Apprentice Mechanic

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Mainroad North Island Contracting LP

An exciting opportunity exists at Mainroad North Island Contracting LP for an Apprentice Mechanic (2nd, 3rd or 4th year). The Apprentice Mechanic will be tasked with repairing and maintaining company vehicles and maintenance equipment. This position will be based out of Mainroad’s shop/yard in Cumberland, BC.

This is a unionized position, with all perks and other terms stated in the Collective Agreement.

What you bring:

  • 2nd, 3rd or 4th year Apprentice in a Mechanical discipline (Commercial Transport, or Heavy Duty) is required.
  • Valid Class 3 driver’s license is required.
  • Commercial Vehicle Safety and Enforcement (CVSE) Inspection Certification, or ability to obtain.
  • Experience in highway maintenance and/or municipal equipment is an asset.
  • Welding experience is an asset.
  • Team player with a positive attitude.
  • Capable of performing heavy physical duties.
  • Willing to work in extreme weather conditions.
  • Ability to work shifts (including night shift).
  • Strong communications and interpersonal skills.
  • Safety conscious.

This role involves a range of job duties, which include, but are not limited to:

  • Completing various repairs to fleet of road maintenance equipment including graders, loaders, pickups, tandem highway trucks, backhoes
  • Completing, recording and reporting the appropriate documentation for any and all items requiring repair, maintenance or cleaning

If you are excited to be a part of our dynamic and expanding team, we invite you to apply by submitting your resume via this advertisement, or by email at Please note, only qualified shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Mainroad Group is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity and inclusion in our workplace. We welcome and respect people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives. We are committed to creating a fair and equitable work environment where everyone can thrive and succeed.