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City of Swift Current
….. a growing, vital, thriving city, the choice location in Saskatchewan in which to live, work, invest, visit and play. Where Life Makes Sense! 

Mechanic Journeyperson

  • Type:Full Time
  • Salary/Pay Rate:$25.48 to $30.99/ hour
  • Posted Date:08/26/2022
The City of Swift Current is inviting applications for the position of Mechanic Journeyperson. This is a permanent full-time in-scope position.

Under the direction of the Service Garage Superintendent, you will perform duties involving inspections, preventive maintenance and repair on equipment and machinery from all city departments. You will be required to supply your own tools.

Basic Requirements:
• Grade 12 Education or GED;
• Certificate of qualification as a Journeyman and/or Heavy Duty Mechanic;
• Willingness to become Youth Certified; 
• Must possess and maintain a valid Class 5A Saskatchewan Driver’s License and have ability to upgrade to a Class 3A or 1A license if required;
• Knowledge and ability to use both mechanical and computerized diagnostic
• Ability to work with minimum supervision, and to work well with other employees; and 
• Mechanic Apprentice may be considered – must have successfully completed 2nd, 3rd, or 4th year of Apprenticeship Program.

Desirable Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
• Ability to identify automotive/heavy duty equipment mechanical and electrical problems;
• Knowledge and understanding of electronic components, electrical systems
and schematics; and
• Ability to weld and carry out moderate fabrication.

The salary range for this position is $25.48 to $30.99 per hour in accordance with City of Swift Current - CUPE Local 183 Collective Agreement. The City offers an attractive benefits package and pension plan. 

This position will remain open until filled. To apply, please submit your resume and a covering letter to:

Human Resources             Fax: (306) 778-2194
City of Swift Current           Email: hr@swiftcurrent.ca
P.O. Box 340
Swift Current, SK  S9H 3W1

We wish to thank all candidates who apply, however only those selected for interviews will be contacted.
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