Utility Truck amd Transport Vehicle Tradesperson

Utility Truck amd Transport Vehicle Tradesperson
Employment type: Full-time
City: Fort St. John
Last visit: 2014-06-16
Author's ads: 1

Posted: 2014-06-16


Investing in the future

BC Hydro is committed to powering the province of British Columbia with clean, reliable electricity for generations. As one of North America’s leading energy providers, we are investing in the projects that are needed to keep the lights on in our province in one of the largest expansions of electrical infrastructure in British Columbia’s history.

BC Hydro has generation and transmission projects and assets throughout B.C. - from the Lower Mainland to northern B.C and Vancouver Island to the East Kootenays. We need to keep our system and facilities running at their best while investing in new, clean and sustainable sources of power. You can be part of the legacy by joining our team. Together, we can build our community, foster conservation and deliver clean, reliable energy for today, tomorrow and for generations to come.

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Truck and Transport Vehicle Mechanic (with red seal) with a utility certification and is qualified to work on aerial devices and shall generally perform the duties of their trade in a safe and efficient manner.

These duties shall include the repair, maintenance, modification and commissioning of vehicles and equipment.


A British Columbia Trades Qualification (BCTQ) in Commercial Transport (or Truck & Transport) is required for this position.

Canadian Utility Fleet Vehicle Council certification and qualified to work on aerial devices.

A British Columbia Certificate of Qualification (BCCQ) in commercial truck or heavy duty mechanics.

A valid B.C. driver's licence Class 3 with air brake endorsement or ability to obtain same.

Maintenance / repair and operational experience with digger derricks, cranes, material handling aerial devices and personnel lifts is essential.

Certification as a Commercial Vehicle Inspector is preferred or ability to obtain as required.

 How to Apply

Interested candidates should submit their applications online at www.bchydro.com/careers/ by July 7th, 2014

Click here to access the job posting or visit the BC Hydro “Current Opportunities” Careers page to view and apply for jobs.

What we offer



Work that Challenges and Inspires

Make a difference with satisfying and important work that contributes to the growth of our province. Be at the forefront of a world-wide movement towards energy conservation & sustainability. Experience the wonders of hydro-electric power generation and breathtaking landscapes of B.C.

Meaningful Work, Meaningful Rewards

Receive an attractive flexible benefits package to cover you and your family. Coverage includes: provincial health coverage (MSP) premiums, prescription drugs and medical supplies, professional health practitioner services, dental, vision care, as well as life and disability insurance. Receive a defined benefit pension plan that guarantees your retirement earnings and is not subject to market rate returns. Receive comprehensive health, counselling and family support services and be part of our health promotion programs to support employees in achieving a healthy lifestyle and a balance between work and life.

A Career for Today and Tomorrow

Advance through developed career paths in the skilled trades, engineering, technology, project management, safety, environment and more. Have the opportunity to explore and work in various locations throughout the province, and receive financial support for your move. Receive mentoring, coaching and career planning and be eligible for tuition and education support to help unleash your potential.

Be a leader among leaders

Join our team and be recognized amongst our employees for our achievements in the community, environment and local economy. We have been recognized for our leadership and excellence by receiving awards for:

To learn more about this position or apply online, visit our website at bchydro.com/careers. We thank you for your interest and will contact you if you are selected for an interview. BC Hydro is committed to diversity and employment equity.

Career Level: Entry Level

Years of Relevant Experience: Any

Education: Certification

Industry: Energy , Oil and Utilities

Job Function: Skilled Trades and Labour

Website: http://www.bchydro.com/careers