asset
Must be able to work solid night shifts (2300 – 0500)
Must be able to work in an outdoor night environment year round
Must be physically fit and capable of performing heavy work
Must be able to be assessed and qualify in all PROTRANS BC rules and procedures
Posting Date: September 23, 2014
Closing Date: Posted Until Filled
Hourly Rate of Pay: $31.97
HOW TO APPLY
To apply, please submit your cover letter and resume at www.protransbc.com. We appreciate all responses and advise that only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls please.
PROTRANS BC OPERATIONS LTD is committed to respecting all principles of employment equity and applicable privacy legislation.
No internal job opportunities available at this time.