Licensed Heavy Duty Mechanic Edmonton 2141299

Edmonton, AB

We are hiring for Licensed Heavy-Duty Mechanic with Motor Coach and School Bus experience. The duties include supervising daily activities of vehicle repair and maintenance operation to ensure proper performance and safety of all vehicles.

Qualifications of Mechanic:

  • Licensed mechanics will be considered (Red Seal/ Journeyman Certification)
  • Valid Class 1, 2, or 3 Driver’s License with Airbrake Endorsement.
  • Five years’ experience in vehicle repair and maintenance procedures.
  • Valid driver’s license .

Major Responsibilities and Duties of Mechanic:

  • Use diagnostic equipment to evaluate mechanical problems in vehicles.
  • Assign priority and process vehicle repair work orders.
  • Evaluate and recommend all repairs. Provide cost estimates.
  • Arrange contract repairs when work cannot be performed in shop.
  • Schedule routine vehicle maintenance and preventive care.
  • Discuss mechanical problems with other mechanics and help them solve repair problems.
  • Inspect work performed by mechanics in overhaul and repair of district automotive equipment.
  • Correct unsafe conditions in work area and report any conditions that are not correctable to supervisor immediately.
  • Keep shop, equipment, and tools in safe operating condition.
  • Supervise cleaning of buses by washing crew.
  • Direct the upkeep and appearance of shop and parking lot area.
  • Work irregular hours and respond to after-hours emergency calls as needed.
  • Hold tool box meeting and record minutes.
  • Test drive before and upon completion of bus repairs for drivability issues.
  • Reports to the supervisor (Edmonton)/ Director of Maintenance.
  • Other duties as assigned

Working Conditions of Mechanic:

Moderate walking, standing, climbing, heavy lifting, carrying, stooping, bending, kneeling, and reaching. Work outside and inside, around moving objects, and with vehicles and machinery with moving parts. Frequent exposure to dampness and humidity, toxic chemicals, exhaust fumes, gasoline, and diesel fuel. Travel may be required to other sites. Must be available for weekends and overtime when required. Competitive pay and benefits based on experience.

Please apply online today!


Golden Arrow

Golden Arrow


Golden Arrow Coaches has been in continuous service throughout Western Canada for over 30 years. We are a leading motor coach company in this area, with a modern fleet of about 40 coaches and complete maintenance facilities.

Being based in Edmonton provides us with opportunities to travel to many extraordinary destinations. With easy access to the Canadian Rockies, to British Columbia, to the Yukon and Alaska, and to the U.S Pacific Northwest, we are ideally located for many tour needs.

It is well known that the people who are attracted to this career truly enjoy working with people. All of our drivers are "people" people. As one of our professional coach operators, you will be interacting with people from Canada and around the world at many levels.

There is much to challenge one and to master in a career like this. Our country is diverse, and few experience the breadth and depth of its diversity like one of us. The rewards are many for those who choose to join our team. We offer competitive wages and invest in our people.

At Golden Arrow, our operators travel throughout North America, primarily in the western regions. As a professional coach operator, you will be capable of handling the equipment consistently within a generous envelope of comfort and safety. Delivering a smooth ride with confidence in any terrain is of importance to us.

Each of our motor coach operators posesses an Alberta Class 2 commercial operators license with its attendant medical reporting requirements. Each has completed the American written examination, under supervision, in accordance of part 391.35 of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations. Each participates in ongoing company training initiatives and becomes familiar with the legal framework governing transportation workers in Canada. Each must meet the security requirements for transiting between Canada and the United States.

We seek the best of the best. Those with talent, motivation, and related experience (like transit) may find a start, those with depth of experience may find new & rewarding experiences waiting.

There is no better time than now to inquire about this opportunity


Our principal business involves school transportation in the greater Edmonton area. Our buses are also available for charterand are used for transportation by various schools and groups for a wide range of events.
It is our goal to provide a top quality service for our clients at reasonable rates. We have over 400 school buses available for school runs, short & medium term charters, and longer term lease. In another operating division we have over 40 luxury motor coaches available for charter, ensuring that we can meet all of your land based transportation needs


It is well known that the people who are attracted to this career truly enjoy working with people. All of our drivers are "people" people. They will make every effort to see to the safety and enjoyment of their passengers.
With over 400 school buses we are always looking for energetic and capable people to join our team. This career can be attractive to meet the needs of a variety of people. It can be part time - perhaps a kindergarten or school run in the morning and/or afternoon, to full time school and charter drivers.


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