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Locomotive Attendant- Vancouver
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Permanent - Full time
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Train Operations
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British Columbia
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Do you enjoy working outdoors and operating heavy duty equipment? Do you have a good sense of direction and consider yourself to be conscientious when it comes to Health and Safety in the execution of your tasks? This opportunity could be suited for you!

VIA Rail Canada Inc., a leader in passenger transportation in Canada, is currently seeking to hire candidates to work at our Vancouver Maintenance Center.

As a Locomotive Attendant, you will be responsible for the safe movement of locomotives and train consists in and around the confines of the Vancouver Maintenance Center. You may also be asked to perform general cleaning and other related duties. You must be willing and able to work outdoors in all types of weather conditions.

-Permanent position, 40 hours per week.
-Mainly evening shifts including weekends.
-The schedule choice is based on seniority.
-Two (2) days off a week.

Hourly Rate:

Qualified Locomotive Attendant rate: $29.81/hr - $33.11/hr
Training Rate :15/hr

Requirements :
-Possess a High School Diploma.
-Possess a valid driver’s license. (Class 1 or 3 is an asset).
-Be willing and able to work outdoors in all types of weather conditions.
-Possess related experience and meet the physical requirements of this position.

- Possess an experience as Locomotive Attendant or in a railway environment.
- Possess a C.R.O.R certification.

VIA Rail thanks all applicants for their interest, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted. VIA Rail is an employment-equity employer and encourages all qualified candidates to apply. VIA Rail Canada is proud to be a military friendly employer.

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